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Manga Studio 5 Beginner's Guide by Michael Rhodes

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Time for action – creating and setting up a frame folder layer

The page I'm working on looks like the previous screenshot. It's a simple grid panel layout. The special thing is that the middle panel on the second tier and the bottom panel are one panel. It looks like an upside-down "T" shape.

  1. To make sure that we're all on the same unit of measurement, go to Preferences, and in the Ruler/Frame/Unit section, set the Length unit to MM. PX is pixel and will change quite a bit between a page that's 300 dpi and 600 dpi. MM (millimeters) will give us consistent widths no matter the resolution. Unfortunately, since Celsys decided not to include inches in preferences, any conversion between inches and millimeters has to be done with a calculator of some ...

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