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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

  • 91
    $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

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  • 92
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Diego CA

    New Evolution Video is a video production company based in San Diego, California. Founded in 2007, their team of around 10 employees provides video production, marketing strategy, broadcast video, and content marketing services.

    Clients
    Daimler
    Verimatrix
    SONY
    Pura Vida
    Industries
    Notable Project

    New Evolution Video assisted in the rebranding and repositioning efforts of a surface protection manufacturer through a promotional video. They operated with about five different sets, chose the locations, helped pick the actors and actresses, worked on sound, script editing, and workflow. The company's employees internally praised New Evolution's skill and quality video production.

    "They made an excellent job of extracting what our real need was and bringing some creativity to help deliver it." – Global Marketing Director, Surface Protection Manufacturer

  • 93
    $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."

     
  • 94
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Milano Italy

    ORBIS Production is a full-cycle creative production studio based in Milan with offices in Vienna and Ljubljana, Slovenia. The studio, founded in 2009, has more than 50 employees and provides video production, advertising, and broadcast video services to midmarket and other-sized companies in various industries that include advertising & marketing, arts & entertainment, and real estate.

    Clients
    Unilever
    Raiffeisen
    Ferrero
    Marriott
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A lingerie boutique hired ORBIS Production to produce promotional materials and an advertising video that features the opening of one of their new boutiques. The video will not only announce the opening of the new boutique and showcase the boutique's product range, but is also intended to increase brand awareness and customer loyalty. ORBIS Production completed the project and the ad is slated to be used in December 2020.

    "The whole process was mapped out before we signed an agreement, which immediately eliminated our concerns and provided us with a clear view of the whole process." - Senior Brand Manager, Lingerie Boutique

  • 95
    $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

  • 96
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Ottawa Canada

    Simple Story Videos is a video design agency located in Ottawa, Canada. Founded in 2011, Simple Story Videos' team of approximately 10 employees offers video production, marketing strategy, and broadcast video services. Simple Story Videos works with clients of all sizes from the business services, advertising, and information technology industries. 

    Clients
    Walmart
    Coca-Cola
    HomeAdvisor
    Bell Canada
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Simple Story Videos created two explanatory videos for a medical device company. Both of the videos featured animation. Since launch, both videos have received hundreds of views and have been prominently featured in the client's digital campaigns. The client was impressed with Simple Story Videos' organization and project management skills. 

    "They did a very good job with project management. That’s one of the things they have done best. They have a good understanding of how to lead companies and customers through the process in order to get what they need." - VP Sales, Medical Device Company 

  • 97
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Worcester MA

    Votary Films is a studio founded in Worcester, Mass. in 2007 with no more than 50 professionals. They specialize in video production and digital strategy solutions for small and mid-market agencies in the fields of business services, nonprofit, and education.

    Clients
    US Army
    MIT
    Fidelity Investments
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Votary Films produced a video for a carpentry shop. The video was a testimonial that was designed to gain the trust of potential customers. The video has made a positive impact on the overall business.

    “They traveled a lot as a team, and it showed in their relationship dynamic.” - Owner, Carpentry Shop

  • 98
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Glendale CA

    GoDRTV is a marketing firm founded in 2007. With more than two employees, they offer video production, media planning and buying, and social media marketing solutions from their office in Glendale, Calif. They work with clients ranging from small firms to large companies.

    Clients
    Life Alert
    Nissan
    Keller Williams
    Industries
    Notable Project

    GoDRTV provided production nad marketing solutions for an AR/VR company. The company needed a partner for their digital campaigns and video projects. GoDRTV left an impact on the company’s operations.

    “They’re on top of their game.” - CEO, AR/VR Company

  • 99
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Mississauga Canada
    VCM Interactive is a video production company. They are in Mississauga, Canada; Vaughan, Canada and Toronto, Canada and have a small team that focuses on video production, branding, and broadcast video. The agency was established in 2007.
    Notable Project

    VCM Interactive produced a video for a nutritional product company. The team was responsible for the script, music, composition, editing, and graphics for the video.

    "Their customer service is impressive."

  • 100
    $1,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Ningbo Shi China

    TreeFruit is a marketing supporter for small and medium-sized businesses founded in 2005 in Ningbo, China. With a large team of over 250 people, they provide graphic and packaging design, print design, video production, AR development, branding, and more to clients in consumer products, e-commerce, retail, and other industries. 

