Grouping Rules for a Scene

If you want to group several items into one object or create a compound object in a PSD project, follow the Reallusion grouping rules for a scene to convert the PSD group layers into separate objects or sprites in Cartoon Animator.
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Take the following PSD project as an example. There are single image layers and separate group layers under the main "RL_Scene" folder as shown in the "Forest" scene.

When you drag such a standard scene with a main folder called "RL_Scene" into Cartoon Animator, it will automatically imported in as a scene.

Compare the PSD layers and the object list in Scene Manager. You will find that these image layers and group layers are converted into objects within the scene.

The original PSD layers.

The object list in Scene Manager.

The benefits of designing a scene with the standard grouping rules are as follows: