Feature Friday - Sundstedt Animation
07 August 2015
On Feature Fridays we pick one company from our Directory and get to know their business a bit better by asking them a few quick questions. If you are one of Glasgow creative businesses you can feature too – just drop us a line.
1. Who are Sundstedt?
Sundstedt Animation is founded and owned by Anders Sundstedt, Creative Director, Motion Designer, 2D After Effects Animator and Illustrator. Anders is qualified with a Master of Science degree in Media Technology & Engineering. With a specialism in Visualisation, Anders directs, storyboards, illustrates and animates every animated video project. Sundstedt Animation teams up with voiceover artists and scripwriters and has a track record of producing high quality handcrafted animations, all custom made from scratch.
2. Where are you based?
Sundstedt Animation is based around Glasgow, Scotland.
3. Tell us about some of your most notable work.
We produced an animated explanation video for ARCHIE-WeSt, a regional supercomputer centre in Glasgow at the University of Strathclyde. We also created a series of animated short films about becoming a social worker (agency Cactus ID) for BASW – The British Association of Social Workers.
4. What are you up to at the moment?
The main focus is offering custom animated explanation videos for startups and the production of animated music videos.
5. You seem to have a particular specialism within animation. Where do you see the opportunities are for animators such as yourself?
The ability to land jobs highly depends on skill level, experience and location. Career opportunities in the industry include: Technical Artist, Software Research & Development (creating proprietary technology to create animations and visual effects).