Top Multimedia & Animation Companies

Have you been looking for multimedia development companies and confused on which one to pick? GoodFirms has brought to you a list of animation studios from dime a dozen companies featured on Google’s first few pages to mitigate your endeavors to find the right company work with you. We have researched these multimedia companies with their ability and experience in motion graphics, photography; their references by users of their services and their detail-oriented portfolio descriptions of their services. The list of winning animation production companies in this industry is as follows:

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Mypromovideos
101

Mypromovideos

We create animated videos keeping the strategy 1st

ANIMATION FOR BUSINESS: We are a boutique animation studio that helps you connect better with your customers. We specialize in producing high-quality animation videos which can be used as explainer videos, sales videos, corporate videos, case study videos, TV commericials, GIFS, animated web pages etc,. SIMPLE BY CHOICE: We simplify the message, you want to convey and add a dash of zest to it to make it entertaining at the same time. CATERING TO THE CLIENT’S CLIENT: We look at a video from every dimension before we cr... read more about Mypromovideos

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$100 - $149/hr
10 - 49
United States,
India
Kobe Levi Headshot Photography
102

Kobe Levi Headshot Photography

Kobe Levi Headshot Photography

Welcome to Kobe Levi Headshot Photography, professional headshots Los Angeles. He is one of the best Headshots in Los Angeles and offer actor Headshots, businessperson, model, etc. photography services. He has many years of experience and is an affordable headshots Los Angeles. The photos give unique identity to people with a lasting impression. To know more about his photography, visit https://www.kobelevi.com or call (818) 935-7036.  

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NA
2 - 9
United States
Kado3D
103

Kado3D

MAKE. BELIEVE.

Kado3D is an experienced, full-service 3D Rendering Studio in Sydney providing a wide array of 3D Illustrations and 3D Architectural Renderings for property marketing, property developers, interior designers and architects since 2001. With an eye for detail, we create photo-realistic 3D architectural renderings and animations for development applications and visual presentations. We also produce photo-realistic interior design renders which will make your property look stunning!

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NA
2 - 9
Australia
Trifaceinternational
104

Trifaceinternational

Animation for businesses

At Triface International, we specialize in offering bespoke technical animation and illustration services for discerning clients from across various platforms. With our technical capability and streamlined process, we can create engaging and attractive animations that represent your brand in the best possible way. Whether you want to maximize engagement, inform or influence, we focus on your marketing message to communicate exactly what you intended. We keep our promises and take utmost care to ensure that you get a good return on your investme... read more about Trifaceinternational

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NA
2 - 9
United States
INOVIT
105

INOVIT

Animated Explainer Videos & Graphic Design

We connect brands and people through animated video content. WHO WE ARE Inovit animation studio is a team of creative, talented and innovative people that have a passion for 2D animation. Here at Inovit, we focus on helping our clients making high-quality video content that really works. Our mission is to make your story interesting and clear. WHAT WE DO We create professional 2D animation videos for any mission. Whether you want to promote your brand, products, and services, engage new customers, strengthen your brand’s me... read more about INOVIT

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$25 - $49/hr
10 - 49
United States
Wow-How Studio
106

Wow-How Studio

One-stop-shop for visual content

Looking for content creators for your needs? WOW-HOW Studio is always open for cooperation! Contact us for free project estimation.  Consisting of young and creative artists, designers, animators and modelers, our team provides turnkey solutions or partial support in all digital design areas such as 2D and 3D graphics, sophisticated animation, video editing, post-production, VR and AR. We make the content for different purposes: videos for crowdfunding, marketing content support for B2B and B2C companies, corporate and HR videos, exp... read more about Wow-How Studio

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$25 - $49/hr
50 - 249
United Kingdom,
United States
Dream Farm Studios
107

Dream Farm Studios

3D Animation Studio

Dream Farm is a creative animation studio that creates animation and game art for broadcast and web purposes with a strong focus on well-designing characters. We provide our services to advertising agencies, independent production companies and also directly with brands throughout the world. Dream Farm 3D Animation Studio

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NA
10 - 49
Canada
Wight Visuals
108

Wight Visuals

Motion Design & Animation Studio

A team of motion designers, illustrators and storytellers from Ukraine. We believe that the driving force behind success is collaboration. We strive to transform complex ideas into meaningful stories. We are eager to challenge, experiment and solve problems. With a business-driven approach in mind, our mission is to create with a purpose. Whether you're a small start-up, big company or an agency - let's collaborate, we're always here to help.  