    Clients
    LUMI
    DaoDao
    Industries
    Notable Project

    TreeFruit assisted a mounting solutions provider with graphic and print design, which included the creation of a product catalog and easy-to-read and engaging print ads for the client's annual trade show. The client received positive feedback for all the new designs. 

    "Their cross-cultural team has deep knowledge of markets around the world..." – Marketing Supervisor, Mounting Solutions Provider

  • 101
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Moscow Russia

    Lava Media is a studio based in Moscow and founded in 2013. Their team of fewer than 50 offers video production and social media marketing solutions for mid-market and enterprise-level clients across various industries.

    Clients
    Rimmel
    Reebok
    3M
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Lava Media provided digital marketing solutions for a smartphone company. Lava Media also created YouTube content for the company. This grew the company by 7% of the market share.

    “Their team was flexible with their full-cycle production.” - PR Director, Smartphone Company

  • 102
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Diego CA

    Crystal Pyramid Productions is a video production company founded in 1981. The company is located in San Diego, Calif.  The streamlined team currently includes 2 employees. Crystal Pyramid Productions offers a specialized focus on video production and broadcast services. Clients include highly recognizable global brands from the nonprofit, retail, and entertainment industries.

    Clients
    Netflix
    Adidas
    American Red Cross
    Disney
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A financial services firm needed support with producing a new video for their website. Crystal Pyramid Productions took the script and filmed, edited, and produced the four minute promotional video. The overarching goal of this engagement was to improve the firm's online brand visibility. As a result of Crystal Pyramid Productions' work, the financial services firm expanded their web presence.

    "The video received a lot of positive feedback from my clients. Most of my business is word of mouth, and I know the video helps legitimize me for people who don’t know me personally." –Owner, Financial Advisory Firm

  • 103
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Baltimore MD

    Founded in 1982, Producers is a video production agency. Their team of around 55 employees is based in Baltimore. The team focuses solely on video production.

    Clients
    Advance Business Systems
    Under Armour
    Toyota
    Ocean City Tourism
    Notable Project

    Producers produced three videos for an independent school. They were responsible for production from the beginning to the end of the process. The videos conveyed what a day in the life of a student at the school is like.

    "Their ability to really listen to all the different constituents at Potomac School and incorporate their own ideas into the final product was their biggest strength." – Director of Admissions, Independent School

  • 104
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Minsk Belarus

    Orple Studio is a studio based in Minsk, Belarus, and founded in 2019. With more than two members, they offer product design, video production, and other design solutions for clients ranging from small companies to large businesses.

    Clients
    Atlant-M
    HANNspree Europe
    Powerfront
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Orple Studio designed 3D models for an automotive retailer. The 3D models were to be used to showcase the retailer’s cars on their website. The models were ready during the expected timeframe.

    “They are experienced, dynamic and know the subject.” - Director of E-Commerce, Automotive Retailer

  • 105
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Pittsburgh PA

    PMI is a full-service production company founded in 1985 in Pittsburgh, Pa. With nearly 15 employees on board, they provide video production and video broadcast services to enterprise-level and midmarket clients in a wide range of industries.

    Clients
    GNC
    Industries
    Notable Project

    PMI handled video production on several occasions for an electricity company, tackling all kinds of topics from sustainability to customer experience. Their quality work always creates a positive impact on the client. Other highlights include their responsiveness, creativity, and ability to deliver on tight timelines.

    "The video they produced during COVID-19 gave our CEO an opportunity to speak directly to our customers about how we were keeping employees safe..." – Marketing Manager, Electricity Company

  • 106
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Jersey City NJ

    Colormatics is a studio founded in 2014 in Jersey City, N.J. with no more than 10 employees. They specialize in video production, advertising, and content marketing services for clients in the fields of consumer products and business services.

    Clients
    H&M
    The Macallan
    Fiverr
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Colormatics produced TV ads for a freelancer marketplace platform. The platform needed direct response TV ads for their product. So far the metrics are incomplete but the platform is satisfied with Colormatics’ work.

    “I didn’t need to tell Colormatics exactly what we needed; they already had a basic understanding of our product and our objectives.” - Director of Brand, Freelancer Marketplace Platform

  • 107
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Santa Monica CA

    Brandefy is a video production firm in Santa Monica, Calif. Founded in 2010, the team of less than 10 also provides content marketing and broadcast video services for its small business, midmarket, and enterprise clients. 

