Laura Rankin

Animation Director and Video Editor

  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsAnimator - Sound Designer - Motion Graphics Designer

About me

Working for the successful YouTube channel; Mashed, I have been involved in over 100 short animations with many areas of production from Sound Design, Idea Development, Animation and Direction. Recently, I have developed and directed animated short form content for The Beano, across their YouTube channel and website, which are currently in production.

Locked Pro Plan feature


  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Adobe Audition
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Youtube Content
  • Youtube Management
  • Animation Direction
  • 2D Animation
  • Arranging Music
  • Idea Development
  • Writing

Work history



The Connected Set

Jun 2015
  • Full Time
  • Helping to create short animations about video games. Project funded by channel 4. Tasks Include: - Animation Direction - Animation and Motion Graphics - Editing - Sound Design - Video/Audio Format Management & Workflow - Hard Drive Management - Social/Community Engagement - Outreach - Research/Script Writing - Copywriting - YouTube Optimisation - Thumbnail Artwork


Assistant Producer

The Connected Set

Apr 2015 - Jun 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Assisting the Channel Manager in the running of the YouTube channel called Mashed, and preparing videos for YouTube upload and optimisation.



BA(Hons) : Editing and Post Production


Sep 2011 - Jun 2012
  • London, United Kingdom



YouTube Silver Play Award


  • YouTube Silver Play award for having over 100,000 subscribers on our channel.