34 Of The Best Motion Graphics Studios And Their Work
They represent the hard working studios which give you those incredible motion graphics effects and animations you love.You see their work in commercials or in big movies but you never knew who they are or how they do it.
Most of these made a reel to show off their best work and give you a taste of their capabilities but make sure you watch their full portfolio also cause a few minutes of reel can’t contain their whole work and it would be a shame to miss something.
Blur Studio is an American visual effects, animation and design company. Blur produces 3D character animation, motion design and visual effects for feature films and television, game cinematics and trailers, large format films, location-based entertainment, commercials and integrated media. The company is located in Culver City, California.
They are an integrated creative company that believes in the power of design to tell stories and shape experiences. For over a decade they’ve been at the creative vanguard, solving problems for the world’s most influential brands. Their process prizes collaboration, research, experimentation, laughter, failure, and discovery.
They’ve been practicing these principles from their studios in New York and Los Angeles since 2000. While they’re proud of their illustrious history, they’re far more interested in writing the next chapter.
The Mill has been creating world-class visual effects built on creative excellence and cutting-edge technologies for over twenty four years. They believe in creating work that touches people emotionally, that becomes popular culture and that people love, talk about and want to share. They believe in great ideas beautifully told.
They are a branding and marketing innovations agency. Their heritage is entertainment, their expertise is using insight-driven creative to realize the potential of a brand, and their passion is re-imagining the future.
Blind is a Business Design Consultancy. They help brands and businesses achieve their goals, accelerate growth and win customers through the power of design.
Established in 1995, Blind has worked with Fortune 500 companies to start-ups including: Microsoft, Xbox, Nike, Sony Playstation, Mitsubishi Motors, Audi UK, Meters/Bonwe, American Airlines, Electronic Arts and artists such as Justin Timberlake, Coldplay, Cinematic Orchestra, Gnarls Barkley and the Raveonettes.
Superestudio a is global design and animation company. From their Buenos Aires office to the world, they deliver avant-garde branding at its most artful, thrilling and sensible since 2002.
Luma is a world class creative studio with offices in California and Australia. This is where they build compelling and beautiful art, technology and culture. They formed in 2002, with divergent interests, in a tumultuous visual effects industry, always keeping with a steady goal to create standout work, with exceptional and friendly people.
Gizmo is an award winning animation studio that offers a range of 3D, 2D, character development, visual effects, production, direction and post production services to integrated content and films.
With exceptional CG characters and environments, Gizmo produces high end cinematics for world-class gaming companies.
SPILLT develops & executes branded content for broadcast & interactive digital medias. Upfront intros, TV show packages, promos, broadcast commercials, launch IDs, toolkits, feature film titles, music videos, logo design, web videos.
Eloisa has been delivering beautiful, meaningful branding since 2004, designing channels, IDs, main titles, promos and more for some of the world’s biggest television clients, including Turner, NBCUniversal, National Geographic, Discovery, Nickelodeon, MTV, Vh1, Fox, AMC Networks, Vice and Corus Entertainment.
Medialuna (MDL) was created in 1998 by Javier Mrad and Eduardo Maraggi, becoming the first Argentinean company specializing in Brand Identity for Tv Networks. From its beginning and as a result of its work, the company grew internationally and is acknowledged by colleagues and clients.
It has also been awarded several times for its achievements in broadcast design in North and Latin America, as well as, Europe and Asia. Nowadays, the company’s Creative Direction is lead by Eduardo Maraggi, Fernando Vallejos and Benjamin Ochoa.
Zoic is a company of accomplished artists and producers who understand story, process, and relationships. Their team has a proven record of success. They are masters in their fields of 3D, Compositing, and Production Management. Their reputations, in turn, attract additional talent and encourage a strong work ethic.
studioFREAK is an animation & design company based in Buenos Aires, Argentina specialized in Broadcast branding, Creative content development and TV commercial spots.
