Storyboarding

What is storyboarding?

Storyboards are illustrations that correspond to the shots that make up your movie. They’re a tool for planning and structuring your video. Each panel is a rectangle that represents what the camera will see. You can use arrows to show which way the camera or actors will move.

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Printable storyboard templates

Storyboarder

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Before You Begin

Before you start storyboarding, ask yourself: What is my story trying to convey? What is my “argument”? What mood and style will tell this story most effectively?