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$25 - $49/hr
2 - 9
Ukraine
Animated Explainer Videos
109

Animated Explainer Videos

Animated Explainer Video Agency

Animated Explainer Videos helps you achieve amazing things with clips and videos. Whether you want to enhance sales, build brand awareness or educate your potential audience – Our experienced team create video content to help you do it! Our animations help you achieve your goals in most appropriate way. 

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NA
50 - 249
United Kingdom
E-Retouching India
110

E-Retouching India

Get your image edited before deadline!

E-Retouching India is a creative agency for Graphics and 3D Designs need of E-Commerce solutions. We are India based company and specialized in Diamond Jewelry Photo Editing, Retouching, Rendering and 360° Turntable Animation services, Clipping Path services, CAD designing, Jewelry Photography service and much more services regarding towards the diamond jewelry. We have team of highly skilled photo editor and retouching specialists to bring commercial stand-out to your creative jewelry.

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NA
10 - 49
India
Olive Animations
111

Olive Animations

Award-winning Video Animations

Olive Animation is a renowned animation service provider with over a decade of experience working for national and international clients. Their professionals are trained to deliver projects of impeccable quality whether they are business or marketing related or for other personal or educational purposes.

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NA
50 - 249
United States
Art + Commerce
112

Art + Commerce

Photography

Art + Commerce was founded in the early 1980s to represent preeminent image makers working in a range of creative disciplines. The agency has evolved into a global organization representing over 60 photographers, directors, stylists, hair and make-up artists, creative directors, an illustrator, a set designer and important estates and foundations. The company is engaged with the long-term aspirations and practical needs of its artists and is committed to playing a positive role in the cultural understanding of image making

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$50 - $99/hr
50 - 249
United States
LOLA Creative Agency
113

LOLA Creative Agency

The Bay Area’s favorite photo studio.

An incubator for artistry and a collective of visual vanguards, our passion is cultivating careers. Our purpose is unleashing that talent to make stunning creative. We represent photographers, art directors, cinematographers and graphic designers. With a focus on fashion and beauty, we keep our services boutique and our work bespoke. We value the intimate relationships we have with our clients and artists, and pride ourselves on elevating the brands we work with. From pairing together the right creatives, to tackling casting, locations and b... read more about LOLA Creative Agency

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$50 - $99/hr
2 - 9
United States
Poppy Creative Agency
114

Poppy Creative Agency

A friendly full-service creative agency

Poppy Creative Agency was founded in 2009. The idea was to create a small agency that benefits both talent and client. We represent photographers and stylists, as well as offer art direction and all production services. Poppy Creative Agency can accommodate all your individual creative needs through the selection of individual talent or take on the whole enchilada with The Poppy Pod. Traci Terrick, the founder has been both art director and producer for over fifteen years, working with a variety of established retailers, magazines, and more.... read more about Poppy Creative Agency

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$50 - $99/hr
2 - 9
United States
Wonderhatch
115

Wonderhatch

A HOT NEW VISUAL CONTENT AGENCY

Wonderhatch creates inspiring content that works. Passionate about telling the right story, Wonderhatch produces the very best photography and film for its clients across Rights Holders and Consumer Luxury Brands, Professional Services, Hospitality, Property and the Automotive Industry. Famed for providing premium quality and a highly creative approach, it works with many of the worlds most loved brands. Wonderhatch brings years of specialist experience to bear having previously operated under the guise of Red Photographic Ltd on the p... read more about Wonderhatch

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$50 - $99/hr
10 - 49
United Kingdom
Ranch Creative
116

Ranch Creative

A Digital Marketing agency

Ranch Creative is a Digital Marketing agency providing Film, photography, audio, music, creative content, social media management and digital marketing services to brands and business in Essex, London and the UK. We love beautiful brands, cool products and bringing them to life in the visual and audio landscape, that's why we hand pick our clients and only work with those that share our vision for breathtaking media. We believe in strategic partnerships and working with our clients to gain a true insight into their brand and products. Ra... read more about Ranch Creative

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$25 - $49/hr
2 - 9
United Kingdom
Jeff Myers Photography
117

Jeff Myers Photography

Best Houston Commercial Architectural Photography

Commercial photographer in Houston Tx that focuses on architectural photography for commercial or hi end exclusive residential customers.  When Jeff is not shooting pictures of buildings he is taking executive headshots and celebrity photos of business, music and sports legends.  His studio is where he does food photography or takes photos of products for his commercial or ecommerce clients. He brings to the table his 38 years of experience in communicating your company's visual needs.

