Patrick McLaughlin is an award winning cinematographer based in Calgary, Alberta. For the past 15 years he has worked professionally as a Director of Photogrpahy on features, shorts, commercials, documentaries, music videos, reality shows, concerts and corporate videos for a wide variety of broadcast and corporate clients.
He brings a vast portfolio of work and feels comfortable working in all aspects of motion picture. Whether its narrative or documentary, commercial or experimental, film or HD - he has traveled the spectrum of the medium and is always passionate about the work.
"What I love most about film is its raw power. Throughout its history film has proven to be the most effective medium for change. It feels wonderful to be behind the camera in such an exciting field. I love the challenges, the team aspect and the idea of holding an audience captive - without having to do anything illegal."
Patrick is a fantastic collaborator, loves to travel, and is up for anything.
Patrick has worked for many broadcasters and distributors including CBC, NFB, Discovery, Slice Network, PBS, CityTV, Omni, Doc Channel, YTV, CTV, Odeon, E1, The Cave, Movie Central, Superchannel, APTN, CMT, SportsNet, A&E and W Network.
He holds a BFA in Film Production from Concordia University in Montreal.