Welcome to
Glowstick Bay Studios

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

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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
  • GreenScreen Keying
  • Compositing
  • Rotoscoping
  • MatchMoving
  • Motion Tracking
  • 3D animation (C4D R23)
  • 2D animation (Adobe Suite 2021)
  • professional grade, industry standard color correction
  • finishing a final cut.
We are located in Northridge, Los Angeles.  Can work In-House or remotely.
“Note, due to Covid-19, the preferred method of work is remotely, but following Covid guidelines, we can work on site and In-House.”

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.


# of satisfied customers


Years of professional experience


Current On-going projects


# of projects we can currently accept given current workload

What Clients Say

“He’s very funny and very talented.”

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

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!

“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.”

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

“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.”


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

Visual FX Reel

Color Correction Reel

Motion Graphic Reel

Editing Reel

Music Video

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