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That's why we've created this list of the best 3D animation studios for you to review. Read through company descriptions, former clients, and notable projects to find the best fit for your business. (And, if you want personalized recommendations, tell us about your project.)

List of the Best 3D Animation Studios

  • 1
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Rip Media Group is an animation and video production company located in Los Angeles. Founded in 2007, they currently have about 15 employees who specialize in video production services for businesses of any size. The team creates 3D motion graphics, 2D animation, and live action videos amongst others for clients in the IT, medical, and business services industries.

    Clients
    Accenture
    Ben & Jerry's
    Black & Decker
    Cisco
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Rip Media Group provided full-scale production services for a food services company. After creating a script and storyboard, Rip Media Group directed and edited the animated explainer video for publishing on the client's website. They delivered impressive customer service and tailored content that helped to establish the client's competitive edge. 

    "Throughout the entire project they were extremely responsive and always reachable." — Co-Founder & CEO, Food Services Company

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  • 2
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Atlanta GA

    The DVI Group is a strategic video communications agency that has been in business for over 21 years. Company capabilities include live-action filming, 2D/3D animation, motion graphics, instructional design, static banners, and print campaigns. The DVI Group also uses the latest technologies and new insights to re-imagine what business video looks like. This means they can also offer interactive video, personalized video, sales enablement, and all production and post-production services critical to every type of content required.

    Clients
    The DVI Group has worked with some of the most well-known brands in the world
    across dozens of diverse industries. We work with ambitious brands who know the value of premium quality
    visual content including Revlon
    Home Depot
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An airline hired The DVI Group to transform written training manuals into educational videos for pilots. The DVI Group tackled this task by reading the training manuals, interviewing stakeholders such as trainees, and developing a storyline to present to the client. Next, The DVI Group wrote a script and produced about 10 videos.

    "Their ability to digest mass amounts of highly technical information allowed them to have intelligent and productive conversations with us in order to produce effectively engaging and informative video content. It's miraculous how much they were able to learn about our industry." – First Officer, Airline

  • 3
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Irvine CA

    Sparkhouse produces marketing and advertising videos from its headquarters in Irvine, Calif. – just outside Los Angeles – and a second office in Del Mar, Calif. The 13-person team uses its video production expertise to design and develop videos for products, branding, websites, television, and social media. They were founded in 2009.

    Clients
    First American Title
    Nekter Juice Bar
    Jacuzzi Inc.
    Youtube
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A third-party health benefits administrator hired Sparkhouse to create animation videos to educate customers. The partnership is ongoing and to date includes 20 videos – from conference reels to interactive presentations to interviews.

    "The response to Sparkhouse’s work has been great, both internally and externally. That’s why we continue to use them. ... They keep things on track. Their communication and adherence to deadlines is good." – Vice President of Marketing, Healthcare Company

  • 4
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    دبي United Arab Emirates

    Focused primarily on corporate and commercial video, The Company Films is a 10-member video production firm based in Dubai. Since opening their doors in 2014, they've worked mostly with animation, including both 2D and 3D projects. 

    Clients
    DP World
    GP Engine Oil
    Zulekha Hospital
    Notable Project

    Earlier in 2019, The Company Films was contracted to create an animated brand video for digital marketing/creative agency. Responsible for explaining the client's unique qualities and message, they exceeded all internal expectations. The final product provided users of the client's website with a deeper understanding of how to use the site. 

    "It gave us instant credibility and represented our quality of work." – Marketing Manager, Digital Marketing Agency 

  • 5
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    A video animation and production company based in London, Shoot You Video & Animation Production was founded in 2000. Their team of over 50 employees operates out of additional offices in New York City and Amsterdam, serving primarily midmarket businesses across a range of industries. Additional services include digital marketing and content marketing.

    Clients
    J.P. Morgan
    European Commission
    BBC Studioworks
    Intel
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Shoot You Video & Animation Production provides video animation services for a marketing agency's clients. The team collaborates on storyboards, scripts, and content, handling each aspect of production. They provide consistent, high-quality work.

    "There’s nothing we could ask them that we wouldn’t be confident they can do. They’re a talented team." — Senior Creative, Marketing Agency

     

  • 6
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Top Notch Cinema is a video production company based in Astoria, N.Y., with a secondary office in New York. Founded in 2014, this company has eight employees. Top Notch Cinema focuses exclusively on video production services, including scripting, casting, shooting, and editing for businesses of varying sizes.

