Mukul Pathak
2 min readOct 30, 2023

Lost in Translation: The Disconnect Between User Prompts and DALL-E3 Outputs


DALL-E3 uses a ChatGPT-like model to enhance user prompts for better image generation. This mediator aims to align image generation with ethical guardrails and improve “understandability” for DALL-E3. Despite these objectives, this middle layer causes several issues including delusions of expected output, inaccurate output, and hallucinations that arise from repeated attempts to get the desired result.