Looking for a top 3D animation company

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

  • 61
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Baltimore MD

    Next Day Animations is an animation company based in Baltimore, with additional offices in Minneapolis; Bend, Ore.; Bracebridge, Canada; and Madison, Wis. Next Day Animations was founded in 2012 and has 18 employees. Services provided by this company include video production, marketing strategy, and social media marketing.

    Clients
    Johnson & Johnson
    Universal Studios
    American Lung Association
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Next Day Animations created a three-minute animation video for a youth non-profit organization. The project involved writing a script, incorporating a voiceover, and creating the video's animated content. The client has reported a lot of positive feedback in response to the video.

    "Direct feedback was very effective and helpful, making this collaboration go smoothly." Development Director, Youth Non-Profit

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  • 62
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    London United Kingdom

    Theory Films is a video production company based in London, United Kingdom. Founded in 2009, this company has two employees. Services offered by Theory Films include video production and broadcast video.

    Clients
    Jeep
    Heineken
    Google
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Theory Films produced an animated explainer video for an online jewelry company. They were responsible for expanding on the client's initial storyboards in order to develop a promotional video. The client reported an increase in site traffic, sales, and social media engagement since the video's publication. 

    "We saw an increase in social media interactions aswell as website visits. Our sales have increased since the video was put live" - Marketing Manager, Online Jewelry Company

  • 63
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Leesburg VA

    Distant Moon is a video production studio founded in Leesburg, Va. in 2014 with no more than 10 professionals. They provide video production, branding, and marketing strategy services to small and medium-sized businesses alike.

    Clients
    Google
    Stella Artois
    The Federal Bureau of Investigation
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Distant Moon produced videos for a policy advocacy nonprofit. The nonprofit was in need of media to communicate better with their community online. The nonprofit’s internal staff are happy with the videos.

    “They’ve built a strong relationship over the years, so they generally understand our needs from the start.” - Marketing, Policy Advocacy Nonprofit

  • 64
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    St. George UT

    Ydraw is a marketing and animation firm located in Saint George, Utah. Founded in 2011, Ydraw's team of 26 employees has nearly a decade of experience specializing in video production. The firm works with clients of all sizes from the advertising, business services, and consumer products industries. 

    Clients
    Amazon
    Oracle
    Disney
    Dell
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Ydraw produced whiteboard videos for a B2B travel software, creating five 1-2 minute videos for the client. Each video featured hand-drawn animations and illustrated better business concepts. Ydraw managed the sound effects and editing for all five videos. The client was impressed with the quality of each video produced.

    "All videos are in the process of being released, but everybody who has seen them so far has been impressed with the production quality. The concepts that are illustrated in the videos are clear to the viewer, which is what we struggled with." - CEO, B2B Travel Software 

  • 65
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Bnei Brak Israel

    Blue Monkeys Productions is a production company based in Bnei Brak, Israel. Founded in 2010, this company has 10 employees. Services offered by Blue Monkeys Productions include video production and branding for businesses of all sizes.

    Clients
    IBM
    Microsoft
    HBSC
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Blue Monkeys Productions provided film production services for a bank. The project includes all stages of the film production process from brainstorming to filming and editing. The client reported very positive feedback from the final product.

    "They are able to capture the many voices we need to create a well-made product. Their exceptional level of service and care toward the relationship shows in their work." - Head of Global Liquidity & Cash Management, Bank

  • 66
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Orange CA

    JSP Creative is a boutique digital media production company based in Orange, Calif. The company, founded in 1998, has a team of less than ten that provides video production services to small companies, organizations, and institutions in the automotive, education, financial services, consumer products & services, health care & medical, and nonprofit industries.

    Clients
    CPK
    Children's Hospitals
    Broadcom
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A car company hired JSP Creative to provide various video production services for for functions like events, training, and information drives for dealers. JSP Creative did all of the scripting, sound, editing, mixing, and the final product. The resulting videos received positive feedback from the various audiences they were presented to. 

    "They were able to take a lot of feedback and make adjustments to whatever is needed." -  Former VP, Car Company

  • 67
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Irvine CA

    INOVIT a video production agency in Irvine, Calif.. Their team of under 10 employees was founded in 2015 and primarily serves midmarket and enterprise clients across various industries. Though they provide graphic design support, they primarily work on video production, focusing on explainer videos. 

    Clients
    Conde Nast
    Ridley Family Market
    Friday Health Care
    City of Henderson
    Industries
    Notable Project

    INOVIT produced a video to introduce a clothing company and raise awareness for a campaign. The video was successfully delivered and is used across social media to gain attention from potential business partners and viewers. 

