Synthetik replied to GSymon's discussion Paint Synthesizer v4 vs v5.5
"The quick answer is that the paint synthesizer in V5.5 is compatible with V4, so everything you could do with it in V4 you can do in V5.5.  However, there are a ton of new features in the V5.5 paint synthesizer when contrasted in V4.  That is really…"
4 hours ago
Synthetik posted a photo
yesterday
Synthetik commented on Asher Menken's photo
"So the idea behind this 'recombination engine' approach to building a NFT effect is that you use a different image folder brush for each body part.  Each body part comes from a specific image in a body part folder, so you have a folder of different…"
yesterday
Synthetik left a comment on Studio Artist Tutorials
"If you make the world's simplest PASeq (Paint Action Sequence) that just erases the canvas to the source image, and then process your movie file with that, then the source will be resized to whatever the canvas size is. This is true for Studio…"
Thursday
Synthetik replied to ArtLover's discussion PAINT PRESET MIXER (how to use it )NEED HELP
"Here's a tip on the workspace to help you understand different parts of Studio Artist.
Here's a tip on using macro edits you might find useful.  You can also get at things like this in V5.5. using the Edit : paint Synthesizer : QuickEdit menus.
The…"
Wednesday
Synthetik replied to ArtLover's discussion PAINT PRESET MIXER (how to use it )NEED HELP
"If you look back in the forum archives, this topic has been discussed multiple times.
 
The way the preset mixer works, each of the 4 corners corresponds to 1 of the 4 path memories in the paint synthesizer.
So look under Edit : Paint Synthesizer :…"
Wednesday
Synthetik replied to M A X's discussion GS: force masking
"So you can put whatever presets you want in a custom favorites folder,  make that folder the current favorites folder, then run the current favorites main technique.
So if you only have one preset in there, then it will just run that one preset.…"
Wednesday
Synthetik posted photos
Wednesday
Synthetik replied to Sam's discussion Mosaic BY Brush Source-->Image Folder
"My quick answer would be to use something like forward frame indexing as opposed to RGB, mapping, and then use Brush Load colorization options to get the coloring right.
 
The whole point of things like RGB Mapping is to choose the image that gives…"
Tuesday
Synthetik posted a blog post
This is a simple experiment using the Mutate Current Favorites option for the Main Technique in Gallery Show in Studio Artist V5.5.  I didn't cherry pick the output, you see exactly what gallery show generated in this short totally automated run.  I…
Monday
Synthetik posted a photo
Gallery Show grab during last minute stress testing of a Studio Artist V5.5.5 final build.  Almost there.
Monday
Synthetik replied to Paul Perlow's discussion Composite Layers Problem in Upgrade
"This whole issue is fixed on mac and windows now."
Sep 19
Synthetik posted a photo
Grabbed this during some last minute Vectorizer memory testing in Studio Artist V5.5.5.  It's all vectorizer, i'm using the internal clip buffer options to build the masking off of a mix of data augmented source and style imagery, along with forcing…
Sep 18
Synthetik commented on Synthetik's blog post Traveling Salesman Problem Sketch Animation
"Here is another example of mashing together 2 different free running movies into a single movie derived off of the color extrapolated single bezier path traveling salesman problem black and white sketch effect.  




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Sep 18
Synthetik commented on Synthetik's blog post Traveling Salesman Problem Sketch Animation
"This black and white vector paint animation derived from a single bezier path traveling salesman sketch effect is a good way to better visualize what i'm talking about when i say TSP sketch effect. Note that i'm building my sketch from 2 different…"
Sep 18
Synthetik posted a blog post
Studio Artist V5.5.5 has a lot of different features one can use to build TSP (Traveling Salesman Problem) sketch effects. I setup a Paint Action Sequence (PASeq) to automatically build a single bezier path TSP Sketch of a series of key-framed…
Sep 18
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