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$150 - $199/hr
2 - 9
United States
Genius Videos
118

Genius Videos

Genius Videos

When Genius Videos was founded, it was built on the basis of research that in the era of digital media, a video had a very major effect on the human brain. This is also proven by the thousands of clients we have worked with who have matured into large scale businesses. With a plethora of the best professionals on board, Genius Videos is determined to provide all its customers the video animation they need.

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NA
50 - 249
United States
CG Studios
119

CG Studios

Realize Your Vision

CG Studios was founded in 1991 to produce high-quality, creative animation. Through the years, our services have expanded, but our mission hasn’t changed. We continue to provide extraordinary creative direction to produce content that is smart, custom, and effective for advertising, training or events, website content, television, social media channels, and more. Our services include 2D and 3D animation, 3D Modeling, motion graphics, and more. After 28 years of collaboration with global brands, small/medium businesses, a... read more about CG Studios

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$150 - $199/hr
2 - 9
United States
Galera
120

Galera

Animation & Motion Design Agency

Galera – an agency focusing on animation & motion graphics design for startups and growing companies. We truly believe in innovative tech startups that make a revolution in the digital space, so we desire to take it up a notch. Galera provides full-cycle production, including product discovery, pre-production, production, and final delivery. Our vision is to impact the growth of 100 really impeccable tech startups via effective video solutions by the end of 2023.        

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NA
2 - 9
Ukraine
Ayewind
121

Ayewind

AyeWind

Created exclusively to help talented video creators and animators showcase and promote their work, Ayewind is all about offering them a competitive advantage and driving traffic to their website. We also help agencies and businesses find the best talent at great prices in no time for a small subscription fee. Ayewind already has a massive collection of animated videos ranging from promotional and whiteboard videos, explainers and short documentaries to lessons and Q/A videos. Our active and engaged animation community is also another exce... read more about Ayewind

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NA
2 - 9
Sweden
Explainfy
122

Explainfy

Up Your Brand Game With Superior Video Animations

Award-winning certified company Explainfy is a huge team of artists, designers, animators and managers providing custom video animation services to both large and small scale businesses around the globe. We are now one of the leading video animation companies in the US. With an aim to establish ourselves as the best video animation company in the USA. Explainfy was founded almost a decade ago, it then started searching for people who had dedicated their lives for the video animation industry. Our performance is the mirror of the amount of work... read more about Explainfy

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NA
50 - 249
United States
Dardanele Studio
123

Dardanele Studio

Animations for Business, Entertainment &Education

Dardanele is an Animation Studio that uses a unique blend of experience and passion for the work we deliver. Dardanele specializes in creating animations for business, education and entertainment. Our designs are tailor-made and unique for each customer.  

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$25 - $49/hr
2 - 9
Poland
Animation 299
124

Animation 299

The professional animation services provider

We are the professional 2D and 3D animation services provider company in Miami, who are proficient in producing excellent 2D-3D designs for various purposes like advertising. internet marketing and Business promotional strategies. We use tools like Lightwave, Flash, HTML 5, After effects to create 2D and 3D animated videos.

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NA
2 - 9
United States
IMP Digital Studios
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IMP Digital Studios

Video production company in Paramus New Jersey

Our NJ video production company is constantly evolving to suit the needs of our clients. Be it a full video production or simply a rental of the studios, IMP Digital Studios has the expertise to execute all of your video production needs. IMP Digital Studios has a scalable production studio space located in Paramus NJ that can accommodate varying project sizes. With a wide range of equipment and flexible production studio space, you can be certain that our NJ video production company can bring your vision to life. Our flexible and spaciou... read more about IMP Digital Studios

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NA
2 - 9
United States
Osprey Drones, LLC
126

Osprey Drones, LLC

Aerial Drone Photography New Jersey

Osprey Drones, LLC photography is the capture of still images and video by a remotely-operated or autonomous unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), also known as an unmanned aircraft system (UAS) or, more commonly, as a drone. Drone photography allows images and audio/video to be captured that might not be otherwise possible for human photographers and videographers.

