Patrick Capone has spent the last several years as Second Unit Director of Photography on such films as Wall Street 2 – Oliver Stone, New Years Eve – Garry Marshall, It’s Complicated – Nancy Meyers, The Last Airbender – M. Night Shyamalan, 30 Minutes or Less – Ruben Fleischer, The Sitter – David Gordon Green, Doubt – John Patrick Shanley, Away We Go – Sam Mendes, Last Night – Massy Tadjedin, Paul Blart: Mall Cop – Steve Carr, Nick and Norah’s Infinite Play List – Peter Sollett, The Happening – M.Night Shyamalan, Untraceable – Gregory Hoblit, Made of Honor – Paul Weiland, My Sassy Girl – Yann Samuell, Tenderness – John Polson, Perfect Stranger – James Foley, Hide and Seek – John Polson, Lady in the Water, The Village & Signs – M. Night Shyamalan.
Patrick has won several awards for Cinematography including best film at Slam Dunk Festival, Cine awards, and Kodak Emerging Cinematography Award for Born Loser. He shot additional episodes of Kidnapped and Ugly Betty for Sony Pictures Television as well as several television commercials including Avon Walk for Breast Cancer (Tagcreative Cine Award winner 2003, Telly Award Winner 2003).
Patrick has also provided additional Photography on Jimmy Carter: Man from Plains – Jonathan Demme, Analyze That – Harold Ramis, Revolutionary Road – Sam Mendes, The Brave One – Neil Jordan, Perfect Murder – Andrew Davis and Miss Congeniality – Donald Petrie.
He attended New York University graduate film program. After which began his career as a second and first assistant cameraman on feature films, assisted and operated for such cinematographers as Nestor Almendros, Laszlo Kovacs, Michael Chapman, Tak Fujimoto, Andrew Dunn and Emmanuel Lubezki. Some of his operator credits include, The Mirror has Two Faces – Barbra Steisand, Zoolander – Ben Stiller, The Producers – Susan Stroman, Analyze This, Analyze That – Harold Ramis, Kinsey – Bill Condon, The Pink Panther – Shawn Levy and Shine a Light – Martin Scorsese.