It is easy to find a free pdf storyboard template. Storyboard templates are all over the web. Now what if you need to edit your layout? Here is a set of storyboard templates designed for various film ratios that you can edit in Adobe InDesign (idml) and some even simpler themes for Apple Keynote (.kth) and Apple Pages (.theme). All these templates and many more are available in the Storyboards Shop.
01. Free InDesign Storyboard template for advertising – format 1.85:1
Din A4 sheet portrait set in Univers 10pt. with rule of thirds layer.
Download this file, open it with InDesign, and place your images in the blank frames. You can use the rule of thirds layer to adjust your composition and framing (toggle visibility on or off). Change the text to whatever you need, adjust the layout, place your own logo etc. Then export your finished storyboard in pdf as you see fit. To add page(s), right click selected page(s) in the “pages” tab, and duplicate the spread or single page.
Don’t want to bother working with InDesign? Get the blank PDF file, which you can print out and use right away:
02. Free InDesign Storyboard template for advertising – format 1.85:1
Din A4 sheet landscape set in Univers 10pt. with rule of thirds layer guide.
Open this template with InDesign. Change the text and import your pictures to make it your own. The rule of thirds layer is there to help you frame your composition. You storyboard presentation is then ready to export in PDF for screen or print use.
If you want to work on paper, get the PDF template and print it out:
Looking for something else?
Check, there are many more film treatment and storyboard templates available in the shop for Adobe InDesign, Apple Keynote, Apple Pages as well as free blank PDF templates for different film ratios.
03. InDesign Storyboard Template 2.39:1 (scope) — Avenir Light 10pt on DIN A4 vertical
04. InDesign Storyboard Template 2:1 (18:9) or Univisium — Avenir Light 10pt on DIN A4 landscape
05. Apple Pages Anime Storyboard Template for 1.85:1 aspect ratio on DIN A4 vertical
06. Apple Keynote Scope Storyboard Theme 2.39:1 DIN A4 landscape
07. InDesign Advertising Storyboard template 1.85: 1 Avenir Book 10pt on A4 vertical
08. Apple Keynote Storyboard theme 1.85: 1 Courier 10pt on A4 horizontal
09. Apple Keynote Storyboard theme 2:1 Avenir Light 10pt on A4 horizontal
10. InDesign Storyboard template 1.85:1 Courier 10 on DIN A4 landscape numbered
idml is compatible with ALL InDesign versions since version 4 up to the current one (INDESIGN CC 2018).
Keynote themes only work on Mac. You should own the font(s) license(s) for any given template to work properly.
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