    Clients
    T-Mobile
    Reese’s
    Dollar Shave Club
    Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
    Notable Project

    Top Notch Cinema provided full-scale video production services to an insurance agency. They were responsible for creating a video advertisement to support the agency's digital and TV marketing campaigns. The client reported satisfaction with the final product.

    "The completion of the commercial was the best part. We’re happy with how the commercial turned out." - Owner, Insurance Agency

  • 7
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    San Diego CA

    Nanobot Medical Animation is a video production agency headquartered in San Diego, with additional offices in Kiev, Ukraine and Tallinn, Estonia. Founded in 2007, they have since grown their team to 17 specialists who provide video production and AR/VR development. They work with small, midmarket, and enterprise businesses in the health care industry.
     

    Clients
    Novartis
    Bayer
    Sandoz
    Abbvie
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Nanobot Medical Animation created a video animation for a health care company. They worked with the client to develop a 2D rendition of the project, and then delivered the 3D final project, taking into account the company’s comments and requests. Internal stakeholders were pleased by the educational animation.

    “We have received a very positive feedback from our stakeholders who thought that the MoA video was educational and helped them to better understand our technology.” – Brand Manager, Health Care Company
     

  • 8
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Walnut CA

    VeracityColab is a video agency located in Newport Beach, Calif. Founded in 2008, VeracityColab's team has over a decade of experience in video strategy and execution. The firm primarily works with mid-market and enterprise clients from the consumer products, business services, and healthcare industries.

    Clients
    simplehuman
    Intuit
    Microsoft
    Thermo Fisher Scientific
    Industries
    Notable Project

    VeracityColab helped a gaming startup with a branding campaign, producing custom videos. VeracityColab provided storyboards, scripting, and editing services for all the videos. Many of the videos created by VeracityColab featured 2D or 3D animations. The client was impressed with the VeracityColab's video production skills. 

    "When it comes to video, they're very strong in everything, from lighting and technology to storytelling. We can tell that they're invested in our success. " - Creative Director, Gaming Startup 

  • 9
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Pluck. is a video agency headquartered in Los Angeles, with an additional office in New York City. Their team of around 5 employees provides video production, advertising, and broadcast video services.

    Clients
    CapitalOne
    MassMutual
    Mastercard
    Indiegogo
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A transportation company hired Pluck. to create a brand video showcasing its services. They created a storyboard and filmed original content featuring the transportation company's customers. They had full control over the creative direction of the video, and the client appreciated that the video was delivered on time.

    “The quality of the video is excellent, and the feedback we’ve received has been very positive. We’re a small business and the video helps us stand out from our competitors.” - Owner, Transportation Company

  • 10
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Cincinnati OH

    Epipheo is a Cincinnati based video production agency. They were founded in 2009 and have a team of 60 employees who specialize in video production and market strategy for enterprise and midmarket clients in the IT, business services, and healthcare industries. 

    Clients
    P&G
    Dupont
    Epson
    Google
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Epipheo created a video for a lab manufacturer. They made an animated video that demonstrated the benefits of a new product being released by the client. The client was very happy with the video and said that it had received a lot of praise from others in their industry.

    “The level of efficiency within their organization is unmatched. Our engagement was unarguably the most pleasant outsourced project I’ve ever worked on.” – Marketing Manager, Lab Manufacturer
     

  • 11
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Promoshin is a Los Angeles based video production company. They were founded in 2011 and have a team of 11 employees who specialize in video production.

    Clients
    McDonalds
    BBB
    Intuit
    Comedy Central
    Notable Project

    Promoshin produced a video for a bioengineering company. The video introduced the client’s company, and was informative in nature.The client was happy with the finished video and regularly used it to introduce their company to others in their industry. 

    “Their positive attitude and unlimited revisions are noteworthy aspects of the collaboration.” – Business Development Director, Bioengineering Company
     

  • 12
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Montréal Canada

    BKDSN is a visual content agency that was founded in 2007 and is based in Montreal, Canada. They have two employees experienced in video production, web development, and print design for various small, mid-size and large companies, primarily in advertising and marketing. Services include product visualization, computer-generated imagery, 3D modelling, compositing, and color grading.

