Video Production & Animation Services

Let us tell your story through video and animation. We will be your partner and help champion your brand through the magic of cinema.
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  • When searching for a Chicago-based production company, it didn’t take long to conclude that Richter Studios was the right fit for our video projects. Our suggestions for creative work were treated with high regard and enthusiasm. Their team brought quality, professionalism and dedication to the shoot. The projects exceeded all of our expectations. -Jennifer Evans, KeyLime Cove
  • Since working with the team at Richter Studios, we’ve been able to employ state-of-the-art drone cinematography to fully capture the size, scale and, beauty of our turbines. From obtaining the necessary licenses, to executing an on-site shoot, to final post production, Richter Studios provides an outstanding marketing product. -David Halligan, Goldwind Americas
  • Richter Studios is a trusted partner for all my photo and video production needs. They’re a smart, creative and fun group to work with and their ‘can-do’ attitude has made them valued partners. Bringing the Richter team onboard to help tell the PharMEDium story has been a great decision. -Teresa Burgin, Pharmedium
  • We didn’t just get your typical 3-minute video production, but rather a high-quality, from-the-heart storytelling piece that plays like a work of art every time we view it. This is something that can only be accomplished by a well-organized team that values your personalized needs and is experienced and confident enough to help refine your vision throughout the process. -James Haenes, British International School of Chicago, Lincoln Park
  • Collaboration is what I look for in any creative endeavor and Richter Studios brings innovative and exciting ideas to every project we work on. We have done a lot of Brand and Product work with the team and each time I am surprised and delighted with the outcome. -Jim Layer, Life Fitness
  • We had the pleasure of working with Richter Studios in the filming of several new product tutorials. From start to finish of this project, the entire team at Richter was extremely professional and not to mention a lot of fun to work with! The videos they delivered were nothing short of amazing. Thanks again Richter Studios for a job well done. We will definitely be working with you again in the future. -Sandy Incardona, Amazing Cosmetics
  • We were looking for a Chicago-based animation company and Richter Studios came to us highly recommended. They were a professional and creative group to work with on developing multiple animated videos for our company. We had some difficult requirements, but the team was able to work with us and give us some really good creative inputs. The videos captured our visual brand perfectly. -Arjun Dutt, Semantify
  • We couldn’t be happier with the video Richter Studios produced to help us tell the story of Their creative team guided us through the entire process from start to finish and the result is a high-quality piece that conveys a rather complicated value proposition in an engaging and concise way. -Julie Doyle, AHA
  • The professionals at Richter Studios are technical wizards and storytelling masters who have worked collaboratively with our team for more than a decade to infuse our brand with humanity and visual panache. They demonstrate a tireless commitment to understanding the essence of our business and articulating messages that underscore the emotional and technical value of our services. -Craig Atkinson, The Walsh Group
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About Richter Studios Video

We are the leading video production company in Chicago. We’ve championed over 3,000 video productions and over 500 photo shoots. Learn how we can help you through this short film.
Video & Photo Production Services

Corporate Video Production

For over 20 years, we have been providing award-winning corporate video services for a wide range of clients in various B2B industries. We can help craft your story from initial concept to the final edit through our time-tested video process. Our strong video experience includes developing branded video content for Company Overviews, Explainer Videos, Internal Communications, New Product Launches, Testimonial Videos. We pride ourselves on creating professional corporate videos and want to make you look like a superstar!

Video Production Services

We are a full-service production house offering video services ranging from scriptwriting to casting talent; to editing, animating and a host of other video services. We capture outstanding imagery for you by utilizing the industry’s finest production equipment. We can film your project on our state-of-the-art production stage in Chicago or travel around the world (45 states and 12 countries to date). We also have comprehensive production insurance and have been granted a Section 333 Exemption from the FAA to legally fly drones for commercial purposes.

Animation Services

We specialize in several different types of animation and can work with you to develop a concept which will resonate with your audience. We have a broad range of experience creating 2D and 3D animations, including vector illustration animations, whiteboard animations, photo-based animations and character animation. Your animation can be a standalone piece or part of a segment in a video explaining complex processes, ideas or service offerings. Our team of master craftsmen can work with you to develop a script, storyboards and determine an animation style that will highlight your brand's unique features. Anything is possible!

Explainer Video Production

Are you looking to create a great explainer video to introduce your product or service? Richter Studios is widely known as a world-class explainer video company. Our award-winning creative team will work with you to understand your goals and objectives so that your explainer video resonates with your target audience. We have extensive experience creating animated explainer videos, infographic-driven explainer videos and custom-filmed explainer videos. A succinct, memorable explainer video could increase awareness for your brand and we will work with your team to develop a powerful, focused message.

Commercial Video Production

Are you looking to create awareness for a product or service? We have years of experience producing TV commercials which have been aired through traditional networks. Additionally, we can also work with you to develop a web video that is shared as a YouTube pre-roll ad, a Facebook video ad or through various other social media channels. We've led the charge for many video campaigns which became viral video sensations for some of the biggest brands in the world. Our creative team can develop concepts, negotiate music licensing agreements, source filming locations, manage permits/releases, cast onscreen talent, film your masterpiece and output it to a broad range of distribution platforms.

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