Exploring Deep Dream Generator

Deep Dream Generator is one of many emerging image manipulation platforms that use AI to great effect. According to AIArtists.org, itself a fascinating resource, the service is an enhanced version of Google Deepdream which has been around since 2015. In simplistic terms, the service uses ‘neural network’ processing to manipulate images, often resulting in quite stunning effects.

Deep Dream Generator essentially enables 2 images to be mixed together with the power of AI.

If you’re interested in understanding the principles behind DeepDream, there is a clear explanation in this blog post by Alexander Mordvintsev, the original creator.

For those familar with the programming language Python, TensorFlow has a tutorial that describes a basic implementation.