How to Generate Stunning AI Images with ChatGPT in Simple Steps?

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OpenAI has introduced the groundbreaking DALL-E 3, the latest and most potent version of its AI image generator. Available exclusively to ChatGPT Plus and Enterprise subscribers, this feature opens the door to a world of imaginative and unique image creation. In this guide, we’ll explore the step-by-step process of utilizing DALL-E 3 within ChatGPT, bringing your wildest visual ideas to life.

Embarking on this creative journey requires a ChatGPT Plus or Enterprise subscription, with ChatGPT Plus priced at $20 per month. If you’re not already a subscriber, sign up on the ChatGPT website to access this cutting-edge AI feature.

1. Navigating ChatGPT – Log In and Sign Up

Begin by visiting ChatGPT’s website at, where you’ll log in using your account credentials. If you’re not a ChatGPT Plus subscriber, select “Sign up” to create an account and gain access to the full suite of features.

2. Upgrade to GPT-4 – Unveiling Advanced Features

Within the ChatGPT interface, locate the dropdown menu labeled “GPT-3.5.” Click on it and switch to “GPT-4.” This upgrade not only includes DALL-E 3 but also introduces advanced functionalities such as Bing browsing and enhanced data analysis.

3. Crafting Your Vision – Prompting GPT-4 for Image Creation

With GPT-4 selected, let your creativity flow by crafting a detailed prompt describing the image you want. Be specific about color, background, and style.

For instance, try “a photo of a girl face with alien mixed look on the face.”

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4. Bringing Ideas to Life

Once your prompt is set, watch as GPT-4 transforms your vision into reality. Click on the generated image to view it, and if satisfied, use the download option to save it. To explore different interpretations, hit the refresh button to regenerate the image with the same prompt.

Watch the below for the complete steps in detail:

Frequently Asked Questions about Generating Image using ChatGPT

1. How much does ChatGPT Plus cost, and why do I need it for DALL-E 3?

ChatGPT Plus costs $20 per month. You need it to access DALL-E 3 because this powerful AI image generator is available exclusively to ChatGPT Plus and Enterprise subscribers.

2. Can I use DALL-E 3 without a ChatGPT Plus subscription?

Currently, DALL-E 3 is only available to ChatGPT Plus and Enterprise subscribers. OpenAI plans to make it available in OpenAI Labs in the future. For now, you can access DALL-E 3 for free through the Bing Image Generator with a Microsoft account.

3. What does GPT-4 offer, and why should I switch to it?

GPT-4 includes DALL-E 3, advanced data analysis, browsing with Bing, and upgraded performance. Switching to GPT-4 is necessary to access DALL-E 3 and enjoy these enhanced features.

4. How many images can I generate with DALL-E 3 in ChatGPT Plus?

In ChatGPT Plus, DALL-E 3 has the same limits as GPT-4, allowing 40 messages in three hours. This means you can generate up to 40 images within that time frame.

5. What happens if I run out of boosts in the Bing Image Creator?

The Bing Image Creator provides ‘Boosts,’ tokens that speed up image creation. Each account starts with about 100 boosts. Once these run out, image generation may take longer, but there are no hard limits.

6. Can I choose different styles for the images created by DALL-E 3?

Yes. When prompting GPT-4 for image creation, specify the style you want. Whether it’s a photo, painting, watercolor, 3D render, or a one-line drawing, DALL-E 3 can generate images in various styles based on your preferences.