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12 Oct 202307:19

TLDRThe video tutorial introduces viewers to the fundamentals of creating images with Leonardo AI's image generator. It guides users through accessing the Community Feed for inspiration, remixing existing prompts, and generating new images using various models and settings. The importance of selecting the right model and settings for desired image styles is emphasized, and the video showcases how to achieve high-quality results, even with free features. The tutorial encourages experimentation and promises a follow-up on advanced prompt structures for better image generation.


  • 📝 Start by logging into your account to access the AI image generator.
  • 🔍 Explore the Community Feed for inspiration and to learn from others' prompts.
  • 🎨 Remix existing images by using the same settings or tweaking the prompts to create new images.
  • 📖 Copy prompts from the Community Feed to use in the generator with your own settings.
  • 🌐 Generate new images using a selected model, which influences the style or look of the image.
  • 🛠️ Customize your image generation by adjusting various settings such as quality, resolution, and premium features.
  • 🎨 Select a custom model that matches the desired aesthetic for your image.
  • 🔧 Experiment with additional features like elements and negative prompts for more control over the image generation.
  • 📐 Choose input dimensions and aspect ratios that best suit your desired image outcome.
  • 💡 Turn on premium features like Alchemy and Photo Real for higher quality, photo-realistic images.
  • 🚀 Achieve high-resolution images using the creative upscaler, even with a free account.

Q & A

  • What is the first step in using Leonardo AI's AI image generator?

    -The first step is to log in to your account.

  • How can you find inspiration for creating images in Leonardo AI?

    -You can explore the Community Feed to scroll through and find inspiration from images created by others.

  • What information can you learn from an image in the Community Feed?

    -You can learn about the prompt used to create the image, its resolution, settings, and the model used for generation.

  • How can you use the same settings as a community image?

    -By clicking on 'remix', you can generate an image with the same settings and then make changes as desired.

  • What are some ways to generate an image using a model you like?

    -You can either click 'generate with this model' and type your own prompt or copy the prompt from a community image and use it in the generator.

  • What are some of the settings available for adjusting the quality and look of the generated images?

    -You can adjust the quality, number of images, resolution, and turn on or off various features, including premium features like Alchemy and Photo Real.

  • How do you select a custom model for a specific style or look?

    -Under 'select custom model', you can choose from different styles like photo real, dream, shaper, or 3D animation to match the aesthetic you're aiming for.

  • What is the benefit of using premium features like Alchemy and Photo Real?

    -Premium features enhance the quality of the generated images, making them more photo realistic or taking them to the next level in terms of detail and fidelity.

  • How can you upscale the resolution of a generated image?

    -You can use the 'creative upscale' option to re-render the image at a higher resolution, significantly increasing its pixel count.

  • What is the importance of matching the resolution of the model when generating images?

    -Matching the model's trained resolution ensures the best results, as the model has been optimized for that specific size, but it's not necessary when using features like Alchemy.

  • How can you experiment with different models to achieve various artistic styles?

    -You can choose different platform models and experiment with prompts to see how each model affects the final image, allowing you to find the best match for your desired style.



🎨 Introduction to AI Image Generation with Leonardo AI

This paragraph introduces the viewer to the basics of using Leonardo AI's image generator. It explains the process of logging into the platform and navigating to the Community Feed for inspiration. The speaker demonstrates how to remix existing images by using the same settings or tweaking the prompts, and emphasizes the learning opportunities available from observing others' creations. The paragraph also highlights the importance of selecting the appropriate model to match the desired aesthetic and the potential of premium features like Alchemy and Photo Real for enhancing image quality.


🖌️ Customizing and Generating Images with Leonardo AI

In this paragraph, the focus shifts to the actual process of generating images. The speaker guides the viewer through the steps of selecting settings, choosing a model, and entering prompts to create custom images. It discusses the different styles available, such as photorealistic and dream-like, and the impact of these choices on the final image. The paragraph also touches on the use of premium features like Alchemy and Photo Real for achieving higher quality images and the option to upscale the resolution of the generated images. The speaker encourages experimentation with various models and settings to achieve the desired outcome, even with a free account.



💡AI image generator

The AI image generator is the core technology discussed in the video, which allows users to create digital images using artificial intelligence. It is a tool that utilizes machine learning algorithms to generate visual content based on user input, or prompts. In the context of the video, the AI image generator is used to produce a variety of images, from photorealistic to anime styles, demonstrating its versatility and potential for creative applications.

💡Community Feed

The Community Feed is a feature within the platform that displays images created by other users. It serves as a source of inspiration and a learning tool, allowing users to view and interact with the creations of others. By browsing the Community Feed, users can discover new styles, subjects, and prompts that can inform their own image generation process. It fosters a collaborative environment where users can build upon each other's work and improve their skills.


In the context of the AI image generator, 'remix' refers to the process of taking an existing image and its associated prompt, and then modifying the prompt to create a new, derivative image. This feature allows users to experiment with different prompts and settings while retaining the original image's style and aesthetic, facilitating a creative exploration and adaptation of others' work.


A 'prompt' is the input text or description provided by the user to guide the AI in generating an image. It is a crucial element as it communicates the user's desired theme, style, or subject to the AI. The quality and specificity of the prompt can significantly influence the output, making it a key component in the image creation process.


A 'model' in AI image generation refers to the specific set of algorithms and data that the AI uses to create images. Different models can produce different styles or looks, depending on the images they were trained on. Selecting the appropriate model is essential for achieving the desired aesthetic and can greatly affect the final output.


Settings in the AI image generator are the adjustable parameters that users can manipulate to control the quality, resolution, and other features of the generated images. These settings help users fine-tune their prompts and achieve the desired level of detail, style, and visual fidelity.

💡Premium features

Premium features are additional, often enhanced capabilities within the AI image generator that may require a paid subscription or special access. These features typically offer more advanced tools and options for generating images, such as higher quality outputs, better prompt adherence, and exclusive models.

💡Aspect ratio

The aspect ratio refers to the proportional relationship between the width and height of an image. It is an important consideration in image composition and generation, as it can affect how the content is displayed on different devices and platforms. Adjusting the aspect ratio in the AI generator allows users to create images that fit specific formats or aesthetic preferences.


Upscaling in the context of image generation is the process of increasing the resolution of an image without losing quality or detail. This is particularly useful for enlarging images for print or digital display, where a higher resolution is often required. The AI image generator offers various upscaling options to enhance the resolution of the generated images.


Experimentation is the process of trying out different settings, prompts, and models within the AI image generator to discover new creative possibilities and refine the image generation process. It is an essential part of learning how to effectively use the AI tool and achieving desired results.


Exploring the Community Feed for inspiration and learning from others' prompts.

Remixing existing images by using the same settings and making modifications.

Copying prompts from the Community Feed to use in the image generator.

Generating images using a preferred model by selecting 'generate with this model'.

Starting with training wheels on by playing with others' prompts to understand the platform.

Adjusting settings like quality, number of images, resolution, and premium features for image generation.

Choosing different models for various styles based on the images used to train those models.

Utilizing additional features like elements and negative prompts for more control.

Selecting the number of images to generate at once and accessing premium features.

Adjusting input dimensions and aspect ratios for desired image shape.

Recommendation to use premium features like Alchemy and Photo Real for best results.

Experimenting with different models like Dream Shaper and Fusion XL for artistic outcomes.

Achieving high-quality images even with free features by fine-tuning.

Upscoping images using creative upscale for higher resolution.

Encouragement to experiment with various models for optimal results.

Introduction of basic prompt structure in the next video for mastering prompts.