Patrick Francis O’Shea



Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Premier, Final Cut Pro, Affinity Designer, and Affinity photo.  Strongest in vector art but well rounded overall.


UB Information Technology / Student Creative Assistant

January 2019 - Present,  Buffalo  NY

The first freshman ever to have held this position; Patrick holds a significant role in the design process of campus ads. The position includes motion graphics for UBIT, apparel branding, poster design among other tasks. Working alongside senior designers, he steers the University at Buffalo’s creative Identity.

Cogent Communications / Production Assistant

November  2017 - June 2018,  Rhinebeck NY

Legendary for his Medical Commercials in the 1990’s, Michael Yonchenko runs a small production company out of Rhinebeck NY as of his latter years. Working there Patrick assisted in hands on positions framing and shooting as well as editing for several small scale documentary projects. Notably a PSA for SUNY military personnel interviews at the state university at New Paltz.

Red Hook Oral History Project / Cinematographer/Production Design

July  2018, Red Hook NY

Patrick Designed the color palette and setting as well as directed the camera for the Red Hook Oral History Project’s “Peggy Stork: Modern Matriarch” episode.

Dutchess County Youth Film Festival/ Creative Director/Producer

May  2018,  Rhinebeck NY

Every year the students of Red Hook and Rhinebeck high schools host the “Dutchess County Young Film Festival” to showcase their work from the previous year. I was in charge of leading the creative layout in every form, from it's adverts to the program.

LiveOnNY / Cinematographer

March  2018, Brooklyn  NY

Working for LiveOnNY Patrick directed the camera work for a PSA on Brookyln’s Woodhull hospital and their new plan to offer medical plans to artists through the “Arts exchange”.

Red Hook Apple Blossom Festival / Brand consultant

March 2018,  Red Hook NY

The Red Hook Hardscrabble day festival draws in people from around the northern Dutchess community in the spring time to celebrate our towns history. I was in charge of designing town banners, postcards, stickers, and t shirts.


SUNY at Buffalo /

August 2018 - Present, Buffalo NY

Starting  at the University at Buffalo with an intended architecture major Patrick missed screen and stage. He has transferred to the theatre and film department to pursue his interest in environmental storytelling and video .

Red Hook High School / Advanced Regents

September 2014 - June 2018,  Red Hook NY

Ranked by US News and World report as #136 in New York state high schools. RHHS is known for its excellent basketball team, film and media classes, and International Baccalaureate program.