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$25 - $49/hr
2 - 9
United States
Anideos
127

Anideos

Animation Studio

Anideos provides immersive animated videos that captivate your audience going straight through the point. Our skilled team help clients to achieve their objectives with the help of appealing animated videos. We put our heart and soul to create such videos that set you apart no matter how serious or light-hearted your goal is. They are easy to understand yet attractive to appeal to everyone. Read About Us More on: https://www.bark.com/en/us/company/anideos/PeXKe/

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< $25/hr
50 - 249
United States
The Photography Co
128

The Photography Co

Photographers and Videographers

With over a decade of photography experience in the UAE, we possess invaluable local-knowledge and have established ourselves as a leading photography studio in Dubai that specializes in event photography, creative fashion photography, wedding photography, artistic family photography, and baby photography. It doesn’t end there – our dedicated team of corporate photographers in Dubai and Abu Dhabi are amongst the best in the region, and have earned a stellar reputation as the leaders and pioneers in product photography, food photogra... read more about The Photography Co

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$100 - $149/hr
10 - 49
United Arab Emirates
Flawless Studios
129

Flawless Studios

Professional Family Makeover& Child Photoshoot

Flawless Studios are the largest running city centre studios in Leeds, Manchester &  Middlesbrough, providing makeover photoshoots and professional photography packages for family &  child. Boudoir photoshoot studio in Manchester and Leeds specializing in Portrait Photography. Book your boudoir photo shoot today and find the real you.

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< $25/hr
50 - 249
United Kingdom
VINTAGE ANIMATIONS
130

VINTAGE ANIMATIONS

PROMOTE YOUR BRAND WITH ANIMATED VIDEO

PROMOTE YOUR BRAND, PRODUCT OR SERVICE WITH ANIMATED VIDEO WE CREATE PROFESSIONAL, GOAL-ORIENTATED ANIMATED VIDEOS THAT DO THE SELLING FOR YOU.

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NA
1,000 - 9,999
United States
Animation Liberty
131

Animation Liberty

We Do What We Promise

We are the award winning video animation company providing 2D Animations, 3D Animations, Whiteboard Animation, Explainer Videos, Typography Animation Video, Motion Graphics Videos, Social Media Animations, Animated Characters videos and Corporate Video Animations across the USA

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$150 - $199/hr
250 - 999
United States
Designster
132

Designster

Get Unlimited Graphic Design Work at a Flat Rate

Designster is a graphic designing platform that has grown in prominence since its inception. It has masterfully delivered top-notch projects to its clients and has received an appraisal in return from clients and critics alike. This trailblazing agency consists of a team of 200+ highly qualified graphic designers who construct and materialize any project that comes their way. The company promises transparency through its 24-hour live chat customer service which allows the client to interact with the company and convey their messaging.

Alicia Stewart
“Top Notch service”
Alicia Stewart
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< $25/hr
10 - 49
United States
Laserbee
133

Laserbee

Tech in Motion

Laserbee creates videos to help startups explain technological products and drive audiences to take action.

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NA
2 - 9
Israel
MotionGility Pvt Ltd
134

MotionGility Pvt Ltd

Explainer Video Company

We craft animated explainer videos combined with our digital storytelling skills to give your business new heights. At MotionGility, we work with ambitious organisations, blended well with our creative thought-process and digital expertise to build something great together. Over the years, we’ve worked with different companies of all sizes and shapes, from startups to global brands. Our studio is backed by a creative team of writers, designers, animators and managers. Give us a chance and you would surely not regret it. 

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$50 - $99/hr
50 - 249
India
Alpasbox
135

Alpasbox

Explainer Video Production Company

Alpasbox is founded by experts from animation and creative design consulting industry with vision to provide most attractive and cost-effective marketing solution to the enterprises. Based in Delhi, India, Alpasbox aspires to be the front runner of the Video Production Services globally. AlpasBox is an animated video production company that make Short animated explainer videos, motion graphics and white board animations which presents businesses to explain their products or services in a creative and effective form of visuals.

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$25 - $49/hr
2 - 9
India
AR Studio
136

AR Studio

2D Floor Plan Rendering | 2D Floor Plan Design

Looking for 2D Floor Plan Rendering services ? AR Studio Provides 2D Floor Plan Design of House for Residential and Commercial Design and 2D Floor Plan Visualization for clientele across the USA, UAE, India, etc.

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10 - 49
India
LotzAp Solutions
137

LotzAp Solutions

Empowering Business, Driven by Technology.

