Passionate about creativity

We value our client relationships as much as we value delivering great digital content

The Alternative View Studios team

The AV Studios team

Based in central London, and led by founder Neil Thompson, our friendly team of animators, illustrators, designers and developers are passionate about delivering high-quality digital content.

With over twenty years’ experience, we combine our creative and technical expertise with project management know-how to produce stunning animations, HTML5 games for education and content-managed websites.

The Alternative View Studios team brainstorming

Client relationships

Building strong, long-lasting relationships with our clients is important to us. We’re here to help and offer ongoing support, should you need us.

We’re delighted to have worked with organisations in the health, charity and education sectors such as Friend, Cambridge University Press & Assessment, Oxford University Press, Medical Aid Films and The Liverpool Child Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) Partnership, for many years.

Case studies

Crown Commercial Service Supplier and Cyber Essentials certificates

CCS Supplier

As an approved supplier on the Crown Commercial Service’s (CCS) Marketing and Communications, Digital Inclusion and Support, and Low-Value Purchase System frameworks, we offer you a straightforward and efficient way to procure our services, ensuring your needs are met with the highest standards.

Learn more about how to commission us a qualified supplier through the Crown Commercial Service’s marketing framework.

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The Alternative View Studios team and their awards


Our collection of awards and nominations success speaks for itself.

Along with our clients, we have won and been nominated for a range of awards for our digital content including BAFTA, BETT, Royal Television Society Award, Art Directors Club Award and New York Festivals World’s Best Advertising awards.

The LEAP, Brent Gets Wilder animation was shortlisted in the World Health Organization, Health For All Film Festival 2023, Climate Change and Health category.


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Client quotes

AV Studios are a trusted digital service supplier to EDUK (a division of OUP). For a number of years we’ve relied heavily on AV Studios to create high quality animations for our Secondary market. Their work has always met our expectations – providing highly engaging and valuable resources for learners. Additionally, AV Studios have been very helpful working with us to define workflows that ensure ensure maximum efficiency during the design/animation process. Thanks for all the wonderful work!

Seb Burge, Head of Design EDUK, Oxford University Press

Alternative View Studios are a trusted, long-term development partner of Friend Studio. They have provided excellent technical execution and demonstrated expert WordPress knowledge on all the projects we have partnered on, and their approach to client service is responsive and collaborative. This ensures that we have happy clients and smooth-running projects!

Sophie Gray, Head of Digital Delivery, Friend Studio

Want to find out more?

We’ve been doing this for over 25 years, working with international clients including BBC, Cambridge University Press & Assessment, News UK, Medical Aid Films and Friend. Your creative projects will be in good hands with Alternative View Studios.

Call us on 020 8374 4760 or email on