Do Androids Paint?
Updated: May 12, 2021
What do these typical Shadowrun portraits have in common? They were all generated by AI. The algorithm is called StyleGAN and there are many articles around about it if you want to learn more. The model learned from a selection of mostly David Auden Nash Shadowrun portraits and then generates a matrix of new portraits with elements like hair, clothes and facial features swapped and kind of merged to create new looks. Not all combinations look good and some need some touch-ups before rolling out.