Lensa App: How To Use AI Photo Image Generator To Make Selfies And Digital Avatars

Here is a step by step guide on how to use Lensa app to make AI selfies and digital avatars. Lensa is an all-in-one Photo/Pictures & video editor from Prisma Labs that uses Artificial Intelligence that takes your photos to the next level. Despite raising ethical concerns, the Lensa AI app is already topping charts on both Android and iOS platforms. The image editing app advanced processing algorithms to turn selfies into different styles of artwork like digital, anime, pop, art, etc.

Lensa comes with a large number of tools, allowing users to fully capitalize on the AI-powered photo-editing app.

Using built-in features you can remove objects from photos, erase blemishes from selfies, and more.

Currently, you might have come across everyone using the AI app on Instagram and Twitter.

Among all of the popular features of Lensa, it’s the AI selfie generator that is creating buzz. For a small service fee, the Lensa app deploys its AI to generate selfie portraits of yourself, with the result looking uncannily realistic.

A $3.99 package allows you to receive 50 different avatars with a 7-day free trial. Subscription fees vary after that, with yearly unlimited access costing from $14.99 to $49.99. But if you don’t want to spend money, download the Lensa premium version with everything unlocked for free.

Interested in using Lensa to make AI portraits? Here’s how to get started.

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How To Use Lensa To Create Digital Art And Generate AI Selfies

First of all, you’ll need to download the Lensa app from Google Play Store or Apple App Store on your smartphone. Once you’ve downloaded the app, Lensa operates using the open-source image generator called Stable Diffusion. So let’s begin.

Step 1 – Open the Lensa app on your phone.

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Step 2 – Click the Next button on the following pages to learn how the Lensa app works.

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Step 3 – Once you’re finished with the introductory walkthrough, tap Get Started.

Step 4 – Now to use the AI selfie generator in Lensa, you’ll want to subscribe to its paid subscription. However, there is a free trial available for a limited time. Tap the toggle next to Not sure yet? Enable free trial.

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Step 5 – With that out of the way, tap the yellow try free & Subscribe button.

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Step 6 – Once done with completing your free trial/subscription, tap on the yellow Try Now button.

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Step 7 – Hit the Continue button.

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Step 8 – Read Lensa’s photo instructions, select the checkbox next to I agree with Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, and then press Select 10-20 photos.

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Step 9 – After that, find and select 10-20 selfies of yourself.

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Step 10 – Afterward wait for Lensa to import your photos.


Step 11 – And then select your gender.

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Step 12 – Now choose how many AI avatars you want to purchase.

Step 13 – Next, tap the Purchase button at the bottom of the screen.

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Step 14 – Wait for the Lensa app to upload your photos.

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Step 15 – After completing the photo upload, the Lensa app takes time to generate your AI selfie images. You’ll see the remaining time in the middle of the screen. Simply leave the app open, or tap one of the two options below – Notify men when it’s done or Hide this screen.

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Step 16 – When your AI selfie avatars are ready, open the Lensa app again and tap the smiley face icon in the upper left corner.

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Step 17 – Now tap on your pack of avatars.

Step 18 – You can now start having fun browsing through all the AI selfies generated for you! The AI selfies are organized by various categories, including Sci-fi, Superhero, Mystical, Pop, and more.

Step 19 – And in the end, tap save all avatars in the top right corner to save all of the AI selfie images to your phone. Alternatively, you can tap any photo and then hit the Save to Photos button to save a single AI selfie.

Step 20 – That’s it.

If Lensa keeps acting up, you can contact customer support by emailing feedback@lensa-ai.com.