Where the best technology meets great storytelling

About us

Harpoon Productions uses the latest technology to plan, design and build compelling digital narratives.

Experts in Shorthand story creation, we transform features, reports, communications and events into captivating stories.

Make an impact

We work with brands, charities, publishers and public bodies looking to engage online audiences with rich, compelling content.

We're here to help with every part of the story build, using the latest tools to ensure your story is told with impact.


Our work


5 ways the EU works against COVID-19

An elegant design takes the reader into the story of how the EU institutions and member states worked together in the fight against COVID-19, including infographics and video case studies.


Deep Impact

Watch as meteorites fall from the sky in this spell-bounding 'Viewing Moon', where animated mission control infographics accompany 360° space rock video.


How much is too much?

Why is there no international agreement about what is a safe level of alcohol consumption? This highly visual data-driven news story explores and explains the issue.


The Vitality Women's FA Cup Final

The FA built up excitement ahead of the Women's FA Cup Final with this digital match programme, including an interactive timeline of historical milestones.

Multi-story projects

Stories don't always stand alone.

We work with magazines creating story collections, presented via beautiful hub pages. And we help brands build vibrant content hubs offering a library of powerful product stories, such as Honda UK's Engine Room.


Honda Engine Room

Honda UK's Engine Room hub features stories on the latest car models, as well as bikes, power products and racing. Stories combine beautiful photography, video, infographics and interactivity as you scroll.


Breathing space

This multi-story project shares air pollution analysis with a rich combination of video, interactive graphics and invitations to engage via webforms. Visual menus connect all the stories in the project.


Tharawat Stories

Tharawat is a global magazine for family businesses, which brings together a series of feature interviews on a focused theme with audio quotes, crisp photography and equally beautiful adverts seamlessly placed within the narrative.

Case study: MSC

The Blue Cookbook

We worked with the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) to help design and build a beautiful cookbook, showcasing 10 sustainable seafood recipes by international chefs along with a sprinkling of seafood and sustainability facts.

As well as expert Shorthand production, we also provide:
  • Infographic & data visualisation design
  • Photo & video production and editing
  • Story structure planning
  • Writing & editing services
  • Print edition design
  • Formatting for Apple News & AMP
  • Integration of ad servers


Find us

Let's talk

020 7193 9285

Harpoon Productions Ltd is a company registered in England and Wales, registration number 10287615, VAT no 263 5576 82. Its registered address is 5a Bear Lane, London, SE1 0UH