    Clients
    Audi
    Brother
    Reebok
    CCM
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BKDSN rendered 3D and CGI content for interactive promotional purposes for an automotive company. They also supported the client with web development and management. The videos created by BKDSN increased revenue, social media engagement, and product awareness and were used in sales pitches.

    “The videos for our 2012 product launches made a significant impact at a major trade show. During the event, the videos achieved impressive industry attention and helped us secure $10 million in new business. Our sales team continues to leverage those videos, which are currently earning tens of thousands of hits on YouTube.” – Marketing Director, Automotive Company

  • 13
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    New York NY

    Indigo Productions is a media production company located in New York. Founded in 1991, Indigo Productions' team of about 20 employees specializes in video production and broadcast video. Indigo Productions provides services to clients in consumer products & services, media and education industries.  

    Clients
    Salesforce
    Sony Pictures
    Rolling Stone
    AM New York
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Indigo Productions worked with a global investment firm to produce videos for the firm. The client wanted a video that would explain the organization's investment philosophy to prospective clients. Indigo Productions was able to successfully develop 6 videos that met the client's needs. Indigo Productions will continue to work on projects for the client in the future.

    "Indigo Productions did well from a project management standpoint. Things were organized and flexible when we needed them to be. From that perspective, it was great to work with them, as that was very important to us." - VP Digital Strategy, Investment Firm 

  • 14
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Severna Park MD

    Founded in 2012, Early Light Media is a media production company that offers video production services to their enterprise, mid-market, and small business clients in the advertising and marketing industry. Their 10 employees are based out of Baltimore, Md.

    Clients
    Microsoft
    Amazon
    Johns Hopkins
    D.C. United
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Early Light Media recently worked on video production for an internet marketplace. They created short-form reputational videos for that client.

    “We've gotten great feedback, as far as it being well produced and professional looking. It was very good movie-grade material and very compelling with how it all came together.” — Senior Content Creator, Internet Marketplace

  • 15
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    London United Kingdom
    RD Content, a video production agency, is headquartered in London, United Kingdom; Downtown Core, Singapore and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. They provide video production, digital strategy, and marketing strategy and were launched in 2009.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An interior design company partnered with RD Content in order to produce a video that showcased who they were as well as their services on offer.

    "The on the spot engagement was very impressive and we were made to feel very relaxed when interviewing."

  • 16
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Kharkiv Ukraine

    Wow-How Studio is a video production and design agency that was founded in 2009. They are based in Kharkiv, Ukraine, and have over 30 employees who offer a variety of specializations. Wow-How Studio's services focus on creative video and design solutions that feature animated video production, animation design, 3D graphic design, as well as AR/VR development and design. 

    Clients
    Mercedes-Benz
    Hallmark
    TED-Ed
    Thrustmaster
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A law firm in the US hired Wow-How Studio to create an introductory video for their unique legal services. After holding a creative session with the client, Wow-How scripted and animated a 90-second film that explained the practice and introduced the partners. The client was impressed with both the quality of their work and a fast delivery that outpaced the expected deadline.

    "Wow-How Studio did everything I asked. I got a great product for the price I paid, and they were a terrific partner." - Managing Partner, US Law Firm

  • 17
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Kyiv Ukraine

    Founded in 2010, Darvideo Animation studio is a production company that specializes in video production, advertising, and broadcast video. Headquartered in Kiev, Ukraine, the team of 250 works with midmarket and small businesses in the media, advertising & marketing, and entertainment industries. 

    Clients
    Pioneer
    Samsung
    PZU
    ABBYY
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Darvideo Animation Studio worked with a search firm to create an explainer video to create awareness and increase brand engagement. The client was impressed by Darvideo’s professionalism. 

    “They are very skilled in transforming sketches and conceptual information into the professionally crafted video. “ – Managing Director, Search Firm
     

  • 18
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

    Kasra Design is an animation company that is located in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia. Founded in 2011, Kasra Design has about 16 employees that specialize in video production and broadcast video. The company has created more than 700 commercial videos such as animated explainer, corporate, 2D, and 3D videos and motion graphics. They work with a range of clients in a variety of industries.  

