Motion graphics are a great tool for any brand or creative project as they can help engage an audience. Motion graphic designers are able to create animations that not only help tell a powerful story, they reach people in different ways and can help present a companies message in a compelling way. Another advantage of hiring a freelancer is flexibility. With in-house designers, you are limited to office hours, but that’s not the case with a freelancer. If you have a last-minute deadline, you can often find a motion graphics designer willing to work evenings and weekends to help you get the job done.
Motion graphic designers create artwork for web, tv or film through animation.Using visual effects, they work across a wide range of media, including film, tv, advertising and web content. Some of their responsibilities include, but aren't limited to:
Motion graphics are pieces of animation that create the illusion of graphics in motion. They are usually displayed via electronic media.
There are several reasons why now might be the time to hire a motion graphics designer. This includes:
Time — You will have someone dedicated to creating your motion graphics, to an exceptional standard, whilst giving you time to focus on other areas of the business.
Skills/knowledge — If you have a visual story to tell, motion graphic designers are able to help. By hiring a professional you're able to get customised motion graphics that fit your business and your goals. Freelancers have built up their experience and skills through various projects, which means you can leverage this for your own project.
Ideas — Due to their diverse background, freelancers are able to bring new ideas to the table. Not only can they help give a fresh perspective on your business with their knowledge and expertise, they can also help develop animation that can help improve your customer experience.
Results driven — As freelancers build their portfolio from reputation and word of mouth, it is important that they build and nurture their relationships. Due to this, they’re motivated to provide and deliver the highest quality of work.
Freelance motion graphic designers have a wide variety of skills. The most common attributes include:
Each of our motion graphic designers have been manually vetted by our dedicated onboarding team to ensure they have the right skills and experience to be considered an elite Freelancer. They have their own profile that outlines their skills and experience, giving you the opportunity to review this to ensure they have the right background for your project.
Our contracted rates for motion graphic designers in 2019 ranged between £150 and £450, with the average day rate being £310.