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Finding the right 3D Animation partner for your company that matches your needs can be challenging.

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

  • 31
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Demo Duck is an animated explainer video company based in Chicago. Founded in 2011, Demo Duck's team of 16 employees offer video production services for clients from the advertising, education, and media industries. 

    Clients
    Geico
    Netflix
    Blue Cross & Blue Shield
    Northwestern Mutual
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Demo Duck partnered with a clinical pathology organization, producing various educational and promotional videos. Stakeholders consistently give positive feedback on Demo Duck's videos. The client was impressed by Demo Duck's ability to produce quality and unique work despite multitasking or difficult circumstances. 

    "Everybody really loves their videos, especially the editing, the production, and how they convey emotion. I’ve heard nothing but positive feedback." - Senior Manager, Clinical Pathology Organization 

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  • 32
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Portland OR

    Founded in 2006, Deep Sky is a video production agency. Their team of around 25 employees is based in Portland, with an additional office in Seattle. The team focuses on video production, graphic design, and broadcast video.

    Clients
    Giro
    D'Addario
    AWS
    Bleacher Report
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Deep Sky produced a series of videos for a cloud-native security company. The team was responsible for storyboarding, animating, live footage, and green screening the explainer videos. 

    "A lot of people have told us why they went with us because the videos demystified the process, and educated them on what we do." – Former Marketing Strategy Director, Cloud-Native Security Company

  • 33
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Kyiv Ukraine

     XPLAI is a digital production agency located in Kiev, Ukraine. Since its beginning in 2016, the team of 6 has created web videos, presentations, and graphic designs for startups and digital agencies.

    Clients
    Design Lab
    Sahara Net
    SEON
    Try
    Industries
    Notable Project

    XPLAI partnered with a fashion directory application provider to create a promotional video. Following a discovery phase, the team captured the client’s mood and culture in an expertly produced 25-second video. Users responded positively to the video and the client experienced an increase in conversion rates

    “Their team sought my approval before making any modifications and accepted all of my feedback. Other companies would only allow you a certain number of modifications, but XPLAI was flexible.” — Founder, Fashion Company

  • 34
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Sofia Bulgaria

    HandPlayed Productions is a Bulgaria-based production company that specializes in pre-production, production, post-production, commercials, films, music videos, creative direction, concept development, and casting. Founded in 2015 and with a team of fewer than 10 employees, HandPlayed Productions helps clients tell meaningful stories that attract customers, drive sales, and generate traffic. 

    Clients
    Telenor
    EVN
    KitKat
    Absolut Vodka
    Industries
    Notable Project

    handplayed provided video production services for a grocery store retailer. Their team produced six videos featuring a luxury beef meat. The videos were a huge success, and handplayed's passion comes across their work.

    "They think outside the brief and try to bring additional value to the work." –Marketing Consultant, Lidl

  • 35
    Undisclosed
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Visual Science, a video production agency, was launched in 2007. The small New York, New York-based team offers video production, graphic design, other design, and product design.

    Industries
  • 36
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Vallée-Jonction Canada

    Oranje is a video production firm that is located in Vallee-Jonction, Canada, and founded in 2011. Its team of 17 employees specializes in video production, digital strategy, and content marketing services to its clients. Oranje primarily works with mid-market sized clients from the manufacturing industry.  

    Clients
    Soprema
    Canam Group
    Air Canada
    Procycle
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A chemical cleaning product company has hired Oranje to develop videos for 3 different marketing campaigns. The videos included animation, storyboards, and motion design features. Oranje also provided marketing strategy advice for producing and promoting their videos. The client was very impressed with the videos produced by the team at Oranje. 

    "They did a great job of understanding our message and translating it into the videos in a way that’s interesting and informative. They were very succinct in their messaging, the animations were on point, the motion design was well executed, their music selections were great, and they incorporated our feedback very effectively. "  –Product Manager, Chemical Cleaning Company 

  • 37
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Berkeley CA

    Studio B Films Inc. is a creative and video production agency based in Berkeley, Calif. With a team of 20 employees, they have provided video production, broadcast video, and advertising for midmarket and enterprise businesses since 1992. They work with clients in the IT, consumer products, and advertising industries.
     