From our humble origin of being a startup, we have become an IT company with 2 years of strong experience in software Development. Having worked on Lotz Ap (Lots of Apps) we are the Leading [L] Ones [O] & Trailing [T] Zero [Z] App [Ap] development company that empowers mobility. Over the years, we have built a strong presence in USA, Europe & India with our diversified skill set. Our development center in India comprises of highly skilled professionals contributing towards timely & quality deliveries. We actively participate in u... read more about LotzAp Solutions

Hayley Docken
“Hayley Docken”
Hayley Docken, Legal Assistant at Gehlen Dabbs
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$50 - $99/hr
10 - 49
United States,
India
Colossus Media Group
138

Colossus Media Group

Let’s Build Something Great Together!

Colossus Media Group believes that every business should have access to high quality marketing. Additionally, excellent customer service should be standard. Our focus is to produce great work at an extremely competitive price. Also, we set ourselves apart from competitors by forming a strong relationship with our clients. Quite simply, we place our client’s needs first. Unfortunately, a common approach of many marketing/branding agencies is to make the sale, build the site, and move on. Here, we strive to continue our relationship with th... read more about Colossus Media Group

Brian
“Promo video”
Brian, Employee at The Blooming Oven
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$25 - $49/hr
2 - 9
United States
Yans Media
139

Yans Media

Explainer Video & Animation Studio

Yans Media is a design-driven animation studio creating commercial videos for agencies, brands, and startups. We create videos that connect people with your business

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$100 - $149/hr
10 - 49
Armenia
TheDevLoft
140

TheDevLoft

Small Digital Marketing company doing big things

Hi, I’m Mathieu! Founder & CEO of TheDevLoft Agency. TheDevLoft was created in France, but based in Lviv, Ukraine with an exceptional handpicked team.  We are a results-driven full-service Internet marketing firm & much more that works with you to customize the best mix of online marketing — from PPC and email campaigns to SEO-based responsive Websites, UX/UI Design, amazing Logos, Blockchain, Adverts and much more— to provide results that take you to the top Leading your business in the right direction We... read more about TheDevLoft

Baris Basaran
“TheDevLoft”
Baris Basaran, Senior Art Director at FCB ARTGROUP
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$25 - $49/hr
10 - 49
United Kingdom
DigiWebPoint
141

DigiWebPoint

Digital Markrting Company

Digiwebpoit is an award-winning best SEO Company in India providing high-level digital marketing and search engine optimization services for online businesses. They are among the most renowned international digital marketing agency based in India for affordable and high-quality search engine optimization, social media optimization, pay-per-click management and search engine marketing services. Their impeccable SEO services build brands and help either.        

Ranjeet Chandravanshi
“Thanks you for Developing our Website”
Ranjeet Chandravanshi, Senior SEO Executive at Essence Studios
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$25 - $49/hr
50 - 249
India
Tretech Media
142

Tretech Media

Leading Digital Marketing Company

We have more than 15 years experience working with sundry sorts of coding language and applications and will do all that I can to give you an answer. Outside of work 1,200+ requests culminated. An adroit in house group giving full marking arrangements. Logos, sites, graphic design, animated videos, SEO, presentation design, flyer design, social media design, infographic design, photoshop editing, logo design, web analytics, translations. Dependability and consistency. Trustworthiness. Fitting answers for your desiderata, ascertaining you genera... read more about Tretech Media

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$25 - $49/hr
250 - 999
Pakistan
The Walt Disney Company
143

The Walt Disney Company

Animation Studios

From classic animated features and exhilarating theme park attractions to cutting-edge sports coverage, and the hottest shows on television, The Walt Disney Company has been making magic since 1923, creating unforgettable stories that connect with audiences around the world. And we’re just getting started!

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$100 - $149/hr
10000+
United States
Eallin
144

Eallin

Animation production company

To the Sami tribes of Northern Europe, Eallin means ‘bring to life’. For nearly twenty years we have been doing just that, through our beautifully crafted animations. Today, we are an international animation and mixed media production company with offices in London, Tokyo and Prague. But we’ve never forgotten our first passion – bringing things to life.

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$50 - $99/hr
10 - 49
United Kingdom,
Czech Republic
Village Talkies
145

Village Talkies

Top corporate video production company

Village Talkies is a complete video maker and video production company in Bangalore & Chennai, India and USA offers end to end creative video production and animation services to all kinds of industries and businesses at reasonable price.

