Pat Shahabian is a Director of Photography and Camera Operator working locally in Los Angeles and New York who frequently travels internationally for projects. Pat has maintained a lifelong passion for story telling and the visual arts. An avid photographer and musician from an early age, Pat see's cinematography as an extension of his desire to tell stories in compelling and non-traditional ways.

As a cinematographer, Pat has contributed to The Travel Channel, Vice News on HBO, First We Feast, Comedy Central, Burger King, Google, The Economist, The Daily Show, Spotify, Cycle, LANDR Audio, Complex Media, Mass Appeal, Bloomberg, Vevo, Hearst Media, and Player’s Tribune among many others. 

CV is available for viewing here.

Email: PRShahabian@gmail.com

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Pat filming in the Black Hills National Forest, South Dakota.

Pat filming in the Black Hills National Forest, South Dakota.



- Arri Amira PL Premium 4K
- Sony PXW-FS7 w/ XDCA
- Fuji XT3
- Canon 5d Mark II

- Zeiss Cp.2 PL Primes (25mm, 35mm, 50mm, 85mm)
- Canon 24-105mm F4
- Canon 70-200mm F2.8
- Canon 16-35mm F4
- Canon 85mm F1.2


- LiteMat 2L Bi-Color units
- Arri Tungsten units
- Quasar Bi-Color Q-LED units

- Miller Compass 15 Tripod
- Sachtler FSB 8 Tripod
- Ronin Gimbal

- Small HD 702 Bright
- Small HD 503
- Small HD 502
- Teradek Bolt 500