    Clients
    Facebook
    Adobe
    Grammarly
    Publicis Group
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Studio B Films Inc. created a video series for a public science center. They created drafts of the project during pre-production, filmed the video, and finished all of the editing and graphics work. Internal stakeholders were pleased with the final project, and the video series has already been used by over a million children across the United States.

    “We got a lot of positive feedback internally from the publisher; they were so happy with the work. We also got a lot of positive feedback from review panels and school districts on the quality of the videos and what they brought to the curriculum. The level of polish and engagement in the videos helped the curriculum stand out and sell as well as it has.” – Senior Producer, Science Center
     

  • 38
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Five to Sixty is a video production company with a team of 5 professionals based in New York, with offices in Los Angeles, New Orleans, as well as in Grasonville, Md. and Bethesda, Md. Since 2015, they've provided video production, corporate photography, and broadcast video services primarily to enterprises and midmarket businesses. They've worked in industries such as advertising & marketing, consumer products & services, and arts, entertainment & music.

    Clients
    Pepsi Co
    Spotify
    Maybelline
    Facebook
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A creative agency hired Five to Sixty to help produce three of their campaigns for one of their clients. Everything from pre-production to post-production was handled by Five to Sixty, including hiring, directing, and editing. The agency's client was impressed by the results.

    "The production value they brought was strong. Their vision throughout the collaboration made them a great creative partner. From the creative to the edits, we were happy. Their team used top-notch equipment, which was an added bonus for our team." - Senior Producer, Creative Agency

  • 39
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Charlotte NC

    Digital Spark Studios is a full-service video production studio based in Charlotte, N.C. The studio, founded in 2014, has a team of less than ten that provides video production services to mid-market and other-sized companies in the consumer products & services, manufacturing, and business services industries.

    Clients
    Hoover
    CTE
    Lexus
    Food Lion
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An industrial goods company hired Digital Spark Studios to help produce a video that will be the first major step towards a more digital-based marketing efforts. Digital Spark Studios helped with the whole production process from scripting, pre-editing, site selection, production, and editing. The video generated a tenfold increase in website and social media engagement, and has been used by dealers and distributors to promote the company's products.

    "They’ve taken the time to get to know our business rather than just documenting the features and benefits of our products." - VP of Marketing, Industrial Goods Company

  • 41
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Leeds United Kingdom

    Shot Blast Media is an industrial video production studio based in Leeds, U.K. The studio, founded in 2012, has a team of less than ten that provides video production, digital strategy, and graphic design services to midmarket and other-sized companies in various industries.

    Clients
    Gentex
    Ardagh
    Omya
    Engie
    Notable Project

    An industrial boiler manufacturer hired Shot Blast Media to produce videos like testimonials that would help convert leads into customers, and create a compelling corporate storytelling. Shot Blast Media worked with the manufacturer on the planning, filming, directing, and post-production. The video had 5,500 views on YouTube and was so successful that a competitor tried to imitate it.

    "The video has been a huge success with [our] sales engineers describing it as an invaluable tool in winning over customers." - Marketing Executive, Industrial Boiler Manufacturer

  • 42
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    TopLine Film is London-based video company of 33 employees. Founded in 2008, they deliver diverse types of videos including corporate, branding, training, and explainer. The company has an animation focus in 2D animation, motion graphics, 3D animation, and green screen animation segments.

    Clients
    American Express
    BAFTA
    Trustpilot
    AutoTrader
    Industries
    Notable Project

    In working for an insurance company, Topline Film developed a global recruitment video that involved working on-location in the client's city and office. The highlight of the project was the freeform interviews Topline created to foster a relaxed and non-scripted feel. Various internal leads (including the CEO) reacted positively to the video and praised Topline for their approachability. 

