The independent design company in Essex, Leigh-on-Sea

Author Studios is the independent design company in Essex, Leigh-on-Sea, founded by Jon and Sam in 2013. As the brand’s primary designers, engineers, makers, and photographers, we are the creative force behind the brand. This changed in 2015 when Sarah, a frequent collaborator became a director too.

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The design company that values customer service

We take pride in the quality of a highly personal service. You can talk directly to any of the group by email, social media, phone, or post. Author Studios is entirely independent, allowing us to create freely – and bypass corpocracy.

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The design company with personality

We form a strong relationship from the outset and retain constant communication through the project’s development. It is integral that each project is run through an individual that understands every facet. Human contact is key to separating a great body of work from a good one.

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The design company with expertise

Our team has worked as part of different environments from studios to agencies. We are multi-disciplined at our core meaning a large amount of projects are processed through our Studios. We have a huge portfolio of brands that spans across a wide variety of industries from small / medium enterprises to large global networks. Our in-depth knowledge goes deeper than creative disciplines. It also applies itself to software, technical capabilities as well as design project management.

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The design company that collaborates

We work with Rebecca Goodeve, an Essex-based colourist to produce beautiful edits for our films. She runs her own grading suite that can execute any colour grading requirement. We work with Lewis Maxwell, a renowned photographer based in Birmingham, UK to produce stunning images. He forms part of our specialist network of individuals.

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The design company that is bespoke

Each project is built to an exact specification. Whether you are an individual, a small enterprise or a global business we make a solution for your needs. It allows you to truly become part of your brand. Do you have far-reaching goals? We reach these by simplifying ideas to target niches that allow you to exploit any given opportunity. We focus your attention to excel in new markets. Your work is special and the success of it should be measured through considered growth.

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The design company with results

Our portfolio of brands is enough proof of results. Combined with word-of-mouth and the growing list of live projects is testament to the job we do. We develop existing ideas to ensure an ongoing commitment. People come back to us time-and-time again and remain friends. Technical support is always on hand to our clients. We also offer business and organisational support as projects grow.

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Our services include creating book covers, graphics, infographics, packaging and posters.

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We produce videos and animations for music productions with colour grading services

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Coming soon

Our teams are always adding to the list of services.

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Our Studios are open from 09:00 to 18:00 every weekday (except Bank Holidays and other seasonal times throughout the year). If there is no answer immediately then leave us a message. We’ll get back to you.

+44 (0) 78 0306 3222

+44 (0) 17 0247 4237

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Author Studios
3 – 5 Leigh Hill