Vision FX – AI Art Generator Plugin

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Information

Transform photos and images into anything you can imagine with the power of generative AI using Vision FX. Become both an artist and innovator while experimenting with a variety of different styles like cartoon characters, futuristic landscapes, classic or modern art and so much more. 

How it Works 

Compatibility: PaintShop Pro 2021 and above, CorelDRAW Graphics Suite 2021 and above

Install Instructions 

If purchased from the in-product Store: 

  1. A download link will be sent to you in your order confirmation email. Check your Junk or Spam folder if you cannot locate the email. 

  1. Download the file and open it to start the installation. If the installer does not start automatically, inside the window that opens locate and double-click on the file named Setup.exe then follow the on-screen instructions. 

    • Windows will recognize the Vision FX download as a disk or DVD drive titled DVD Drive VISION_FX. 

  2. Once the installation process is completed, you will need to restart your main design application to see and launch the Vision FX plugin. 

    • You can now right-click DVD Drive VISION_FX and click Eject. 

  1. To launch Vision FX, open the image you would like to start with in your main design application click the Effects/Bitmaps dropdown on the menu bar, click Plugins and select Vision FX

If purchased from paintshoppro.com: 

  1. After purchase, you will be redirected to an order completion page. Click the DOWNLOAD button. This information will also be sent to your email, check your Junk or Spam folder if you cannot locate the email.  

  1. Once the download is complete, click on the downloaded file to begin the installation. If the installer does not start automatically, inside the window that opens; double-click on Setup.exe and follow the on-screen instructions. 

    • Windows will recognize the Vision FX download as a disk or DVD drive titled DVD Drive VISION_FX

  2. Once the installation is complete, you will need to close and reopen your main design application to see and launch the Vision FX plugin. 

    • You can now right-click DVD Drive VISION_FX and click Eject. 

  1. To launch Vision FX, open the image you would like to start with in your main design application, click the Effects/Bitmaps dropdown on the menu bar, click Plugins and select Vision FX

 

Usage Instructions  

  1. To launch Vision FX from inside your application, open the image you would like to start with click the Effects/Bitmaps dropdown on the menu bar, click Plugins and select Vision FX

  1. Enter Text Prompts describing your desired output and adjust sliders for fine-tuning.  

  1. Click Run to initialize the image generation process. During this time, your main design application will not be accessible. A progress bar should appear on the first of the five thumbnails below your starting image to indicate that Vision FX is working. 

  1. If you need to hit Stop at any point during the process, the progress bar will be replaced by a message indicating that the model is stopping the generation. Once that message disappears, you can resume by hitting Run again to complete the remaining images.  

  1. Once the plugin generates all five images you can click Save to bring your selected result back into your main design application, or close Vision FX without saving. 

Chart explaining different slider settings

 

Minimum System Requirements

IMPORTANT: If your computer does not meet the minimum system requirements listed above, Vision FX might not work or will see substantial decreases in performance. 

Important Notes: 

FAQs 

Can I sell my AI-generated art after I create it in Vision FX? 

Yes, you are allowed to sell the artwork you create using Vision FX. There are no restrictions on commercializing the artwork, including reprinting, selling, and merchandising. This applies to both the images created during the research preview and the final artwork. Please ensure that you comply with the terms of use provided by Vision FX. While selling Vision FX-generated artwork is permitted, it's important to consider the ethical implications. Remember to acknowledge and give credit to the AI tool for its contribution. Genuine artists put in significant effort to create their artwork, so it's essential to respect their contributions while utilizing AI tools. For a comprehensive outline of the Terms and Conditions, please read through the EULA found here https://www.distinctplugins.io/docs/eula 

How do Vision FX and PaintShop Pro create AI-powered photos?

Vision FX and other AI-powered software create AI-powered photos by utilizing advanced machine learning algorithms. These algorithms analyze the input photo and apply artistic techniques and enhancements to generate a new version of the photo with the desired style or effect. The AI algorithms learn from the input data to create visually stunning works of art

Can someone tell if my photo was created by AI in Vision FX?

Once the results are refined, it is generally not possible for someone to determine if a photo was created using AI in Vision FX or any other AI-based software. The AI algorithms used in Vision FX are designed to simulate artistic techniques and enhance the creative process, making it difficult to differentiate AI-generated content from traditionally created content. However, it's always a good practice to disclose the use of AI tools if it is relevant to the context or if requested by others. 

Additional resources 

Creating AI art with Vision FX - YouTube

How to install and use AI Vision FX - Corel Discovery Center

AI art generator – Vision FX | PaintShop Pro

Support - Corel

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