    Clients
    Commonwealth Bank
    Maybank
    Hong Leong Bank
    Wolters Kluwer
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Kara Design created videos for a client's workshops and events. They produced two brand introduction videos in English and Indonesian that featured animation. The content received positive feedback for its streamlined messaging.

    "The team looks at feedback objectively and always tried to understand why I was making particular requests. They simplified the message I was trying to deliver and cleaned up our content." – Founder, E-Commerce Solution Provider 

  • 19
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Bottle Rocket Media is a video content agency headquartered in Chicago. They were founded in 2011, and their team of 9 employees provide video production and AR/VR development to their small, mid market, and enterprise clients.
     

    Clients
    Google
    United Airlines
    Kenmore
    Digitas
    Notable Project

    Bottle Rocket Media produced video testimonials for an advertising software agency. They met with the client before filming to discuss goals and strategy, and then delivered a complete project on-time and on-budget. The finished project was well-received by viewers and provides credibility for the client.

    “The Bottle Rocket team was very quick to respond, thorough, and a pleasure to work with. Scheduling was easy and flexible.” – Product Marketing Manager, Advertising Software Agency
     

  • 20
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Washington DC

    Dorst MediaWorks is a video production company headquartered in Washington, D.C. The company was founded in 2002, and has a team of 2 people who solely provide video production services and specialize in documentaries, corporate videos, and commercial videos.

    Clients
    USAID
    World Bank Group
    The Ross Prize
    Millennium Challenge Corporation
    Notable Project

    Dorst MediaWorks created a documentary that would detail an organization's work alongside the government of Ghana. The team met with the client, developed a brief, and then traveled internationally to film on location. The client praised the final cut of the video and cited improved online metrics.

    “First of all, they produced a beautiful video that was very visually appealing–we've posted it with pride on our website and social media channels. We believe that also led to an increase in online traffic and engagement.” — Deputy Chief, International Organization

  • 21
    $25,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Walnut Creek CA

    BX Films is a concept-to-consumer video agency based in Walnut Creek, Calif. founded in 2010. With a team of 12 professionals, they offer assistance in video production to clients from startups to enterprises, with a focus on advertising and marketing. They produce various video types, including commercial videos, brand videos, and explainers.

    Clients
    LARQ
    Stall Mates
    Cystereo
    Cisco Meraki
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A private equity firm commissioned BX Films to produce a video for recruitment purposes aimed at undergrad students. The video ended up being of higher quality than previous projects done by the firm, and it made candidates more interested in the firm than before.

    "From a project management standpoint, their team was awesome. The team at BX Films is organized, collaborative, and flexible. With video production, there are a lot of pieces and people involved. We really appreciated that they were willing to work with everyone’s schedules by getting different teams to participate. They were well-organized throughout the entire process." - VP of Marketing, Private Equity Firm

  • 22
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Mission Viejo CA

    Kyro Digital is a production company located in Mission Viejo, California. The company launched in 2015 and features a team of 17 specialists. Kyro Digital is exclusively dedicated to providing their clients with video production services.

    Notable Project

    A storage company needed a production agency's support to get the word out about their services by creating promotional videos. Kyro Digital developed scripts and storyboards and produced a brand video that included an interview with one of the location managers. Based on the excellent results, the client hired Kyro Digital again to create a promotional Christmas video that was very well received.

    "Our Christmas video was a big hit and went viral on social media. We created a special landing page on our website for that video and received the highest traffic we’d ever seen. We got great feedback." — CMO, Storage Company

  • 23
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    New York NY

    IdeaRocket is a production agency based in New York. They have a team of around 10 employees and were founded in 2012. Their services are solely video production provided to all size clients. 

    Clients
    Ford Motors
    Citigroup
    Pfizer
    Deloitte
    Industries
    Notable Project

    IdeaRocket produced a 90-second video for a clothing company looking to showcase their products. They incorporated existing content and handled the phases of production. The final video completely met expectations and satisfied the client's vision. 

    "They made me feel like I had the attention I needed whenever I needed it." – CIO, Clothing Company

  • 24
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Chicago IL

    BluBlu Studios is a design-driven, award-winning animation production company that was founded in 2014. Their team of 30 specializes in animation, video production, commercials and explainer videos. They work with companies of all sizes in the US, Canada, Asia, Europe and Australia. Headquarted in Warsaw, Poland. Represented in the UK, Scandinavia, Japan, Germany, Austria, and Singapore.

