Hello, nice to meet you! I’m Charlie, an animator, motion designer and illustrator based in London. I have over 5 years experience working with a variety of clients using animation and visual communication to explain, promote & entertain. My story in a nutshell… Since I was a kid, I have enjoyed reading funny comics and watching cartoons. Motivated by my love for drawing, art, films and storytelling led me to graduate in 2012 from University College Falmouth with a 1st class degree in Digital Animation. I moved up to London later that year and commenced my animation career. Along the way, I’ve had the good fortune to work with some wonderful clients and on some great projects. Animation is a fantastic medium for providing clarity and engaging audiences.. it’s also super fun to bring stories and ideas to life!WWW

Charlie Minnion

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Hello, nice to meet you! I’m Charlie, an animator, motion designer and illustrator based in London. I have over 5 years experience working with a variety of clients using animation and visual communication to explain, promote & entertain. My story in a nutshell… Since I was a kid, I have enjoyed reading funny comics and watching cartoons. Motivated by my love for drawing, art, films and storytelling led me to graduate in 2012 from University College Falmouth with a 1st class degree in Digital Animation. I moved up to London later that year and commenced my animation career. Along the way, I’ve had the good fortune to work with some wonderful clients and on some great projects. Animation is a fantastic medium for providing clarity and engaging audiences.. it’s also super fun to bring stories and ideas to life!WWWW

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£250 per day (£31.25 per hour)

Hello, nice to meet you!

I’m Charlie, an animator, motion designer and illustrator based in London. I have over 5 years experience working with a variety of clients using animation and visual communication to explain, promote & entertain.

My story in a nutshell…

Since I was a kid, I have enjoyed reading funny comics and watching cartoons. Motivated by my love for drawing, art, films and storytelling led me to graduate in 2012 from University College Falmouth with a 1st class degree in Digital Animation.

I moved up to London later that year and commenced my animation career. Along the way, I’ve had the good fortune to work with some wonderful clients and on some great projects. Animation is a fantastic medium for providing clarity and engaging audiences… it’s also super fun to bring stories and ideas to life!


Skills

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Adobe After Effects
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Premiere Pro
2D
2D Animation
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Experience Level

Adobe After Effects
Expert
Adobe Photoshop
Expert
Adobe Illustrator
Intermediate
Adobe Premiere Pro
Intermediate

Industry Experience

Media & Entertainment
    uniE608 Black Hole Explainer
    I followed a tutorial by Digital Tutors (Explaining Complex Topics with Motion Graphics in After Effects) to make this motion design piece which helps to explain what a Black Hole is. Enjoy! #animator #explainervideo #videoWW
    uniE608 Animated Letters
    Presenting... D,E,F,G,H and I doing their thing to a funky Cuban groove! These are some of my favourite creations for the design community project: #36daysoftype 36daysoftype.com/ #animator #illustrator #motion #motiondesigner #typographyWW
    uniE608 The Future of Pet Technology
    It was great fun making this one! I worked closely with the fantastic team at Manifest London to present & explain three innovative pet technology ideas for Fetch. #video #explainervideo #animator #illustratorWW
    uniE608 British Library GIFs
    These illustrations were provided to me by the British Library and I had the honour of animating them! They were used for the BL's social media campaign to help promote their "Harry Potter: A History of Magic exhibition". #animator #motiondesign #gifsWW
    uniE608 4 mins Inside Ethan’s Head
    This animation offered a rare opportunity to create a fun account of a person’s life. I collaborated closely with Chroma Pictures and the client to bring their ideas into life. The final animation was screened to the star’s family and friends at an event. It was very well received! Design & Animation – Charlie Minnion Sound Design – Luis Bonilla Producer – Chroma Pictures #video #animator #illustratorWW
    uniE608 Showreel 2018
    Selected clips of my animation work. 0:03 - EleToon / Personal Work 0:12 - App Animation / RIX & MultiMe 0:17 - Infomercial / Decathlon 0:21 - Social Media GIFs / British Library 0:27 - Tube Ads / British Library 0:31 - Jane the Jar / Personal Work 0:37 - SAS Apps Promo / SAS Apps 0:40 - #36daysoftype / Personal Work 0:44 - Investomatic / Personal Work 0:47 - Skate Roto / Personal Work #animator #video #explainervideo #motion #motiondesign #cartoon #2D #aftereffects #promo #gifs #gif #entertainment #celebration #promotion #animated #film #shortfilmWW

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