Updated: Jul 1
Unlock the mystery behind my enticing AI-driven art pieces, hypnotizing colouring book designs, and energizing House Music DJ Mixes. Dive into the world of my technological gears, software, and creative journey that birth these masterpieces!
Welcome to my abode of creativity! In this article, I'll peel back the layers of mystery shrouding my AI-powered artworks, enchanting colouring book designs, and the heartbeat of my parties, my DJ Mixes. Brace yourselves as we set off on an expedition where technology meets creativity, birthing awe-inspiring visuals that touch the deepest chords of the heart. From my tech setup to the software I wield, I'll walk you through my creative labyrinth, sharing insights and nuggets to fuel your own artistry.
The Tech Behind the Magic:
In order to breathe life into my artistic ideas, I, naturally, turn to modern technology. Here's a sneak peek into my budget-conscious yet effective hardware setup, which feels quite substantial as I lay it all out:
Windows 11 Pro - Insider Preview
Processor – Intel Core i5-11400 @ 2.6ghz, boosts to 4.4ghz. 6 cores, 12 threads
Ram – 32GB (4x8GB) Corsair Vengeance DDR4 @ 30000mhz
Graphics – Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660 (will upgrade at the earliest opportunity)
Storage – Total unformatted 8 TB
· System Drive – 500GB Kingston A2000 M.2. Read/Write speeds of 2200MB/s
· Games Drive – 512GB Intel 670p M.2. Read 3000MB/s, Write 1600 MB/s
· Mass Storage – 2 x 3TB Toshiba HDD @ 7200 rpm
· Cloud – 1TB OneDrive via Microsoft 365
Monitors - 2 x BenQ GW2283 22” @ 1080p
Internet – Full fibre 900Mbs upload and download
Audio Interface – Focusrite Scarlett 2i4 (no longer available)
Digital Audio Converter (DAC) – PROZOR Bluetooth Amplifier w/ 2x100W passive speaker output and 192kHz/24bit audio.
Pair of Presonus Eris 5 Studio Monitors
Pair of Cambridge Audio SX-60 Standmount Speakers
AKAI MPK Mini MK3 - MIDI keyboard controller
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S3 DJ Controller
Software: The Key to Boundless Creativity:
In the realm where imagination meets technology, I wield a collection of powerful software tools that amplify my creative potential. Each one serves as a gateway to new dimensions of artistry, allowing me to transcend the ordinary and venture into the extraordinary. Let me introduce you to the transformative software I use to bring my AI artworks, captivating coloring books and DJ mixes to life:
Canva: The artistic playground that empowers me to craft stunning visuals effortlessly. With its intuitive interface and vast library of design elements, Canva sparks my creativity and breathes life into my artistic visions. From intricate compositions to eye-catching typography, Canva is my trusty companion in creating mesmerizing masterpieces.
chaiNNer image processor: Unlocking the hidden depths of my artwork, chaiNNer image processor is an extraordinary tool that employs neural networks to upscale images, enhance textures, and refine the overall aesthetic. It's as if the software breathes new life into my creations, imbuing them with an ethereal allure that captivates the senses.
MidJourney: AI text to image generation: A fascinating marvel of artificial intelligence, MidJourney AI text to image generation takes my written descriptions and magically transforms them into vivid visuals. It's like having a co-creator who can materialize the abstract, turning words into breathtaking imagery that transcends the boundaries of imagination.
ImBatch for batch processing images: Saving me invaluable time and effort, ImBatch is a versatile software that streamlines my workflow by automating repetitive image processing tasks. Whether it's resizing, changing dpi, or file formats, ImBatch ensures efficiency without compromising the integrity of my artistic expression.
Traktor Pro 3: When the time comes to infuse my artistic endeavors with rhythm and energy, Traktor Pro 3 takes the stage. This professional DJ mixing software empowers me to curate captivating soundtracks that synchronize seamlessly with my visual art, creating an immersive multisensory experience that transcends boundaries.
With this powerful suite of software tools, I step into a universe of boundless possibilities. They magnify my creativity, empowering me to create art, colouring books and house music expeditions that have a transformative effect. It is through this harmonious union of technology and emotion that my artistic visions materialize, leaving an indelible impact on those lucky enough to witness them.
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