This is a first try to reproduce an image from Albert Renger Patzsch’s seminal photobook Die Welt ist schön with the AI bot Midjourney.

The beginning of a long journey, and “a small step” for us, yet … (you know the rest of the quote).


Here is the prompt and the image:


macro photograph, black and white Photography, the base of an Algave plant, hyperrealistic, photographed by Albert Renger Patzsch with a Leica, white studio background, natural lightening, grainy image


b&w image of an agave