Frequently Asked Questions

What does Kinesomania mean?

A compulsion for movement – an excessive desire to be on the move.

Do you use templates?

No. We build all of our client videos from the ground up. All of our videos are custom made. Created from scratch from unique, in-house designed storyboards and animated using industry leading tools.

Do you outsource projects?

No. All of our concept design, storyboarding and animation is carried out using industry leading tools at Kinesomania’s UK office.

I’ve seen a video I like. Can you make one for us?

Sure. We can produce any type of animated video. Any style. Any look and feel. Show us what you like and we’ll create a package for you.

How long does it take to produce a video?

A typical turnaround time for 2D animation is 4-6 weeks. That timescale assumes fast client feedback at each stage; scripting, storyboarding and animation.

What’s the best length for an explainer video?

Although shorter videos help present information in digestible bites, helping… Read more about “What’s the best length for an explainer video?

What information is useful to include in a project brief?

A few ideas to help you get started on the video brief… Read more about “What information is useful to include in a project brief?

What’s a typical process when creating an explainer video?

The creative process tends to follow a set pattern with well defined milestones for review and feedback… Read more about “What’s a typical process when creating an explainer video?

What is an AV script?

An AV (Audio Visual) script is takes the voice script and breaks it down into scenes or shots with each… Read more about “What is an AV script?

What’s a storyboard?

Storyboards are a series of rough drawings broken into scenes or shots that tell a story… Read more about “What’s a storyboard?

What is a previs (previsualisation)?

A previs is simply a way of visualising complex scenes in a 3D animation before moving… Read more about “What is a previs (previsualisation)?

What are typical project milestones?

Nothing can move forward without a voice script that’s complete and signed off as final. Once that milestone… Read more about “What are typical project milestones?

Can I choose a voice artist?

Of course. We have access to dozens of voice actors in any accent or language. We’ll send you a zip file of their demo reels to make a selection.

How do you choose the right voice for your video script?

Any video project has a set of goals, messages and a target audience to talk to. A voice talent helps… Read more about “How do you choose the right voice for your video script?

How do I choose the right background music for a video?

Background music and sound effects play an often underestimated but important role in your video. Adding music… Read more about “How do I choose the right background music for a video?

How do I make videos accessible for the hard of hearing and benefit from better Google listings too?

Always make your videos more accessible with captions by creating a SubRip (.srt) file. It enables those… Read more about “How do I make videos accessible for the hard of hearing and benefit from better Google listings too?

So how do we provide comments and feedback?

A simple collaboration platform is critical to help eliminate miscommunication, reduce feedback cycles and… Read more about “So how do we provide comments and feedback?

How many rounds of feedback are provided?

Animation companies offer different levels of revisions. Some offer very… Read more about “How many rounds of feedback are provided?

How do I measure results?

Your video marketing should be data driven. You need to test, analyse, refine and measure the success of any campaign… Read more about “How do I measure results?

How does a 3D animation project differ to 2D?

3D can have its own technical challenges that often fall in the previs (previsualisation) stage or during… Read more about “How does a 3D animation project differ to 2D?

Will I be able to post my video to YouTube? What type of file will you provide?

We will provide you with an MP4 high definition video file via WeTransfer. This is a universal video file that can be uploaded to YouTube, Vimeo or elsewhere. Once you’ve upload it to your preferred video hosting site, they’ll supply you with the code to embed the video on your website.

Where are you guys based?

We’re based in Southend-on-Sea, Essex just to the East of London though most of our work isn’t local. We work with clients, both large and small, across the UK, EU, Canada and USA.

We’re an agency. Can you design videos for our clients?

Sure, we’d love to! We regularly provide video support to other agencies and businesses including web design companies, marketing agencies and app designers. Please visit our agency partnership page.

Do you shoot traditional video?

We are a completely animation and visual effects focused agency. We don’t provide on-location filming services at this time although we can integrate footage into any animation project.

I’m looking for a job, work experience or apprenticeship. Can you help?

Sure. We’re always on the lookout for new talent. You may like to check our current career opportunities displayed here.

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