    "I’ve always been pleased working with them. They’ve always been happy to run with whatever brief we gave them." – Marketing Manager, Insurance Company 

     

  • 43
    $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
    Western Power Distribution
    Moodys
    Rapid Marine
    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

  • 44
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Baltimore MD

    Storyfarm is a motion pictures and film production company that is located in Baltimore. Founded in 2009, Storyfarm's team of 15 employees has nearly a decade of experience in video production. The firm primarily works with small, midsize, and enterprise B2C and B2B businesses.

    Clients
    Uber
    American Standard
    Under Armour
    American University
    Notable Project

    Storyfarm produced around 30 different videos for a healthcare company, dealing with informational, marketing, and sales focuses. Storyfarm also provides extensive editing services to the videos they produce. The client has developed a lot of trust in the team at Storyfarm. 

    "The level of trust I have with them doesn’t require me to reach out for RFPs anymore. I can’t put a price tag on the amount of trust I have for the team." – EVP, Sales and Marketing, Healthcare Company 

  • 45
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Newton Abbot United Kingdom

    Prospekt Agency is a digital marketing agency founded in 2012 in Newton Abbot, U.K. With secondary locations in Bristol, U.K. and Los Angeles, their team of nearly 10 members provides video production, advertising, and graphic design solutions to enterprise and mid-sized clients in consumer products and automotive industries, among others.

    Clients
    Schwarzkopf Professional
    Tangle Teezer
    Fords Gin
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Prospekt Agency was tasked with creating a social media presence for a company's olive oil brand. Their focus was on content creation and their suggestions and attention to detail produced a positive collaboration with the client. Their speed and flexibility also impressed.

    "The content is amazing, and I really look forward to pushing it on social media." – Founder, Olive Oil Brand

     

  • 46
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Fog Coast Productions is a San Francisco-based video production company that was founded in 2017. They employ a small team of 3 that works mostly in video production but also provides advertising, branding, and a variety of marketing services.

    Clients
    San Francisco 49ers
    Foster Farms
    Pacific Park
    T3 Advisors
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An e-learning company wanted to create, improve, and promote their content online. Fog Coast Productions filmed, edited, and produced 50+ videos, interviewing customers about how to better use the e-learning platform. The videos promoted the brand on social media to encourage new users and increase the activity of existing users. 

    "Their work’s had a huge impact on how we’re able to interact with our followers on social media. Fog Coast provided a great product that functions as our best resource when advertising the company’s capabilities." — Director of Digital Engagement, E-Learning Company

  • 47
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Chernivtsi Ukraine

    Verstiuk Production is an animated video production agency that was established in 2016. They are based in Chernivtsi, Ukraine and have about 25 employees. Verstiuk Production services revolve around high-end animation production, including 2D, 3D, animated logos, and whiteboard videos.

    Clients
    Philips
    General Electric
    MyTaxi
    AAA
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A US insurance firm partnered with Verstiuk Production to create an explainer video for digital channels. As they prepared to launch a new mobile platform for claims and policy management, they needed an engaging introduction for the product. The team carefully crafted a storyboard and description of timing and style. Upon approval, Verstiuk created a fully scripted animated explanation for the new platform. The client especially appreciated the professional quality of their work, especially as an outsourced firm.

    "They are responsive, technologically sound, and cost effective, delivering great work at a good price." - Creative Director, Marketing Agency for US Insurance Firm

  • 48
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Alexandria VA

    Creative Liquid Productions is a media firm based in Alexandria, Va. Founded in 2006, this company has three employees. Services offered by Creative Liquid Productions include video production, web development, and web design for companies of all sizes.

    Clients
    U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
    National Business Aviation Association
    U.S. Army Research Laboratory
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Creative Liquid Productions produced several promotional videos for an animal rescue shelter. The project also involved redesigning the client's database and website. The client reported that their donation campaigns have been highly successful since the implementation of Creative Liquid Productions' videos. 