    "I found the professionalism and desire to have everything perfect to my specifications to be the most impressive” – Owner, Clothing Company"

  • 68
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Surry Hills Australia

    Global Pictures is a creative production agency headquartered in Surry Hills, Australia. Founded in 2007, it has 7 employees and specializes in video production.

    Clients
    Toyota
    Lowes Menswear
    NSW Government
    TAFE
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Global Pictures produced an internal corporate video for a law firm that explains their performance review process. The team wrote the brief, determined the target audience, and created the video. The client received positive feedback and saw an increase in staff participation. 

    “There was really positive internal feedback regarding how professional and engaging the video was, and significantly more staff members are using the review process now. We’ll definitely use Global Pictures again and recommend them to others.” –Learning and Development Advisor, Law Firm

  • 69
    $10,000+
    Freelancer
    Chicago IL

    Attack Studios is a video production company based in Chicago. Founded in 2013, the team of 2 specializes in video production, broadcast video and advertising.

    Clients
    AAA
    FEMA
    Nissan
    OREO
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Attack Studios worked on video production for a law firm. They developed a video game trailer, a trailer based on a convention and an animated video for a pre-recorded voiceover. The client was extremely impressed with the work the team produced.

    “Sometimes, their animations are so flawless that they look effortless. Out of all the videos on our YouTube channel, this video game trailer has the most views, as well as on our Twitter and LinkedIn accounts.” – Director of Marketing, Law Firm

  • 70
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Fayetteville AR

    Explainify is a video production company located in Fayetteville, Ark. Its team of 5 employees has been specializing in video production and marketing strategy since its founding in 2012.  

    Clients
    Coca-Cola
    The Mars Agency
    General Electric
    Tyson
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A methodologies firm hired Explainify to produce videos to use during employee and client interviews. Explainify produced a 30-second animated explainer video and a broader client-facing video. They also provided backend development, lighting, music, and camera makeup. The client was impressed with Explainify's flexibility. 

    "They allowed us to have more creative license than other firms. Some firms like to control the creative process and script. While they helped write it and laid things out, they didn't put a lot of pressure on us to acquiesce to what they were trying to do." –Founder, Methodologies Firm 

  • 71
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Irvine CA

    The Corporate Film Guys is a video production company based in Lake Forest, Calif. The company, founded in 1990, has a team of less than ten that provides video production services to enterprise and mid-market companies in the consumer products & services, financial services, IT, manufacturing, and medical industries.

    Clients
    Avery Products
    Beckman Coulter
    Coca-Cola
    CoreLogic
    Industries
    Notable Project

    An in-flight entertainment company hired The Corporate Film Guys to create internal-use informative videos. As part of the engagement, The Corporate Film Guys create short informative videos to support the company's internal and external customer-facing initiatives. They work closely with the company to assess the current needs and how to address those through these short videos.

    "We like working with them. They’re very turnkey." - Corporate Communications Manager, In-Flight Entertainment Company

  • 72
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Ottawa Canada

    Cloud in the Sky Studios is a media production firm located in Ottowa, Canada. Founded in 2010, Cloud in the Sky Studios' small team of 4 employees specializes in video production. 

    Clients
    NBA
    Blackberry;QNX
    Bank of Canada
    NAV Canada
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Cloud in the Sky Studios was hired by a computer software company to produce a series of videos for the organization. They provided storyboard, creative, and production services for each video. The videos featured live action and animation shots that client uses for both trade shows and features on its website and social channels. The client was impressed with the team at Cloud in the Sky Studios flexibility and ability to meet complex deadlines. 

    "We have challenging deadlines and a rigorous approval process. Cloud in the Sky has been very flexible and adaptive to our process and timeline. I'll let them know when I need something for review and approval, and they’re always able to work within those confines." – Marketing and Communications Manager, Computer Software Company 

  • 73
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Poznań Poland

    Craftoon is a video production company headquartered in Poznan, Polan, with an office in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Founded in 2017, Craftoon's team of more than 10 employees offer video production services. 

    Clients
    Archdesk
    Microsoft
    Eurovision
    Biz Bank
    Notable Project

    Craftoon worked with a grain silos company to produce five videos. The videos featured 3D animation and live action footage. The client reported an increase in sales and brand recognition due to Craftoon's videos. It appreciated the levels of quality and personalized offered by Craftoon. 

    "The products they delivered were of remarkable quality. Our customers understand the content Craftoon produced and that’s the most important factor. They provided a customized solution to meet our needs." - Head of Growth, Grain Silos Company 

  • 74
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    Timelapse Film Media House Inc. is a production company based in Vancouver. They have a team of around 10 employees and were founded in 2015. They provide video production and branding services.  

    Clients
    Central 1 Credit Union
    BC Hydro
    Telus World of Science
    Aurora Cannabis
    Notable Project

    Timelapse Film Media House Inc. created a high-level marketing and sales video for a digital banking company. They used an existing script, filmed and edited the video, and delivered a completed video. The final video was well-received by the internal team and attendees at an annual conference. 

