About Northey and Northey

Northey and Northey are Chris and Shane Northey. We’re two independent freelance animators from Melbourne, Australia who sit somewhere in between traditional freelancers and a small creative studio. Being from different creative backgrounds allows us to draw on our different skillsets to deliver exciting and engaging animations. We have a combined 25 years experience designing, animating, editing, and producing content for all types of clients ranging from multinationals to boutique businesses. We pride ourselves on our attention to details and excellent communication with our clients, and have refined our production processes over the years to ensure our projects run smoothly and delivered on time.


Freelance Motion Designer Chris Northey

Chris Northey is has worked in a number of creative disciplines for over 15 years and has now come to specialise in motion design incorporating both 2D and 3D animation. With experience working for businesses, advertising agencies, and design studios, Chris has a solid understanding of what is needed to produce exciting and engaging projects from conception to completion. Over the years Chris has produced work for a large range of businesses and industries in Australia and the UK.

Freelance Animator Shane Northey

Shane Northey started his career in video production with a focus on directing, producing, cinematography, photography and editing, then broadened his capabilities by incorporating motion graphics and 2D animation. He now specialises in this field and has over 12 years experience creating videos and motion graphics for a diverse range of clients. With experience ranging from working in Indigenous communities in Northern Australia to travelling the world shooting timelapses photography for his company Giddyup Timelapse, Shane has developed a broad knowledge and experience across a large range of disciplines to be able to draw upon to make targeted, engaging and entertaining work.