    "They are always willing to go above and beyond. It was really nice that they pitched new ideas and were open to trying new things. They do amazing work. There aren’t enough positive things I could say about them." - Marketing & Communicatons Specialist, Animal Rescue Shelter

  • 49
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Washington DC

    LAI Video capitalizes on the role video plays in marketing by specializing in video production. Based in the heart of Washington, D.C. with a second office in Chicago, LAI Video was founded in 2013 and has a team of 39 employees. They create videos for branding and communications campaigns, commercials, and events.

    Clients
    Real Estate Arts
    National Retail Federation
    DC Education Fund
    NRF Foundation
    Industries
    Notable Project

    LAI Video helped an education nonprofit partner recognize educational professionals at an awards ceremony by creating tribute videos for each recipient. The partnership began two years ago and requires producing eight, two-minute videos for the ceremony. To keep the videos unique, LAI Video used its trademark approach to gathering information: They interviewed each award recipient, pieced the information together to create a storyboard, held multiple video shoots, and wove the stories together. They orchestrated a surprise moment to capture each recipient being notified to show the real emotion and impact of the award. It created an unpredictable story with an authentic feel.

    "Their project manager will reach out to us months ahead of filming to start intro conversations. LAI is flexible and they always bring new ideas to the table. They’re customer-oriented and do a great job of implementing our insights into the final vision." – Development Manager, Education Nonprofit Partner

  • 50
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Huntington Beach CA

    Stylo Creative is a video production agency headquartered in Pleasant Grove, Utah. Founded in 2016, their team of approximately 2–3 employees primarily serves midmarket clients. They also provide motion graphics.

    Clients
    Fluent
    Vivint Smart Home
    Stanford Football
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Stylo Creative develops training videos for a sales software provider. They handle every aspect of video production, from conceptualizing and filming to editing. Their work has been utilized by third-party customers to train their employees on the client's products.

    "Anecdotally, it’s helped us position ourselves as an innovative brand, and it’s generated interest and intrigue." — Chief Strategy Officer, Sales Software Company

  • 51
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Left Productions is an media production company headquartered in Los Angeles, with offices in Paris and London. Left Productions' team of 23 employees offer video production, advertising, and content marketing services. The firm was founded in 2012. 

    Clients
    Grant's Whiskey
    Planet Photo
    Saint Laurent
    Nutella
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Left Productions produced educational videos to increase brand awareness for a SaaS video company. Left Productions created a variety of videos for the client including testimonials, company overviews, and conference coverage.  Left Productions offered a high level of customer service and responsiveness.

    "Their level of service is great and they’re very responsive. As a B2B startup, their cost effectiveness is very important to us, as is the high level and quality of their customer service." – Product Marketing, SaaS Video Company

  • 52
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Poznań Poland

    Founded in 2012, Oversee is a production company based in Poznan, Poland. They have about 10 employees who support small businesses by creating advertising and marketing videos. They do live-action and animation. 

    Clients
    Avalon
    Santander
    Mazda
    Gillette
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Oversee produced a video for a digital agency's client. They delivered everything on time and were exceptionally accommodating to last-minute changes. 

    "Everything went according to the plan which was really important for us." – Managing Director, Digital Agency

  • 53
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Castle Rock CO

    Snowy Peak Entertainment is a Colorado-based video production company. They were founded in 2009 and have a team of 5 employees that specializes in video production for clients of all sizes in the media, entertainment, and IT industries.

    Clients
    Oracle
    Chipotle
    YardSmith
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Snowy Peak Entertainment created marketing videos for a real estate firm. They viewed the client’s listing, wrote a script, and shot the video. The client reported that the video caused an immediate increase in visits to their website and engagement with their social media channels.

    “The quality of the final videos stood out. Their product looked as good as anything by a larger firm.” – Agent, Real Estate Firm
     

  • 54
    $1,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Sofia Bulgaria

    Chase A Cloud is an animation and video production company based in Sofia, Bulgaria. Founded in 2008, this company has 30+ employees. Services offered by Chase A Cloud include video production and broadcast video for companies of all sizes.

