How to Storyboard a Video — Examples & Techniques Explained

What is a StoryboardHow to StoryboardStoryboard ExamplesStoryboard SoftwareStoryboard TemplatesCreate Storyboard  → Storyboarding is a useful process for planning the look of a scene before it goes into production. But how does one storyboard a video? We’re going to show you how to storyboard a video with examples. We’re also going to give you some free… Continue reading How to Storyboard a Video — Examples & Techniques Explained

How to Storyboard a Fight Scene — Tips & Examples

Selling the action of a fight sequence relies on many things from the actor’s performance to the choreography to the set dressing and design. However, an unsung hero of epic fight sequences is the cinematography. Cinematographers prepare to shoot incredible fight scenes by using shot lists and storyboards. In this article, we’ll take a look… Continue reading How to Storyboard a Fight Scene — Tips & Examples

What is a Digital Storyboard — And Why You Should Use One

What is a StoryboardHow to StoryboardStoryboard ExamplesStoryboard SoftwareStoryboard TemplatesCreate Storyboard  → Filmmaking is a craft. And like any craft, the tools of the trade also change with the times. So how has a tool as fundamental as a storyboard changed? Well, it’s gone digital but what is a digital storyboard? In this article, we’re going… Continue reading What is a Digital Storyboard — And Why You Should Use One

Storyboard Website Design — How to Pre-Visualize Your Site

What is a StoryboardHow to StoryboardStoryboard ExamplesStoryboard SoftwareStoryboard TemplatesCreate Storyboard  → Storyboarding is a technique that originated within the filmmaking process. However, its value has exceeded that of the entertainment industry. Designers have found use of the technique during ideation and development phases of websites. In this article, we’ll take a look at storyboard website… Continue reading Storyboard Website Design — How to Pre-Visualize Your Site

Storyboard Camera Movement — Tips and Techniques

What is a StoryboardHow to StoryboardStoryboard ExamplesStoryboard SoftwareStoryboard TemplatesCreate Storyboard  → Cameras are getting smaller, rigs are getting more accessible, and camera movement is becoming more prevalent than ever throughout all levels of filmmaking. With that comes the task of incorporating camera moves and camera movement into a storyboard. In this article, we’ll take a… Continue reading Storyboard Camera Movement — Tips and Techniques

How to Storyboard if You Can’t Draw — 4 Alternative Options

What is a StoryboardHow to StoryboardStoryboard ExamplesStoryboard SoftwareStoryboard TemplatesCreate Storyboard  → How can you storyboard if you cannot draw? It might seem like a conundrum at first glance but, luckily, there are a number of alternatives to drawing that you can make use of and still produce high quality storyboards. In this post, we will… Continue reading How to Storyboard if You Can’t Draw — 4 Alternative Options

How to Storyboard Photography — Ideas, Examples & Templates

What is a StoryboardHow to StoryboardStoryboard ExamplesStoryboard SoftwareStoryboard TemplatesCreate Storyboard  → During a photoshoot, there are many variables and details to keep track of shot to shot. Lighting, camera framing, wardrobe, and poses can all change from one shot to the next. One of the best tools to ensure that every shot contains the details… Continue reading How to Storyboard Photography — Ideas, Examples & Templates

Storyboard Composition — A Guide to Layout, Format, Framing

What is a StoryboardHow to StoryboardStoryboard ExamplesStoryboard SoftwareStoryboard TemplatesCreate Storyboard  → Storyboarding is an incredibly powerful filmmaking tool that allows you to refine your ideas as well as communicate them to others. But how exactly do your storyboard visual ideas like a shot’s composition? Storyboard composition and storyboard format can be ambiguous. In this article,… Continue reading Storyboard Composition — A Guide to Layout, Format, Framing

What is a Storyboard Artist — Job Description, Duties & Salary

What is a StoryboardHow to StoryboardStoryboard ExamplesStoryboard SoftwareStoryboard TemplatesCreate Storyboard  → The best animated movies in history all began with simple sketches. Creating these foundational sketches is the storyboard artist. The decisions and drawings from these artists influence the rest of a film or TV show. But what is a storyboard artist responsible for other… Continue reading What is a Storyboard Artist — Job Description, Duties & Salary

What is an Animatic? Bring Your Storyboard to Life

What is a StoryboardHow to StoryboardStoryboard ExamplesStoryboard SoftwareStoryboard TemplatesCreate Storyboard  → Whether you’re making an animated commercial, a live-action short, or a feature film, animatics will help ensure a solid finished product. You’ve probably heard of storyboards and might have seen animatics before, even if you didn’t know that’s what they’re called. So, what is an… Continue reading What is an Animatic? Bring Your Storyboard to Life

24 Best Storyboard Software of 2022 (with free Storyboard Templates)

What is a StoryboardHow to StoryboardStoryboard ExamplesStoryboard SoftwareStoryboard TemplatesCreate Storyboard  → A storyboard is the tool used to pre-visualize your video project shot by shot before making a shot list. A project that startd the pre-production process creating a storyboard is more likely to side-step the blunders that can result from miscommunication during production. Create… Continue reading 24 Best Storyboard Software of 2022 (with free Storyboard Templates)

Top 13 Mood Board Apps of 2022 [with FREE Moodboard Templates]

Amood board captures emotion. The best mood board apps help you convey emotions and set the tone for your projects. In this post, we’re breaking down the best digital mood board apps, mood board software, and examples. Plus we’ll provide you with a bunch of mood board templates for free.Continue reading Top 13 Mood Board Apps… Continue reading Top 13 Mood Board Apps of 2022 [with FREE Moodboard Templates]

How to Make a Music Video Storyboard: A Step-by-Step Guide

What is a StoryboardHow to StoryboardStoryboard ExamplesStoryboard SoftwareStoryboard TemplatesCreate Storyboard  → If you’ve ever seen a music video script then you know they’re pretty straight forward. They give you all the information in a spreadsheet type of document, a.k.a. an AV script. This got me thinking about why the video part doesn’t show but rather… Continue reading How to Make a Music Video Storyboard: A Step-by-Step Guide

How to Use a Storyboard Template — Guide and Free Download

What is a StoryboardHow to StoryboardStoryboard ExamplesStoryboard SoftwareStoryboard TemplatesCreate Storyboard  → You’ve downloaded a storyboard template but if you don’t know how to use a storyboard template, you’re a bit stuck. What notes and annotations go next to the panels? What do those abbreviations mean? And, most importantly, how can I use this storyboard template… Continue reading How to Use a Storyboard Template — Guide and Free Download

Storyboard Rules — The Do’s and Don’ts of Storyboarding

There is no such thing as “storyboard rules” per se. However, there are standards and expectations that professionals use that you should know. In this post, we’re going to review the do’s and don’ts of storyboarding so that you can find your own style without making avoidable mistakes. Let’s get started.Continue reading Storyboard Rules —… Continue reading Storyboard Rules — The Do’s and Don’ts of Storyboarding