Pixel Assist is a Manchester-based creative production company founded by Ben Schmidt, a producer with 14+ years’ industry experience.

We consciously stay small, so we can flex our capabilities and build the right team for every project. By tapping into a trusted network of gifted freelancers, we can assemble a specialist crew for your shoot and offer the best value for your budget.

Working with clients ranging from startups to giants, all of our customers enjoy a tailored and dedicated service from industry experts, led by founder and creative director Ben Schmidt – your single point of contact throughout the project.


Why do businesses choose Pixel Assist to produce their video, animation and photography content?

  • Passion – we love what we do, and our enthusiasm is infectious!
  • Talent – our specialist, handpicked crews are the best in the business
  • Value – we maximise the potential of your budget and help you get real value out of the content we create
  • Simplicity – one point of contact for your video, animation and photography 
  • Professionalism – we’re a safe pair of hands on set, representing your company professionally in front of customers, suppliers and partners


Through our professional video, photography and animation services, we create remarkable content that demands attention and secures tangible results for B2B and B2C companies.

Video Production

From corporate videos to social media shorts, we produce video content that promotes your brand and converts more customers


Quality photography - be it for use online or in print - sets you apart from your competitors and drives more interest in your brand

Animation & CGI

Animation can communicate your message in an easily digestible, user-friendly way, boosting viewer engagement and converting more leads

Lets work together!