Patrick Blackard

Director of Photography - Lighting Director - Gaffer
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Director of Photography

Lighting Director


Director of Photography

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2021-2023 Men Who Built America, Titans, Wall Street, American Dynasty, Cowboy Wars.  History Channel interviews, Stephen David Entertainment. — DP

2022 Lizzo Interview for Amazon Prime, Black Diamond Media — DP

2022-2023 Arthritis Knee Pain Centers, commercials with Lee Trevino, ProMedia — DP

2021 Leon Bridges Christmas livestream, Taylor Made Productions — Cam Op/LD

2021 Don Henley interview for Wrecking Crew sequel — DP

2003-2023 Reality:  BBQ Brawl, Bridezillas, Dallas Most Eligible, Storage Wars Texas, America’s Favorite Mom, Americas Next Top Model, Married Away, House Hunters, Go Big or Go Home

2020 Rodney Reed interviews and bio for ABC 20/20 , — Cam Op, Gaffer

2019 Michelle Obama book tour for Google — Cam Op

2012-19 Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders: Making the Team reality show.  Seasons 7, 8 9, 11, 12, 13, 14 — Cam Op
2017 Long Road Home interviews, bio for Martha Radditz, ABC News — Cam Op
2017 Texas ReMod pilot, home remodeling show. — Cam Op
2014, 2016 Contestant bios for The Voice, NBC.  — DP
2016 Restaurant Segments  for The Chew, ABC.  — 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
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



Gaffer / Lighting Director

—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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