    Clients
    Johnson&Johnson
    National Geographic
    Nat Geo Kids
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Chase A Cloud provides ongoing full-cycle video production services for a creative platform. They created both live action and animated videos. Some of their videos have attracted tens of millions of views and high levels of engagement.

    "The reason we have worked with them over and over again is that they're very dependable, they put everything into the project, always meet deadlines, and are very responsive to feedback." Executive Producer, Creative Platform

  • 55
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Poznan Poland

    Tato Studio is a small creative studio based in Poznan, Poland. Founded in 2012, the 5-person team specializes in graphic design, video production, and branding.

    Clients
    Abriga
    Niche Skin Labs
    Orphica
    Halier
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Tato Studio created a new logotype and unique typeface as part of a rebrand that would help communicate the company's values, services, and philosophy. The client was excited about the direction that the team took and admired their creative process.

    “Tato Studio is capable of solving complex visual problems and developing conceptual solutions. They shape the look, mission, and brand of a company by putting in serious thinking before they put a pencil to paper.” –Partner & Creative Director, Creative Production Company

  • 56
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Columbia MD

    5:00 Films & Media is a video-focused creative agency headquartered in Columbia, Md. Founded in 2004, they are an 8-person company that primarily does video production, but also does some broadcast video and web design. Their clients are mostly in the non-profit industry.
     

    Clients
    Association of Fundraising Professionals
    Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems
    George Mason University
    Industries
    Notable Project

    5:00 Films & Media did marketing films for a trade association. The client puts on a large conference each year, and they wanted to create video content to market the conference. The client provided content to the company, and they produced and filmed the video for the client. The video included a variety of interviews, and the client was happy with the company’s work, and they received positive feedback. 

    “Their work is really good. We're getting very high marks for the new program. It’s completely different and better than what we’d done before.” — Director of Communications, Trade Association
     

  • 57
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Dubai United Arab Emirates

    Doleep Studios is a video production company located in Dubai. Founded in 2007, they have since expanded their team to 32 employees. They provide many services to their clients, including advertising, branding, and market strategy.
     

    Clients
    Egyptian Super Cup
    Emaar
    Pepsico
    Notable Project

    Doleep Studios produces videos for a fitness company. They crafted these videos and provided professional photography services. They then helped the client distribute the video materials on social media, generating frequent leads for the company.

    “The system of getting the video content and rating it, and the lead generation part was very sophisticated and had great impact on our sales.” – Marketing Manager, Fitness Company
     

  • 59
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Beograd Serbia

    NUT Studio is a video production studio founded in 2014 and headquartered in Belgrade, Serbia. Their small team of approximately 3–5 employees creates video content for mostly enterprise-level clients and some mid-market customers. Their specialities include but aren’t limited to storytelling, 3D animation, and documentaries.

    Clients
    H&M
    Telekom Austria
    99Designs
    Industries
    Notable Project

    NUT Studio directed and produced a video testimonial for an IT consulting firm. They created two films to promote the client on their social media accounts. The finished pieces received stellar internal feedback and an enthusiastic reception from stakeholders.

    "Crew was very flexible and accommodating and provided a lot of creative inputs.” — Director of Marketing, IT Consulting Firm

  • 60
    $1,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Alexandria VA

    Alconost Inc is an information technology agency based in Alexandria, Va., with another office in Belarus, that was founded in 2003. Their team of nearly 35 employees specializes in video production, translation, and advertising for small businesses.  

    Clients
    Kaspersky
    WebMoney
    Viber
    Atola
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Alconost Inc created a short promotional video for a brain training app. While the app hasn't launched yet, the client is happy with the results. 

    "Alconost delivered the work on time, and the budget was what we agreed on. Whenever I requested a change, it was done quickly." —Head of Marketing, Education App

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