    Clients
    Health Magazine
    Takeya
    Kaiser Permanente
    City of Los Angeles
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Brandefy produced a client presentation to help a marketing consultant create a more professional look for a client. They took old content and added B roll into a presentation in the format of a short sizzle reel. The client was satisfied with the look of the final product. 

    "Very effective. It was seamless. Brandefy takes and understands directions well." – Marketing Consultant

  • 108
    $5,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Ferndale MI

    M-1 Studios is a full-service video communications agency located in Ferndale, Mich. Founded in 2008, M-1 Studios' team of 16 employees provides video production for mid-market and enterprise clients. 

    Clients
    AGC
    Habitat for Humanity
    Chase
    FTE Automotive
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A festival events company wanted a video that featured its food, art, and concert festivals. M-1 Studios scripted, shot, and produced a live-action advertisements for commercial airing. The video has received positive feedback since its airing.

    "They have a quick turnaround time. Sometimes, our events need last-minute work and they’re always willing to do so on short notice." – Sponsorship Director, Festival Events Company 

  • 109
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    A video production company based in San Francisco, Rocketwheel was founded in 2007. Their team of fewer than 10 employees primarily services enterprise and midmarket businesses in industries such as health care and medical, advertising and marketing, and business services.

    Clients
    Amazon
    Salesforce
    Bloomberg
    Dell
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Rocketwheel created an animated explainer video for a financial services company’s newest product. The video served to educate customers on the benefits and uses of the product. The team’s final product was visually appealing and effective.

    “The videos were extremely successful in the launch of our product. They allowed for much faster and greater adoption and were used extensively during the sales and implementation processes.” — Vice President of Marketing, Financial Services Company

  • 110
    $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"

  • 111
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    San Francisco CA

    Start Motion Media Fundraising Video is a video production studio based in San Francisco founded in 2009. Their team of fewer than 10 experts provides video production, corporate photography, and branding assistance to clients, with videos ranging from commercials and corporate videos to documentaries and explainers.

    Clients
    Stanford University
    Track3t
    Wanderlust
    Notable Project

    Start Motion Media Fundraising Video worked with a storytelling project to create an explainer video with the goal of soliciting potential patrons of the project. The video improved the brand's identity and was able to solicit patronage from individuals.

    "[Start Motion Media Fundraising Video] really guided the process from start to finish. [Start Motion Media Fundraising Video]'s questionnaire was pointed and effective in gleaning my exact objectives. The value that [Start Motion Media Fundraising Video] offers their tremendous because he specializes in making crowdfunding videos." - Founder, Storytelling Project

  • 112
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Atlanta GA

    Blue Marble Media is a video production agency located in Atlanta. Founded in 1995, the 8-person team serves midmarket and enterprise clients in the advertising and marketing, government, and financial services sectors. They offer video production, graphic design, and broadcast video services.

    Clients
    CenturyLink
    Georgia-Pacific
    Verizon
    McKesson
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Blue Marble Media produced video for a state government entity. The videos were used in paid advertising campaigns or targeted prospect meetings to attract large enterprise brands to the state. The client was impressed with Blue Marble Media’s efficiency and professionalism.

    “Their project management process has always been highly efficient. Everything is systematic in order to achieve the best results. They’ve also been very deliberate and thoughtful in how they write a script, capture video, or edit content.” – Director, Government Administration

  • 113
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Kharkiv Ukraine

    Founded in 2012, GSanimation is a development and media production agency that offers video production, mobile app development, AR and VR development services to their small business and mid-market clients in the gaming, arts and entertainment, and media industries. Their 10 employees are based out of Kharkiv, Ukraine.

    Clients
    La-Z-Boy
    Hersheys
    Industries
    Notable Project

    GSanimation recently worked on video production for a perfume company. With the help of the in-house team, they created a video for advertising use for that client.

      “We've received very positive feedback on the video and we're happy with the quality. ” — Owner, Perfume Company

     

  • 114
    $10,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Novato CA

    Explainly is an animation company headquartered in Novato, Calif. and founded in 2018. The team of fewer than 10 employees provides video production services, with a specific focus on explainer videos. Their clientele is composed of enterprises, midmarket businesses, and small businesses in the advertising and marketing and arts, entertainment, and music industries.

