I shoot unscripted content of all kinds - interviews, promos, live music, lectures, and sports - primarily for television. For some clients, I am strictly a DP or Camera Operator (NABET Local 53). For others, I am also the Editor, and occasionally a Producer.

This Résumé represents my whole career, including cinematography, post-production, and producing roles, as well as AC work and newsroom positions.

My DP/Operator Résumé strips away all but my DP and Operator credits.

My shooting reel is below.

BURKE DP/Operator Reel 9/9/14 from Patrick Burke on Vimeo.


The Collective Powered by Vevo was a weekly music series that aired on Nuvo TV. I was the Segment Director of Photography full-time for two months, and was an in-house editor on the show for two additional weeks. This is but one of many segments I shot. It’s about the band known as Temples.


I DP a lot of promos for Marucci Sports, the leading bat manufacturer in Major League Baseball. Recent highlights included the pieces I shot and edited with Red Sox slugger David Ortiz, Diamondbacks second baseman Aaron Hill, and former MVP Andrew McCutchen.


Aaron Hill for Marucci from Patrick Burke on Vimeo.


CUTCH3-Master2 from Patrick Burke on Vimeo.


Another client I shoot for is Lucky Buddha Beer. I shot this spot to coincide with the World Cup.


I have been running cameras for Carson Daly's late-night show on NBC for five years, which adds up to several hundred episodes of network TV experience. Here’s a tiny sample - a spotlight segment with filmmaker Tiffany Shlain.

Tiffany Shlain: "Connected" from Joe LaMattina on Vimeo.


I have shot two feature-length educational documentaries for the C. G. Jung Institute of Los Angeles, about sandplay therapy for trauma & the institute’s senior analysts, as well as two more feature-length lectures videos.

I have shot three annual installments of a 50-hour video training course for pharmacists-in-training, through RxPrep, Inc.

Lately, I have been producing and streaming live medical lectures for PlatformQ. These are talks and discussions given by doctors, for the benefit of other doctors.

Here is a Kickstarter video I shot and edited for the owner of EQtainment.


In addition to my decade in the film and TV industries, I also have several years of experience writing the news and managing the newsroom staff at KPFK (90.7-FM Los Angeles), as News Editor, Associate News Producer, and News Director. Samples are on the radio page.

This is a writing sample - from a news video segment I produced, shot, and edited for


View Patrick Burke's profile on LinkedIn


For the small percentage of my jobs that appears on it, this is my IMBD page.


In case you need to relax, here is Zen nun Dang Nhiem talking about how to cultivate peace. I shot and edited this video for the Deer Park Dharmacast.


And finally: I don’t shoot a lot of scripted content, but I made an exception for my pal David LaMattina (DGA), who was the writer, director, and editor of this fun short, called Cute Cat Video.

Cute Cat Video from David LaMattina on Vimeo.


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