    "The Timelapse team was also very responsive by email or phone, and open to our creative team working alongside them when needed to be efficient." – Project Team Lead, Digital Banking Company

  • 75
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Bratislava Slovakia

    Red X Studio, founded in 2019, is a creative agency that specializes in both video production and corporate photography. Their team of fewer than 10 employees serves clients both small business and mid-market clients in a wide variety of industries such as advertising and marketing. The specialists are located in Bratislava, Slovakia.

    Clients
    Mercedes
    Siemens
    Austrian Airlines
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Red X Studio rendered provided images from an existing application into a 3D quality format for a reflective insulation manufacturer. The client anticipates the 3D images to drive higher sales numbers, as they're significantly higher quality than previous versions. Red X Studio maintained an effective task management style throughout the engagement. They turn around results quickly and communicate well with their clients. 

    "They are a very strong group to work with." — Retail Sales & Marketing Manager, Reflective Insulation Manufacturer

  • 76
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Cowan Agency is a San Francisco based creative agency. They were founded in 2013 and have a team of three employees who specialize in video production, advertising, and branding.

    Clients
    Coca-Cola
    Koniku
    Shadow
    Notable Project

    Cowan Agency created an explainer video for a health technology provider. The video was split into three parts, explaining the product generally, then how it works, and finally showing some user testimonials. The client used this video to explain their product at conferences and said that it has received a lot of praise.  

    “Since Cowan Agency and I worked on the project together, the end product is strong. It’s a high-quality, professional set of clips.” – Co-Founder, Health Technology Provider
     

  • 77
    $50,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    New York NY

    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
    Indiegogo
    Apartments.com
    DealDash
    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

  • 78
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Bengaluru India

    Studiotale is a video production company founded in 2015 in Bengaluru, India. With a team of about 10 employees, Studiotale provides video production and graphic design services primarily for small and midmarket businesses in advertising, marketing, and media industries.

    Clients
    Zeta
    Capillary Tech
    Billion
    Report Garden
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Studiotale developed a video that described a client's reminder app in a 40-second project. Studiotale selected the voice, the music, the design, and developed the animation needed for the video. As a result of Studiotale's work, the video has been viewed over 800 times since its YouTube upload.

    "It was a very logical, well-executed project." — Digital Marketing Manager, Reminder App

  • 79
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Cumberland RI

    Reel Big Media is a creative agency founded in 2007 with no more than 10 members. They offer video production solutions from their office in Albion, R.I. They work with clients ranging from small companies to large firms in the fields of healthcare, retail, and government services.

    Clients
    Doble Engineering
    Gilbane Building Company
    State of Rhode Island
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Reel Big Media provided videography and photography solutions for an electrical engineering firm. The firm was looking to share content through photos and videos to the public. Reel Big Media’s work helped drive interaction in the firm’s social media channels.

    “We’ve been very happy with his work so I have nothing negative to say.” - Sr. Marketing Manager, Electrical Engineering Firm

  • 80
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    Spin Creative is a video production agency headquartered in Seattle, Wash., with additional offices in San Francisco and London. The team of 6 has been specializing in video production since 2009. They work mostly with enterprise and midmarket clients, primarily in the business services and consumer products and services industries. 
     

    Clients
    Microsoft
    GAP
    Amazon
    Wave
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Spin Creative worked on a promotional video for a manufacturing company. They offered creative guidance while managing all directorial and production responsibilities. The client was impressed with their project management skills. 

    “Their project management was central to the seamless execution; things progressed smoothly but never felt rushed. They communicated very well with us and included us in every decision.” – Senior Training Manager, Manufacturing Company 
     

  • 81
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Houston TX

    Ctrl Shift VFX is a video production studio based in Houston. Founded in 2017, this company has three employees. Ctrl Shift VFX focuses exclusively on video production services for businesses of various sizes.

    Clients
    OtterBox
    LifeProof
    Liviri
    Notable Project

    Ctrl Shift VFX was responsible for the creation of several animated videos for a phone case manufacturer. They made use of existing scripts to create the animated content for each video. The client reported positive responses to the videos from internal teams and consumers.

    "Because of how engaging and fun those videos are we getting more and more request for those. Those videos create excitement about the product and help push product off the shelves." Creative Project Manager, Phone Case Manufacturer

  • 82
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Chicago IL

    Since its founding in 2015, Flightless Bird Creative has offered video production services to a wide range of clients. Their team of about five is based in Chicago, Illinois.

    Clients
    Aveeno
    Disney
    HBO
    Kaplan University
    Notable Project

    Flightless Bird Creative delivered end-to-end video production services to a Minnesota community college, helping to plan and script as well as film and edit the video. 