    Clients
    Visa
    HubSpot
    Stanford
    Morning Brew
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Explainly produced an animated explainer video to generate leads. Their work involved writing the scripts and creating the visual design, and the deliverable led to an increase in both inquiries and revenue.

    "We have had numerous prospective customer and active customers tell us they were interested in evaluating [us] based on the Explainly video." – Sr. Sales Manager, Influencer Marketing Company

  • 115
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Toronto Canada

    Intangible is a video production and marketing agency founded in 2013. Their team of 6 employees is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. They provide video production and digital strategy.

    Clients
    IBM
    RedUrban
    Volkswagen
    Samsung
    Notable Project

    Intangible created a video for a behavioral economics firm. This personalized video shared the client’s vision and expertise with new parent and sister companies. They created a detailed scope of work and asked for feedback, keeping the client involved. The client was pleased with their easy and satisfying process.

    “Not only were they extremely efficient and a pleasure to work with, but they seemed to truly care about us achieving our goals.” – VP of Client Strategy, Behavioral Economics Firm
     

  • 116
    $1,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    New York NY

    CRFT Video is a design-driven animation production company based in New York, New York. Founded in 2017 with additional offices in Moscow, Russia, and Melbourne, Australia, their team specializes in animation, video production, explainer videos, 3D animation, commercials, and graphic design. They work with companies of all sizes in the United States, Australia, Canada, Europe, and around the globe.

    Clients
    Deloitte
    Kaspersky Lab
    Lays
    Ebay
    Industries
    Notable Project

    CRFT Video provided video production services for a luxury resort and real estate company. They used visualization, 3D modeling, and 3D animation to create content that showcases the resort apartments.

    "CRFT Video performed well during the engagement. They were able to make the complex project simple by using the right tools, remaining organized and communicative, and providing regular progress updates." – Head of Marketing, Hospitality Company

  • 117
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Santa Ana CA

    Phase 3 Studios is a video production agency founded in 1987. Their small team is headquartered in Santa Ana, California and provides video production.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Phase 3 Studios produced a video and created a cut-down and a Mandarin version for an automotive software company. The video was meant to showcase the technology and benefits of a motor for electrical vehicles.

    "The best part was that they drove us as much as we drove them."

  • 118
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Los Angeles based company, Jelly Creative is a marketing agency that was founded in 2012. The team of 2 provide web design, SEO, video production, and branding services for primarily small business clients across a number of industries. 

    Clients
    Annie Sama
    Kensington Gazebos
    American Autopark
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Jelly Creative was hired by an artist to create a promotional video that a company planned to use with its press releases. They provided the client with advertising, design, and videography services. While the project hasn’t been released yet, the client is happy with the initial creative results. 

    “Jelly Creative is a great marketing agency team that can work on an international level. Beck (Owner, Jelly Creative) reached out to me online and pitched a few ideas. He had a clear vision and visual identity for my project. I loved it and decided to hire him.” – Artist

  • 119
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Bend OR

    WK Studios is a video production company based in Bend, Ore., with a secondary location in Raleigh, N.C. Founded in 2010, this company has three employees. Services provided by WK Studios are focused on video production and social media marketing.

    Clients
    Whole Foods
    CBS Sports
    Supercuts
    Notable Project

    WK Studios provided video production services for an electronics manufacturer. They produced a video of an 8-hour seminar, dividing the content up to make it more easily accessible for consumers. They handled all aspects of video production and brought in audio industry experts to handle the sound work. The client has reported high levels of satisfaction with the videos.

    "The videos have done really well. People are signing up to watch the videos, download our forms, and we’re getting better leads." - Marketing Specialist, Electronics Manufacturer

  • 120
    $5,000+
    2 - 9 Employees
    Los Angeles CA

    Luminoustudios is a production company based in Los Angeles with a second location on the opposite coast in New York City. The agency was founded in 2015 and maintains a team of 4 specialists.  Luminoustudios is entirely dedicated to providing full-service video production.

    Clients
    Polaroid
    StoryCorps
    Fiverr
    Google
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A social organization was hosting a summer camp and needed a team to produce a video to show prospective campers the experience in an appealing, compelling way. Luminoustudios storyboarded and scripted the video, then handled the end-to-end production process. Upon completion, they edited the footage and curated the audio to enhance the visual content they'd produced.

    "The students involved in the program and the one we focused on specifically thought the video was really authentic and presented their experience in a compelling way" — Senior Producer, Social Organization

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