Senior Producer Jenny Cadwell Joins VOLT Studios

Full service content company VOLT Studios is excited to electrify the new year with the addition of Senior Producer Jenny......

Sharing Hope & Gratitude During Hard Times

The last two pandemic years have been challenging. We’re not alone, many businesses have had to change the way they......

The Glitter & Glam of Putting it in The Can

Have you ever stuck around after a movie and watched the credits? Ah, who am I kidding; It’s the Marvel......

Project Spotlight: Petplan Social Media Campaign

VOLT Studios has created content for Fortune 500 companies, agencies and small companies. It doesn’t matter what the size of......

The Finesse of Finish (Post-Production)

Creating a video may seem like a top-heavy project. It’s all about writing the script and filming actors, right? These......

The Oohs and Ahhs of Design and Animation

Motion graphics can help brands simplify their message to connect with audiences. Even if you’re unfamiliar with the lingo, you’ve......

LED Backdrops vs Green Screens [Which is Better for Your Production?]

Green screens have been around for decades. They help add visual effects to scenes and put characters in grand backgrounds......

Staff Stories: Sarah Thomas

“Why don’t you go work on movies?” That’s what Sarah’s aunt asked her when she was in high school. Surely......

Staff Stories: Kurtis Benson

Kurtis knew he loved art early on. When you grow up on Cartoon Network programs like Toonami and Adult Swim,......

Staff Stories: Amber Navarrete

Amber is a cool, outgoing lady who loves a good Scorsese movie. She’s also a fantastic video editor at VOLT......

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays

As 2020 comes to a close, thank goodness, we look back at all the challenges we faced. From racial inequality,......

Pandemic Creativity with Tom

We spoke with Tom Jacobsen about how he has had to adapt his creative process to all the challenges that......

Thoughts from the EP

I recently sat down with our Executive Producer, Amanda Tibbits, to talk about how she and her team have kept......

Chatting with Charlie

This week we sat down with VOLT Studios COO Charlie Lach to get his take on how the COVID-19 pandemic......

Interview with the Founder

Today we start a series of weekly interviews with the partner team of VOLT Studios. First up, our fearless leader......

The Down Syndrome Association of Minnesota

We love getting the opportunity to work with brands and companies close to our hearts. The Down Syndrome Association of......

Arby’s Pecan Chicken Salad Sandwich

This was so much fun to work on with the beautiful humans at Fallon. Arby’s did a fantastic job evolving......

Don’t Kid With COVID

Don’t Kid With COVID! What do you do when you can’t shoot anything; you animate. These spots that we created......

VOLT Studios COVID-19 Response

Dear Friends, We are all facing the challenges of the COVID-19 threat and the impact on our lives and our......

Petplan Wins Best Of Social

Wow, just wow! We are so humbled and grateful. Thank you, AdFed Minnesota! Most importantly, thank you to the entire......

VOLT Welcomes Jennie Ekstrand

We are pumped to welcome the marvelous Jennie Ekstrand to the team! Jennie was born in suburban Minnesota, and art......

Arby’s Octoberfest

Zum Wohl! To Your Health! Another great Arby’s campaign with our Octoberfest buddies at Fallon. H. Jon Benjamin and the......

Blue Cross and Blue Shield

Working with the fabulous folks at Wunderman and renowned Director Roger Sackett, VOLT Studios was asked to come up with......

The Venetian

As a follow up to the Palazzo campaign last year, Fallon asked us to finish its parent companies campaign for......

Moving On Up

If you have been around VOLT Studios within the past four months, you may have seen Steve slaving over some......

VOLT Studios partners with Boston-based agency Mullen Lowe

ADVENTURE SQUAD / ROYAL CARIBBEAN The Boston-based agency, Mullen Lowe, partnered with VOLT Studios to finish a series of online......

VOLT Studios “Obsessed with Color”

OBSESSED WITH COLOR / VALSPAR Wunderman reached out to VOLT Studios with a project for Valspar’s Architectural Metal Coatings. After......

VOLT Studios directs, edits and finishes latest TCO spot

THE PLACE YOU LOVE / TWIN CITIES ORTHOPEDICS Twin Cities Orthopedics is dedicated to keeping Minnesotans in the game or......

Waabooz Short Flim

VOLT Studios is excited to be apart of the short film Waabooz, the story of “making a superhero with really......

360 Video / I AM MPLS 2016

VOLT Studios teamed up with I AM MPLS to create their first 360 video promotion for the upcoming I AM......

OUR STORY / PIZZA HUT

Weber Shandwick came to VOLT Studios with a ‘documentary style’ project. Pizza Hut wanted to explain the vast history as well......

CHECKING ON THE KIDS / SUBARU

Car accidents are terrifying. Especially if children are involved. Minneapolis agency Carmichael Lynch captured the incredible power of parents in this :45 Subaru......

Coincedence: Paradox : Eagle/ STOK Coffee

Do you approve of everything eagle? STOK approves of everything eagle. We at VOLT Studios were very proud to have......

FULL ON SUMMER / TARGET

This spring we teamed up with Target for a stylized Summer Grocery campaign. Volt’s Tom Jacobsen joined the Target team......

Behind the Scenes: New Secrets from the Tombs

We partnered with Gabriel deGrood Bendt, to create an animated campaign for Mummies: New Secrets from the Tombs...

VOLT Studios Celebrates 2016 Rebrand

Big year lies ahead for the Creative Collective. Meet the Team 2016: Timelapse video of recent staff photoshoot Things are moving fast on......