In the rapidly evolving realm of AI, creating animated image ai has become increasingly straightforward. In this tutorial, we will create an animated image ai that leverages OpenAI's ChatGPT for generating text and combines it with a generated voice. The workflow consists of the following four steps:

  1. Generating avatar picture using MidJourney
  2. Generating text using ChatGPT
  3. Generating a voice using ElevenLabs
  4. Combining your avatar picture and generated voice using D-ID Studio

Step 1: Generating an Avatar Image Using MidJourney

Midjourney is an excellent generative AI that creates images based on text prompts. To generate an image:

  1. Go to Discord and Add the Midjourney Server (
  2. Select any general-# or newbie-#channel visible in the left sidebar.
  3. Type /imagine prompt: or select the /imagine command from the slash commands pop-up. Type a description of the image you want to create in the prompt field. Send your message..
  4. prompts example: "photo, a tattooed woman , low cut top, multi ethnic, facing squarely at camera, highly realistic skin, cyberpunk, multicolored, highly detailed figures, city portraits, Hasselblad X1D, smirk, bracelet, backlighting, gamercore --ar 2:3 "
  5. upscale your avatar image and save it ! Upscale MidJourney Image

Step 2: Generating Text Using ChatGPT

ChatGPT is a powerful language model developed by OpenAI. To generate text:

  1. Go to the ChatGPT page.
  2. Write a message to ChatGPT in the text input field.
  3. The AI will generate a response which you can copy.

Step 3: Generating a Voice Using ElevenLabs

ElevenLabs provides a service to create natural sounding AI voices. To generate a voice:

  1. Visit the ElevenLabs website.

  2. Paste your ChatGPT text into the text input field.

  3. Choose a voice in the Settings ex: "premade/Bella" then click Generate

  4. Listen to the AI-generated voice and download the audio file when you're satisfied.

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Step 4: Combining Your Avatar Picture and Generated Voice Using D-ID Studio

Finally, D-ID Studio allows you to animate your static avatar with the generated voice.

  1. Visit the D-ID Studio website.

  2. Click "Get Started" to create a new project.

  3. Upload your avatar image and the voice Audio file then click on "Generate Video".

  4. Once the animation is done, you can download the final video.

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    Creating an animated AI avatar video is now more accessible than ever. By combining powerful tools like MidJourney, ChatGPT, ElevenLabs, and D-ID Studio, anyone can create engaging AI avatars in a matter of minutes.

Remember, while creating animated image ai can be fun and engaging, it's always important to consider ethical implications, particularly when the ai image are intended for public use or commercial purposes.

Hamada Ghanem
Hamada Ghanem
Full stack developer

a Berlin Based web developer with over 5 years of experience. I specialise in development and design for mobile and web-based applications with a focus on simplicity & usability.