User Guide > Structure > Scene > Importing

Import Images as Scenes


You can import one or more images and have Storyboard Pro automatically create a new scene for each. This useful when you have a series of bitmap images that you need to include, such as backgrounds or scanned storyboards.

The supported image formats include: *.bmp, *.jpg, *.omf, *.opt, *.pal, *.png, *.psd, *.scan, *.sgi, *.tga, *.tif, *.tvg, and *.yuv.

Automatic Insertion

When using the Import Images as Scenes function, you can save a little time by using the following naming convention for your bitmap images when you scan. Having your bitmap images named in the following manner, will allow acts, scenes, panels and layers to be created upon import into Storyboard Pro.

The following are two examples of how the Automatic Insertion could be used: