Y'know, we agonized over the zoom, pan and rotate settings.
They are actually stored with the project file. But we decided, at least for this version, that loading a project with the entire scene visible would be prefered.
In a future ArtRage, we might make it optional to start 'where you left off'.
Storing the reference images with the project is a good idea - we do it with the tracing paper so it makes sense to do the reference images as well.
AndyRage's mantra for graphics engine code:
"Sure - how hard can it be?"