    "Their ability to work with us and make sure that we were getting something that we were happy with in the end was an incredible blessing. As a result, we were able to authentically represent the college in a way that excited many stakeholders with different interests." — Marketing & Communications Manager, Community College

  • 83
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    New York NY

    MultiVision Digital Production is a web video production and marketing based in New York City. Established in 2011, the team of nearly 10 employees provides video production, digital strategy, and content marketing services.

    Clients
    Hi-Chew
    Hartz
    Childrens’ Tumor Foundation
    Wolters Kluwer
    Industries
    Notable Project

    MultiVision Digital Production shot footage at women’s social community event then edited it into an engaging and immersive video. The client posted it on their social media accounts to increase their exposure and try to boost future attendance rates.

    "We have been able to use their video content multiple time across all of our digital platforms. We have noticed our membership increase since the videos went live." — CEO, Women's Social Community Event

  • 84
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Vancouver Canada

    Six Degrees Productions is a full-service media production agency headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, and with a second location in Bryanston, South Africa. Founded in 2005, their team of fewer than 10 employees offers video production, social media content creation, video ads, graphic design, and more mainly to mid-market clients across various industries.   

    Clients
    Standard Bank
    Fit Body Bootcamp
    Thomson Reuters
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Six Degrees Productions worked on creating marketing and social media videos for boosting a new boutique fitness studio's recognition. Their team produced short video clips of the studio's opening event as well as workout sessions which helped the client gain more exposure. High-quality outputs and quick turnaround time are highlights of the collaboration.  

    "Their videos and interviews were extremely high-quality, clear, and professionally done." – Owner, Boutique Fitness Studio

  • 85
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    India

    MyPromoVideos is a video production company based in India. Founded in 2009, their team of 21 employees provides video production and graphic design services.

    Clients
    UHID
    Kettle Lend
    Smartech
    Industries
    Notable Project

    MyPromoVideos developed the perfect industry solution for their software developer client. Featuring customizable data points and a robust strategic approach, MyPromoVideos’s work resulted in positive client feedback.

    "The video was extremely well received. As a result of the project’s success, we’ve extended our relationship to add clients to their practice through our network in the US." –Project Manager, Software Company

  • 86
    Undisclosed
    2 - 9 Employees
    Seattle WA

    BigHouse Productions is a video production company based in Seattle. They were founded in 2011 and have a team of 5 employees who specialize in video production. 

    Clients
    Boeing
    Starbucks
    Sprint
    Industries
    Notable Project

    BigHouse Productions created videos for a marketing agency. They created a number of corporate videos and TV spots for the client, who were running a campaign for a client in Washington state. They were very happy with the videos produced.

    “I appreciate how they’re not just tactically aligned with me, but strategically aligned and knowledgeable about the objectives too.” – President, Marketing Agency
     

  • 88
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Austin TX

    MontaVega Media is a video production and digital marketing company based in Austin, Texas. The company, founded in 2017, has a team of more than ten that provides video production, web design, social media marketing, SEO, PPC, and graphic design services to small companies in various industries.

    Clients
    Walden Dental
    Fluzzle Tube
    Outright Fitness
    Perfect Turf
    Notable Project

    A broker at an investment real estate brokerage hired MontaVega Media to film the progress of the flip of a property for social media promotion and marketing purposes, and to take professional before-and-after photos for property listings. MontaVega Media exceeded all expectations when they completed the project that marketed the property efffectively, enabled the brokerage to attract more investors, and increased the broker's sales by 10%.

    "They are especially knowledgable on social media marketing which was perfect for my project." - Broker, Investment Real Estate Brokerage

  • 89
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Baltimore MD
    Rock Shore, a video production company, was established in 2012. Their small team is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland. Their services include video production and broadcast video.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Rock Shore was engaged by a nonprofit for the production of a motion graphics reveal video. The deliverable was a necessary touch to announcing the client's new project to its workforce in a more exciting way.

    "They were extremely knowledgeable and obviously experienced."

     
  • 90
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Ottawa Canada

    Ajax Creative is a video production firm in Ottawa, Canada. Founded in 2016, the team of around 10 also has an office in Toronto and creates a variety of video and graphics and provides marketing strategy services for their midmarket, small business, and enterprise clients. 

     

    Clients
    Air Canada
    University of Ottawa
    Ruckify
    Cactus Club Cafe
    Notable Project

    Ajax Creative created a commercial for a peer-to-peer rental marketplace. The commercial had a humorous tone and effectively explained the client's concept to a millennial audience. The client was impressed with the final product. 

    "We were presented with the final video and got to play it for the entire company who all loved it." – Brand Director, Rental Marketplace

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