Mixing classic animation skills with the latest software, we're able to bring any subject to life. Mixing motion graphics with video to step it up to the next level. Producing cutting edge advertising, creative marketing campaigns and promo videos.
Our animation company is on hand to design, model, rig and animate 3D characters & products. To create original animated stories or to promote the latest product with all the power that 3D animation can bring.
Creating that extra wow in any video shot, add explosions, lens flares, 3D camera tracking, green screen, matte painting and more
With five successfully developed apps of our own on mobile App stores, we know what is required to go from an initial idea to a completed professional app or game.
Here's a few sneaky peaks at projects we're working on or have recently finished.
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We're available to offer our full creative services, whether its for yourself or for a client of your own. We will work with you to create a selection of original ideas to convey the message and information needed in creative and stylish ways. Creating scripts, storyboards, animatics and more. With a constant eye on the latest technology and animation styles we're able to make sure your creative treatments are up to date and guarantee impactful and professional results. Delivering orignal pitch's for your marketing campaigns, online advertising videos, product promos, information videos, event videos, animated idents and so much more.
We will produce storyboards for all our projects as we see it as an important step to create the video you the client are after. We use mixed media to create the storyboards often quickly sketching out ideas, scene progression, camera moves and general look and feel. When creating motion graphic based videos we use Photoshop or After effects to build the basic assets needed for the final animation during the storyboarding process, speeding up the animation production stage further down the line.
At the heart of everything we do is animation, bringing any subject to life using the wide variety of tools and styles at our disposal. It really can be used on any project and mixed with video or be stand alone. Whether it's for your marketing video, advertising campaign, conference opener, training video or something new as long as its moving pixels we can help. Our award winning team have worked on a wide range of animation style videos. Creating fully rigged 2D and 3D characters inside the latest professional software, or creating hand drawn characters using traditional animation techniques on our trusty light boxes with our favorite 2B pencils. We tend to think of animation and motion graphics being very similar and they generally go hand in hand with each other, mixing icons, text and graphics with animated characters, vehicles and environments. Animation can obviously be used along side live action video whether its a simple animated title for a speaker or a fully 3D world.
Any stat, nugget of information or idea can be brought to life with the use of motion graphics. Mixing countless styles together, advanced techniques, unique transitions and timing. We make use of the latest software and rely on our own experience in the industry to always deliver exciting visuals for your promo videos and animations. With the advancements made in computers and software over the past 10 years we can now deliver Hollywood quality visuals in a fraction of the time it took just a few years ago. 2D and 3D corporate graphics can be mixed together with live action video and stock footage to create the branded message you require. We'll work with you from the start to make sure we're always on track to deliver the final video your after in the time and budget required.
We use a mixture of 3D software to make the most exciting impressive videos we can. We create 3D graphics and animation on a daily basis either as stand alone visuals or to mix in with corporate talking head videos, television series and adverts, playful fun motion graphics, advanced camera tracked footage and so much more. We have the talent on board to create any object required from a replica of a new golf club to a fully boned and rigged life like character for use in a childrens animated Tv series or Film. We've also got vast experience producing Stereoscopic animation for use with 3D television sets making the latest in video technology available at a price you can hopefully afford.
A real passion of ours which goes side by side with our animation services is Visual FX. Whether it is to be added to an animated scene or mixed in with filmed live action footage. We can work with green screen and blue screen video to key out the background and place your actors in a 3D environment. Add an extra city scape into your filmed footage, explosions, smoke, lens flares, colour grading and so much more. It's an area of the film and television business we're all passionate about and know we have the talent on board to deliver top level results. We able to compete with the the UK's biggest studios all from our South Devon coastal studio location, in Wembury just outside of Plymouth.
We've now released 6 apps to the iOS and Android app stores plus over 20 project templates which we sell from our website. Making use of 3d party software we're able to build fully functional games and apps quickly and professionally. We're able to use our skills in animation and design to make sure every thing we create has a unique look and feel with a solid level of polish throughout. The software we use has some minor limitations but we feel the speed in which it allows us to develop, test and release out weighs these. Allowing us to offer our iOS, Windows 8 and Andorid App developing services at a price much lower than many of our competitiors. Please do get in contact to discuss your projects, we're always willing to sign any NDA's if your worried about sharing ideas and can point you in the direction of numerous online NDA sites to set one up prior to discussing a project.
No matter what sort of video or animation technique and style is used we can always deliver in any needed format. We always create out work in HD 1920 x 1080 (we can do 4K if required) and will export to any required digital format for no extra cost. So we're more than happy to provide your video for what ever its purpose in mp4 (with h.264 encoding which is ideal for website hosting and youtube), flvs (website friendly but not very ipad or mobile friendly), uncompressed movs (to make sure you have the highest quality), Pro Res, AVI, WMV (Often preferred for PowerPoint), Quicktime Movs, DVD, BluRay. Quite simple any format you can think of we will deliver.
We're a independant animation studio in the South West of England. Based in Wembury just 10 minutes outside of Plymouth in South Devon. Wembury is a small village with a stunning beach and coastline. We're a small independant business made up of varied team of freelancers all with many years experience in the industry. As the business and our client list grows we hope to bring on more full time staff and become a successful media company in the South West.