Crafty Apes Revenue and Competitors



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  • Crafty Apes's estimated annual revenue is currently $104.1M per year.(i)
  • Crafty Apes's estimated revenue per employee is $215,900

Employee Data

  • Crafty Apes has 482 Employees.(i)
  • Crafty Apes grew their employee count by -20% last year.
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Crafty Apes is a full service, boutique visual effects company based in Culver City, CA & Atlanta, GA. The company was launched in July of 2011 by three visual effects veterans, Jason Sanford, Chris LeDoux, and Tim LeDoux. Believing that strong 2D compositing is the backbone behind quality visual effects, Crafty Apes was formed to primarily offer high-end compositing services for feature films and television clients. Crafty Apes specializes in compositing effects and visual effects supervision. By paying extra attention to the detail and integration that 2D work requires and by working with the best technology available spread among a select group of artists, Crafty Apes can delivery a superior product to higher end clients in a shorter time period. Recent Credits: Doctor Strange, Hidden Figures, Lalaland, Fist Fight, Pete's Dragon, Captain America: Civil War, Killing Reagan, Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising, Dirty Grandpa, Allegiant, Insurgent, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Black Mass, The 33, Foxcatcher, Alexander and the Horrible No Good Very Bad Day, Into The Woods, Term Life, 12 Years a Slave, American Hustle, The Monkey King, White House Down, Single Mom's Club, The Last Stand, A Madea's Christmas, Madea's Witness Protection...



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Crafty Apes News

2022-04-17 - The Batman': Re-Imagining the Dark Knight with VFX Supe ...

And then Crafty Apes did a substantial amount of our 2D work, with splits, retimes, stabilizations, monitors and other cleanup work.”.

2022-03-22 - Baton Rouge visual effects company lures employees from Turkey, Japan

Crafty Apes has benefited from the increased global demand from studios and streaming services for movies and episodic programming. “There's a...

2020-09-01 - Leading VFX Studio Crafty Apes Expands Sales Team With New Hire

NEW YORK, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Crafty Apes, a full-service visual effects powerhouse with six production facilities nationwide, has hired Mary Ida Bonadio as their new commercial sales representative. Crafty Apes has been providing design and look development, on-set consultation, an ...

2019-11-08 - Gemspring Invests in Crafty Apes

WESTPORT, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gemspring Capital, a middle-market private equity firm, is pleased to announce an affiliate has completed an investment in Crafty Apes, a full-service visual effects company with studios in Atlanta, Los Angeles and New York. Gemspring’s investment is in partnersh ...

2019-08-20 - Production Growth Stretches Crafts Talent Pool, but Experience Is Still Needed

Leslie Chung (“Star Trek: Discovery”), a visual-effects supervisor for Crafty Apes, says there seems to be a trend toward compartmentalization.

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