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Amazon Storyteller Eliminating the Use for Storyboards?

Amazon Studios recently announced there new tool that promises to eliminate the use for storyboards.  This is called Amazon Storyteller, which will allow scriptwriters convert their scripts into boards through an automated process.

The software is free
; also, this is how it works:

Storyteller begins by scanning a movie script that has been uploaded to Amazon Studios. It identifies the scenes, locations and characters from scene descriptions, and “casts” them from a library of thousands of characters, props and backgrounds. Filmmakers can recast or change locations, or they can upload their own images. Storyteller places the cast in front of the right background so that filmmakers can focus their time on the emotion and energy of scenes by using pan and zoom, changing the facial expressions and positions of characters, adding vehicles or props or adding captions with descriptions or additional dialogue. Once completed, the storyboard can be published on Amazon Studios where other users are able to view it and give feedback on the project.

Now to me this sounds like a bad idea, because, as it says: a library of thousands of characters, props and backgrounds.  Meaning, that everyone will end up with the same thing overall.  Personally, I love the idea of drawing my own storyboards, it's one of the few things that I do in my spare time (besides animation).

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