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$25 - $49/hr
10 - 49
United States,
India
Image Engine
146

Image Engine

Visual Effects & Animation

Based in Vancouver BC, Image Engine is a world-class visual effects studio led by a team of creative and passionate individuals who are committed to furthering the art of visual storytelling and helping their exceptionally talented crew to push the boundaries of artistic and technical achievement.

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$25 - $49/hr
50 - 249
Canada
ScanlineVFX
147

ScanlineVFX

Photorealistic effects and simulation work

With almost 30 years of experience and based in Los Angeles, Vancouver, Munich and Stuttgart, ScanlineVFX specialized in creating complex effects for high-end feature films and commercials.

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$25 - $49/hr
250 - 999
Canada,
United States
9 Story Media Group
148

9 Story Media Group

We are an industry leading creator

9 Story Media Group is an industry leading creator, producer and distributor of award-winning animated and live action content for young audiences around the world. 9 Story has produced over 900 animated and live action episodes, seen on some of the world’s most respected children’s channels.

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$50 - $99/hr
250 - 999
Canada,
Ireland
AppUnik
149

AppUnik

Take Technology Beyond Thoughts

We are a startup company that provides services of development from Mobile Applications (Android and IOS), Desktop Applications and Website developments. We have different thinking related to the technical world that we define with our tag line that is "Take Technology Beyond Thoughts". We want to create a new technological craze in the world with our thinking and our skills. And that's our goal.

Tarik Alkelani
“Excellent team”
Tarik Alkelani, Senior UX/UI and Interaction Designer at Samba Financial Group
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< $25/hr
2 - 9
India,
Japan
Flash n' Media
150

Flash n' Media

Website Design Company Delhi, India

Flash n' Media is a digital design and development company in Delhi, India. The company was founded in 2005 and has a team of experts. They provide web design, web development, digital strategy, UX design, video & animation production services.

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$25 - $49/hr
2 - 9
India

Buyer’s Guide

What Are Multimedia and Animation?

The animation is considered as a technique of presenting still photographs or drawing in a manner that gives the viewers an illusion of movement or a moving video. Animations are a hybridized version of multimedia texts, graphic art, sound, and video animation, which can be developed using a wide range of computer-based techniques.

In order to turn these sketched, painted, or computer-developed images into a smooth motion picture, the frame rate and the number of consecutive images displayed each second are acknowledged. In addition to entertaining kids and adults, Animation and Multimedia is also an essential tool for advertising and video marketing.

What Are the Different Types of Animation in Multimedia?

While several animators use multiple animation techniques to get the desired result, there are five distinct types of animation.

1. Stop Motion:

In the Stop motion technique, physical objects are manipulated and captured in small increments through individual frames. The top Photography agencies turn the real world articles into quality pictures and edit them so that while viewing these images in rapid progression, they give the illusion of movement. Stop motion animation technique includes claymation, puppets, cutouts, pixelation, action figures, object-motion, etc. Although a time-consuming and, at times, costly process, stop motion creates a unique and priceless look.

2. Traditional Animation:

Traditional animation is one of the oldest forms of turning images into a moving picture. The animators initially draw each frame, which is slightly different from the previous one, individually by hand on transparent celluloid papers. This is why traditional animation is also known as hand-drawn or cel-animation. Once the storyboard is complete, each drawing is photographed onto a distinct frame of the film reel so that when played sequentially, a moving picture is developed. This method is modified into Whiteboard animation, where the sketch artist physically illustrates the artwork on a board or paper using pens and markers.

3. Vector-Based Animation:

Vector animation attributes to multimedia images where vectors establish the art as opposed to pixels. It has a definite path of creation that allows distinct and smoother animation. Each image trajectory holds specific mathematical values, defining the course of the movie. The top 2D animation companies employ different vector-based animation tools such as Flash, capable of creating and editing vector graphics. 2D animations are comparatively easier to scale as well as take up limited space.

4. Motion Graphics:

Motion graphics involve dynamic and exciting representations of moving texts, logos, and graphics. However, the main focus of motion graphics lies in giving life to the story through visuals, shapes, etc., rather than character animation. It can be created in 2D as well as 3D, using distinct video editing software. Motion Graphics are generally utilized for title sequences in films, ads, etc. in order to communicate with the viewer. 

