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Glowstick Bay Studios

We are an independent, Los Angeles based production company, serving independent media project needs.

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CONGRATULATIONS TO THE TEAM FOR OUR TELLY AWARD WIN FOR OUR FILM “STAR WARS EXILE”, AND CONGRATS TO OUR FILM “THE DOLLAR AMOUNT” FOR BEING ANNOUNCED AS AN OFFICIAL SELECTION OF THE LOS ANGELES FILM FESTIVAL!  LOOKING FORWARD TO WHAT WE DO NEXT!

GBS 2017 Year in Review

What we can do for you

  • logging and syncing
  • storyboarding the cut
  • doing a roughcut
  • doing a detailed full edit
  • sound design
  • music composition
  • Visual Effects
  • 3D animation (C4D R19)
  • 2D animation (AE CC 2018)
  • professional grade, industry standard color correction
  • finishing a final cut.
LOCATION:
We are located in Downtown Los Angeles.  Can work In-House or at Remotely.

Coming Soon

This is Michael Simpson Jr. The big cheese. He never sleeps… almost.

With a decade long professional background in everything media, and building Glowstick Bay Studios from the ground up, there isn’t a puzzle he isn’t capable of solving. He believes the CEO of any company should’ve been the janitor at some point, and understand everyone’s position. An educational background spanning MSU, FSU, OC, and Stanford, he’s well equipped to nerd out with you.

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# of satisfied customers

12

Years of professional experience

4

Current On-going projects

5

# of projects we can currently accept given current workload

What Clients Say

“He’s very funny and very talented.”

Gabrielle Nevins
Gabrielle NevinsExecutive Producer - "Blacked Out"

“Very talented kid. One to keep an eye on.”

Damon Wayans
Damon WayansProducer/Actor on Fox’s "Lethal Weapon"

Glowstick Bay Studios is awesome to work with. Incredibly talented, easy to communicate with, responsive, and most importantly, they turn in beautiful work. Highly recommended!

Ariel Johns
Ariel JohnsHost of the tv series "Ariel’s Friends" and lead actress in the short horror film "Family Ties"IMDB

“Michael is the most stubborn, passionate, and focused creative I’ve ever had both the pain and pleasure of working with. He’s a pain because he won’t give up on pushing for something he believes will help your project. He’s a pleasure because he was would either be right, or do it better than you ever imagined it being.”

Brandon Scharping
Brandon ScharpingWriter/Director of the 2018 release, "Submit"

Working with Michael is an experience.  He is hilarious, and the solutions he comes up with for our VFX and sound needs are always top notch

Brandon Espy
Brandon EspyStar of the film "Written By" and CEO of Brandon Espy PhotographySandrew Inc.

“Great artist. He cuts my clips and reels and I book work from his work CONSTANTLY. I won’t let anyone else touch my clips.”

Tomas Boykin
Tomas BoykinActor

DEMO REELS

*Note – These are only select projects from our portfolio for demonstrative purposes

Visual FX Reel 2018

Color Correction Reel 2018

Motion Graphic Reel 2018

Editing Reel 2018

Music Video

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