Besides, if you'd be involved in project budgeting you would be aware that the costs are growing and using cheap alternatives is inevitable. This is the business. first of all.
If you hate people that can make your life easier and see the threat in everything related to AI then you can hardly call yourself an artist. Rather than a kid who likes to be in a comfort zone.
This is sad only for cheap projects and artists having no desire to grow. This technology in particular will make life easier for those who often use photostock services.
Take a look at an amazing Substance tutorial by Nathan Mackenzie. The video is a complete breakdown of how the artist created his barrel roof tiles using only Substance Designer. Basically, it’s a step-by-step guide to creating high-quality materials that can be applied to all kinds of surfaces.
The guide was originally a live stream on twitch, so check out this link if you don’t want to miss Nathan’s next breakdown.
You can get a set of materials by Nathan on Gumroad for £14.99.