5. 3D Animation: 

3D animation is one of the most popular video animation techniques in today's industry. The top video animation companies employ CGI (computer-generated imagery), which is more related to puppetry than traditional or 2D animation. The animator digitally creates the characters and manipulates them to define their movement. The computer then interpolates the frames, which are then refined by the animator until they are satisfied with the result. 3D animation is a lengthy process since the software renders each frame individually, based on the quality of the images required.

What Are the Different Uses of Multimedia and Animation for Businesses?

There are several ways animation and multimedia services can be employed by businesses to advance their objectives. Some of the examples are:

1. Informative Videos: These videos refer to animated movies that shell out instructions while maintaining a fun and imaginative tone. Corporations can describe the more delicate features of their services creatively. 
2. Loading Page Animation: While browsing a website, it is imperative to have a loading page animation. This allows the user to understand that the site is operational as well as helps mitigate the loading time damages. In addition, a creative and attractive loading page animation ensures a reduction in the bounce rate.
3. Social Media Videos: Social media offers a vast platform for brands to display their creative instincts. The multimedia companies can assist in designing animated videos for businesses to stand out in the market.
4. Advertisements: Unique and innovative animated advertisements gain comparatively more attention. The top animation studios offer companies the freedom to create motion pictures that display their product in a way that is unattainable through physical cinematography. 
5. Logos and Designs: Having a responsive logo and micro-interactions throughout the website encourages visitors to interact more with the organization. Incorporating an animated effect improves the response to call-to-action, thereby improving conversions.

How Are Animated Videos Beneficial for Businesses?

Animated motion pictures are an essential instrument for marketing services and products through visual graphics. Animated videos help promote commodities in a very effective manner so that the concepts to the masses in a simplified way. It concentrates on keeping the audience engaged and interested in the brand.

1. Engage With Customer:

Video marketing plays a crucial role in today's advertising industry. Consumers show a preference for video content on a daily basis. In order to build an engaging relationship with your clients, it is imperative to create numerous animated videos that are informative as well as appealing. These videos extend a creative yet practical way of reaching the customer's cognizance.

2. Boost Conversion:

The chief goal of video marketing campaigns is to enhance sales and help you accomplish your targets. With clear shrewdness, informative storytelling, and captivating figurines, animated short films can trigger emotions and encourage people to purchase goods and services. Whether these graphics-oriented videos are used as ads or on the landing page of a site, businesses can expect a substantial increase in their conversion rate.

3. Create a Niche:

Good quality animated movies are an ideal way of building a brand's name and reputation. The video can be used to conceive an image of the business that is approachable. Owing to the animated videos, the buyers can efficiently establish a good relationship with the businesses' products and services. An innovative and descriptive animation can prove your brand as a futuristic corporation while standing out from the competition.

4. Improve SEO:

Animated videos play a crucial role in enhancing a website's search engine ranking since most major crawl bots favor pages that comprise video. Animated videos also hold the visitors' attention for a longer time, thereby increasing the dwell time, which lets the search engine recognize the relevance of the site. These multimedia images increase the click-through rate as well as decrease the bounce rate.

5. Illustrate Product:

For a product to gain commercial success, the prospects must understand what precisely the business is selling. Multimedia development companies can display a wide range of products and services offered by the business. Moreover, different informative videos can explain the purpose, function, as well as how to best use the commodities in an easy-to-comprehend fashion. Organizations can also summarize real-life instances that the buyers can associate very easily.

What Are the Benefits of Outsourcing Multimedia and Animation Services?

There are different advantages of subcontracting animation and multimedia services to the best animation production companies, such as:

1. Quality:

Professional multimedia services companies can create exceptional looking animated movies while including high-quality sound and scenery. The top animation studios can maintain a consistent solution that allows you to reach your viewers and establish your brand efficiently. Moreover, owing to their prior experience and technical knowledge, these agencies understand what the client requires and how to exhibit that to the audience.

2. Understand Trend:

The top animation production companies are up to date with the latest styles, trends, and technologies within the industry. By outsourcing multimedia services to an animation production company, clients can have fresh insight into their project from start to finish. These services providers can create a storyline that resonates with your intended audience, engaging popular trends. This also enables the service provider to meet deadlines and allow clients to focus on their core business operations.