Rising Sun Pictures
Rising Sun Pictures creates inspirational visual effects for feature film, television and transmedia clients around the word. From humble beginnings, the company was founded in May 1995 by Tony Clark, Gail Fuller and Wayne Lewis who named it after the Rising Sun Inn in Adelaide, South Australia, where the first board meeting was held over a Coopers Ale on a Chesterfield.
Now with over 100 films under their belt, Rising Sun has achieved some truly amazing, technically challenging work, and has built a team of artists who are amongst the best in the world. They have the capacity and talent pool to scale to suit our clients’ needs.
Imaginary Forces is a design studio and production company. From brand campaigns to feature films, traditional media to new media, concept development to strategy building and beyond; their ideas are inspired by the the world around us.
They turn insight into opportunity, opportunity into stories, and stories into compelling experiences. As media advances and technology evolves, so do they. On any platform, any screen, everywhere you look, lives a product of Imaginary Forces.
Pattern is a production company founded in 2004. We have great experience directing and producing TV shows and products for TV, commercial ads and digital projects, often merging live action and 2D/3D animation.
At Ghost, they specialize in making the impossible possible – on film at least. Since 1999, they have been supplying world-class post production and visual effects to an expanding client base across the globe. They have worked on more than 40 movies and on thousands of commercials picking up a number of awards on the way.
Engine is a multidisciplinary media production + content company that brings ideas to life. Collaborating with agencies and clients directly, they believe there is no substitute for outstanding craft and creativity.
Their diverse approach and skill set means that they are not bound by tradition or discipline. They do what is right for our clients, the brief and the idea. Not themselves.
Weta Digital is one of the world’s premier visual effects companies. Led by Senior Visual Effects Supervisor Joe Letteri, Weta Digital is known for uncompromising creativity and a commitment to developing innovative technology.
Groundbreaking performance-driven digital characters like Smaug, Gollum, Kong, Neytiri, and Caesar (from Dawn of the Planet of the Apes) are widely acknowledged as some of the best digital characters ever put on screen.
Weta’s development of revolutionary virtual production workflows for Avatar, The Adventures of Tintin, and the Hobbit trilogy has firmly integrated digital production techniques into the film production paradigm.
Co-founder Peter Jackson established Weta Digital in 1993 to create the visual effects for his film Heavenly Creatures. The company went on to cement its reputation for cutting edge visual effects with work on blockbusters like the Lord of the Rings trilogy and King Kong.
Partners Brien Holman, Jayson Whitmore, and Jen Lucero launched Royale in 2007 with an uncompromising mission: be passionate about what you do, find inspiration anywhere, and create a fun, relaxed environment where clients and talent can thrive creatively.
Spanning all aspects of concept creation to execution, Royale integrates award-winning production, design and animation to weave rich stories across all screens, channels and media landscapes.
They are a creative studio and they craft spectacular visual experiences in any space, on any screen.
They have been one of the global leaders in VFX for over 25 years and counting, with industry-leading facilities in London, Vancouver, Montréal, Los Angeles, New York, Amsterdam, Paris, Bangalore, Shanghai and Mexico City.
Renowned for adding visual wonder and creative expertise to the advertising, film and entertainment industries, some of their most famous projects include blockbuster movies such as Godzilla, the Harry Potter franchise, X-Men, Prometheus and Life of Pi, and famous advertising campaigns for brands such as Samsung, Coca Cola, Sony, Three Mobile and Channel 4.
They are a London based Animation & Motion Graphic studio. In 2013 Cub Studio won a BAFTA as part of the Hat Trick team that produced the BBC’s The Revolution Will be Televised in 2014. Cub Studio are always looking for exceptional new talent to join the team and take advantage of new technologies and trends.
Bigstudios Inc. was founded in 1991. for the last 23 years they have been creating award winning commercials, broadcast motion graphics and VFX. Along with many international BDA and PROMAX awards, Bigstudios is an 17-time Emmy nominee and has won 5 Emmys for art direction, production and graphic design.
They pride themselves on innovation, creativity, client service and collaboration. Bigstudios is a full-service production facility working soup to nuts: from original concept development to final product. All the bells and whistles.