    Clients
    The New York Times
    Singapore Airlines
    Twitter
    Amex
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BluBlu Studios partnered with a retailer where they helped to produce an explainer video for a new product. They helped write the script and animate the video. The project resulted in an increase in the level of customer sign-ups on the website. 

    "Since we uploaded this new feature, we’ve seen a notable increase in the number of signups we receive from our site." – CEO, Retailer

  • 25
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Chamblee GA

    Boutique marketing agency Commotion Engine is based in Woodstock, Ga. Since 2013, their team of 7 has been specializing in video production, digital strategy, and graphic design for a variety of clients. 

    Clients
    Amazon
    LinkedIn
    Leidos
    Payscape
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Commotion Engine created animations and mixed audio for a healthcare application. The goal of their work was to explain the app's key benefits in an easy way. Commotion Engine completed the project quickly and effectively.

    "The communication between our team and Commotion Engine was flawless." — Content Producer 

  • 26
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Abbott's Hill United Kingdom

    YourFilm was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom. Their team consists of less than 10 employees who focus on video production projects.

    Clients
    Nissan
    Kwik Tan
    Fathom
    Tombola
    Notable Project

    The team wrote a script and built the creative framework for a TV advertisement promoting a family-run cheese manufacturing business. While they did not need to collect new footage, they sourced stills and historical footage to produce the final video within a five-week timeline.

    "The engagement was very efficient, and they worked well under pressure." -Co-Owner & Managing Director, Chesse Manufacturing Company

  • 27
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Miami FL

    Maxime Photo and Video is a photo and video production company based in Miami, Florida. Founded in 2013, their team of fewer than 10 employees provides video production and other design services to small, midmarket, and enterprise businesses.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Maxime Photo and Video shot and produced promotional videos for a marketing firm's website. The videos featured various stunts, complex camera angles using drones and trucks, among others. They built the concept, designed the wardrobe, lighting, and technical necessities, developed the storyboard, as well as the scripts, and filmed and edited everything.

    "They were personal. Even though this was our project, they treated it as their own. They took its mission to heart and worked as if it were for themselves, which is typically not the case."  Business Developer, Marketing Firm

  • 28
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Loganholme Australia

    Located in Loganholme, Australia, Explanimate is an animation house that started in 2011. They boast a team of under 10 employees who offer video production services in 2D, 3D, and motion graphics.

    Clients
    Exxon Mobil
    Telstra
    Queensland University
    Garmin
    Notable Project

    To improve a food safety firm's online training courses, Explanimate wrote and produced a series of animations that would engage learners while conveying key course concepts. They were in charge of storyboarding, animating, and editing. Their collaboration with the educators and their ability to visually communicate information contributed to a 5-out-of-5 rating for the courses.

    "We have been delighted with the quality of work and their ability to visualize technical concepts in a fun and engaging way." – Communications Manager, Food Safety Firm

  • 29
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    JSP Media Group is a studio based in London and founded in 2009. With over 10 members, they provide video production, broadcast video, and corporate photography solutions to clients that range from small businesses to large enterprises.

    Clients
    Dentinal Tubules
    Avery Healthcare
    Henry Schein
    Covetrus
    Industries
    Notable Project

    JSP Media Group produced videos for a dental education organization. The organization needed online content for their lectures. The resulting videos rack up many views, and are of high quality.

    “The team at JSP Media Group is brilliant. They’ve met every single project deadline set for them.” - Founder & CEO, Dental Education Organization

  • 30
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Plymouth United Kingdom

    Stormy Studio is an animation studio based in Plymouth, United Kingdom. This company was founded in 2013 and has three employees. Services offered by Stormy Studio include video production, broadcast video, and social media marketing for businesses of all sizes.

    Clients
    Moodys
    Hewlett Packard Enterprise
    Western Power Distribution
    Thermo Fisher
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Stormy Studio undertook design work for a marine business park. The project involved the production of design mock-ups to help stakeholders visualize a project.

    "Visuals and graphics were superb, just what we needed. The project was completed on time and on budget." - Owner, Marine Business Park

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