3. Cost-Efficiency:

Creating an animated motion picture requires a considerable number of resources, such as a qualified team of animators and illustrators, props, and pieces of equipment. Recruiting a group of artists can be extremely time-consuming and expensive, whereas outsourcing the project to an animation production company alleviates this issue. Moreover, individually buying equipment such as cameras, lights, celluloid papers, puppets, action figures, etc., can drive the project's overall cost. Therefore, outsourcing to animation companies makes the production process extremely economical.

How Much Do Animation Services Cost?

It is possible to develop animated content at a meager price or spend an extensive amount of money. This broad-spectrum in quotations is due to an assorted number of factors, like the type or length of projects. For instance, creating a one minute 2D animated picture costs from $500 to over $5000, whereas a 3D video of the same duration ranges between $7000 to $10000. To better plan your budget, it is essential to consider the various factors affecting the cost of production.

What Are the Factors Affecting the Cost of Animation Services?

There are several factors that influence the cost of creating animated videos. To better estimate the expenses, it is essential to evaluate the following criteria:

1. Style:

The medium and the type of animation is the foremost factor determining the overall cost of the project. Each animation technique has distinct obligations, such as the time and effort required to create the storyline, tools and software needed, the number of animators working on the project, etc. Moreover, incorporating multiple animation styles may drive the final cost. It is imperative to understand your requirements and discuss the best-suited technique with the top animation production companies to get the desired result within your budget.

2. Length:

The length of the video contributes to the final quotation of the animated film. A more extended video project means longer production time, depending on whether it is a one-off or a video series. One minute video generally requires somewhere between 1000 to 2000 individually drawn frames. The animators may charge either per-minute based on the length of the video or hourly based on the time spent on developing the video.

3. Complexity:

Multimedia development companies can create an animation using as little as few shapes or props, or as complex as an elaborate scenario with numerous characters. The complexity of the project has a massive effect on the expenses. The complexity of the plan depends on the intricacy level of the artwork. Moreover, the movements of the characters, dance/fight sequences, lip-synching dialogue and songs, and other such activities add to the difficulties, thus increasing the production cost.

4. Sound Design:

In addition to adding exceptional visuals, having professional quality audio is an essential aspect of animation. The different audio elements, such as dialogue, background music, voice-over, songs, and narration, influence the sound design cost. The animation companies charge their clients depending on whether they plan on developing an original score, incorporating royalty-free audio, or purchasing a piece of existing music.

5. Story/Character Development:

Although most clients have a basic idea surrounding the characters and plotline of the animated movie. However, if the video's topic is more complicated than others, it may take longer for the designing team to study it and get an in-depth comprehension of the subject. This means more working hours and technology are required to get desired results, driving up the price of the film.

6. Number of Revisions:

Feedback plays a crucial role in determining the cost of production. Multiple revisions require more effort and time from the development team, resulting in prolonged turnaround time. This increases the final amount since the animation company has to re-do the script before recommencing the designing stage. To contain the budget, you must inquire about the number of free reviews offered by the animation companies. Moreover, also ask regarding the charges for any additional changes to estimate the expenses.

7. Animation Tools:

Most multimedia development companies include the cost of using different types of software and technologies within their quotation. However, some of the best animation software employed by these service providers may be priced at a pay-per-usage basis. Therefore, it is imperative to question the multimedia services companies concerning the functions and requirements of these paid applications, as well as the investment required to adopt them.

GoodFirms Research Process:

To create an exceptional animated film, clients must invest in the best animation production company. GoodFirms' pioneering research process concentrates on creating a list of animation studios capable of delivering top-notch solutions.

The multimedia companies that bagged a spot in the list of top multimedia development companies in GoodFirms' research are judged on the basis of three primary evaluation criteria viz. Quality, Reliability, and Ability. These three parameters are further segregated into subsections to evaluate the service providers' profile, market penetration, industry experience and expertise, and the quality of their support services.

Another significant paradigm observed by the expert research team is the valuable reviews and testimonies of verified clients.

After extensively assessing the participating multimedia services companies, our expert analysts concluded that the companies mentioned above hold the caliber to offer unmatched animation services to meet their clients' prerequisites. These esteemed animation studios have appointed a team of top animators and illustrators capable of delivering various animation styles irrespective of the publishing module. 

GoodFirms is an ideal platform for exhibiting the expertise of service providers to attract clients and boost their reputation and receive qualified leads. If you believe your animation agency is above par and deserves a place in our 'Research' segment, register in our portal to participate in future research processes.

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