Patrick Blackard

Director of Photography - Lighting Director - Gaffer
(512) 924-6955

Camera Experience


2021-2022 Men Who Built America, Titans, Wall Street, American Dynasty, History Channel interviews, Stephen David Entertainment. — DP
2022 Lizzo Interview for Amazon Prime, Black Diamond Media — DP
2021 Leon Bridges Christmas livestream, Taylor Made Productions — Cam Op/LD
2021 BBQ Brawl, Season 3, Austin, RockShrimp Prod. — Cam Op
2021 Wrecking Crew, Don Henley interview, Dallas — DP
2021 Dell commercial w/Robert Rodriguez, Austin — Camera Op/LD
2021 Coca Cola Training, Austin, Grit Productions — DP
2020 Go Big or Go Home, Austin, Kinetic Content — Cam Op
2020 ABC 20/20 Rodney Reed interviews, bio, — Cam Op, Gaffer
2019 Google Michelle Obama book tour — Cam Op
2012-19 Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders: Making the Team. Seasons 7, 8 9, 11, 12, 13, 14 — Cam Op
2017 ABC News Long Road Home interviews, Martha Radditz — Cam Op
2017 Texas ReMod Pilot, Austin home remodeling show. — Cam Op
2014, 2016 The Voice, NBC. Contestant bios — DP
2016 The Chew TV show, ABC. Segments on Cafe Momentum and Babes — DP
2015 X-Games Austin “Xtra” multicam show — Camera operator
2003-2013 Episodes/bios for Dr. Phil, Stalked, HGTV My First Sale, Rachel Ray, Kid Nation — DP
2003-2017 Bridezillas, Dallas Most Eligible, Storage Wars Texas, America’s Favorite Mom, Americas Next Top Model, Married Away, House Hunters — Camera operator
2008 True Blood EPK — DP
2006 MSNBC “City in Fear: Waco.” Branch Davidian 10-year retrospective
2004 Fearless: “Bodacious” NBC-SN — Bio of famous rodeo bull, DP
2003 ESPN The Season: “High School Football Behind Bars” at a Texas youth prison — DP


2011-2022 Commercials for Texas clients including Rocco’s Grill, Louis Shanks Furniture, Cafe Blue, Express Baseball, Pok E Jo’s Smokehouse, Oasis Restaurant, Twin Liquors. — DP


2004-2017 Austin City Limits Music Festival — Camera operator
2008-2019 eCancer. Interviews with researchers at San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. — DP
2001-2019 Corporate video for: AMD, AT&T, Blockbuster Video, Bank of America, Baylor Scott and White, Brinker
International, Boy Scouts, Burlington Northern, Central Market, CiCi’s Pizza, Comerica, Dell Computer, Dr. Pepper, Embassy Suites, FedexKinkos, Findlaw, Ford Motor Co., Frito-Lay, IBM, Intel, Intuit, JP Morgan Chase, Kimberly Clark, KPMG, Mary Kay, L’Oreal, Microsoft, Nintendo, Nortel Networks, Novartis, Souper Salad, SPCA, Taco Cabana, Texas National Guard, Verizon, Wal-Mart, Whataburger, Whole Foods, Motel 6

Lighting Experience

—Live Television—

2018-2023 SXSW Live—Streaming Interview show. —LD—
2013-2017 NBC booth at Formula One US Grand Prix. —LD—
2011 NFL Network booth at Super Bowl XLV — NFL Network —Gaffer—
2010 NBA All-Star Game booth  — Turner Broadcast —Gaffer—
2008 NFL Network booth at Cowboys vs. Ravens  —Gaffer—
2008 Hillary Clinton’s Texas Sized Town Hall  —LD/Gaffer—


2020 ABC 20/20 Rodney Reed segment —Gaffer—
2020-2022 History Channel: Men Who Built America, Titans Who Build America,
Wall Street, American Dynasty historian interviews —Gaffer—
2015 Fixer Upper, Waco —Gaffer—
2014 The Amazing Race China Texas segment —Gaffer—
2010 The Soup—Texas segment —Gaffer—
2010 Laura Bush interview at Crawford ranch for Oprah. —Gaffer—
2010 VH1 Football Wives bumpers —Gaffer—


2022 Century 21 — Company Films —Gaffer—
2021 Dell Commercial with Robert Rodriguez — Gaffer
2020 Fred Harvey, Iwo Jima—United States Mint Reserve —Gaffer—
2019 AirBNB, Austin, This Land Films, — Gaffer, LD
2019 Clovis, cancer drug — Gaffer
2017 Mott’s Apple Juice — Thousand Ships —Gaffer—
2016-2017 Rent A Center —Gaffer—
2016 Smarty Pants Vitamins — Thousand Ships —Gaffer
2012 Heelys Roller Shoes — Fueld Films —Gaffer—
2012 LocoCycle for Xbox 360 — Twisted Pixel —Gaffer—
2011 Texas Children’s Hospital spots — Flow Nonfiction —Gaffer—
2011 State of Texas Anti-Smoking spots — Reveal Prod. —Gaffer—
2011 Fiat of Texas spots — One Voice Comm. —Gaffer—
2008-2011 Seton Hospital spots — Surface to Air Prod. —Gaffer—
1986-2011 Radio Shack/CRM Studios — Commercials, in-store, training; —Gaffer—
2009 Boy Scouts recruiting commercials — Vision Quest —Gaffer—
2008 Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders Making the Team promo — Discovery Channel —Gaffer—
2002-2007 Gordon’s Jewelers, Church’s Chicken, 7-11, CompUSA, Braun’s, Joe’s Crab Shack, others — Noonday Pictures —Gaffer—

—Corporate / Non-Broadcast—

American Heart , Burlington Northern Santa Fe, L’Oreal, Dell Computer, AMD, Oster, Mary Kay, Texas National Guard, UPS, Dallas Mavericks, AT&T,

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