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Stephen S. Campanelli

Stephen Campanelli, bought a steadicam when there were very few around, and quickly became the most sought after steadicam operator in the country. He was the first to combine "A" Camera operating and steadicam, and in doing so unlocked an entirely new filmmaking perspective that quickly peaked the interests of some of Hollywood's top directors ... See full bio »
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Million Dollar Baby
Million Dollar Baby Camera and Electrical Department
Gran Torino
Gran Torino Camera and Electrical Department
Mystic River
Mystic River Camera and Electrical Department
American Sniper
American Sniper Camera and Electrical Department


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  The 15:17 to Paris (camera operator) (filming)
 2017 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (camera operator: additional photography)
 2016 Sully (camera operator) / (steadicam operator)
 2016 Rio Heat (TV Series) (c camera operator)
 2015 Tomorrowland (camera operator: second unit)
 2014 American Sniper (camera operator) / (steadicam operator)
 2014 The Maze Runner (camera operator)
 2014/I Wild (steadicam operator)
 2014 Rush (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Pilot (2014) ... (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2014 Jersey Boys (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2013 Bad Words (a camera / steadicam operator - as Steve Campanelli)
 2013 RED 2 (camera operator: "a" camera)
 2013 Gangster Squad (camera operator - uncredited)
 2012 Trouble with the Curve (camera operator)
 2012 Seven Psychopaths ("a" camera operator - as Stephen Campanelli) / (steadicam operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 2011 J. Edgar (camera operator) / (steadicam operator)
 2011 Red Riding Hood (camera operator: "a" camera - as Stephen Campanelli) / (steadicam operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 2010 Tron (camera operator: "a" camera, additional photography)
 2010 Hereafter (camera operator) / (steadicam operator)
 2010 Charlie St. Cloud (camera operator: "a" camera) / (steadicam operator)
 2010/I Tooth Fairy (camera operator)
 2009 Invictus (camera operator) / (steadicam operator)
 2009/I Old Dogs (operator: additional photography)
 2009 The Uninvited (camera operator)
 2008 The Day the Earth Stood Still (camera operator)
 2008 Gran Torino (camera operator) / (steadicam operator)
 2008 Get Smart (additional camera operator)
 2008 Changeling (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
 2008 Stop-Loss (Steadicam operator - as Stephen Campanelli) / (camera operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 2008 The Spiderwick Chronicles (additional camera operator)
 2007 Rails & Ties (camera operator)
 2007 Lucky You (additional camera operator)
 2006 Letters from Iwo Jima (camera operator)
 2006 Flags of our Fathers (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
 2006 The Last Kiss (camera operator)
 2006 World Trade Center (additional camera operator)
 2005 The Greatest Game Ever Played (camera operator)
 2005 The Exorcism of Emily Rose (camera operator: "a" camera - as Steve Campanelli)
 2005 A Sound of Thunder (camera operator)
 2005 Where the Truth Lies (Steadicam operator: Los Angeles)
 2005 Be Cool (camera operator)
 2004 Million Dollar Baby (camera operator) / (steadicam operator)
 2004 Bobby Jones: Stroke of Genius (Steadicam operator - as Stephen Campanelli) / (camera operator: "a" camera - as Stephen Campanelli)
 2004 50 First Dates (camera operator)
 2003 The Blues (TV Series documentary) (additional photography - 1 episode)
- Piano Blues (2003) ... (additional photography)
 2003 Mystic River (camera operator) / (steadicam operator)
 2002 Blood Work (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
 2002 The Sum of All Fears (camera operator)
 2001 Vanilla Sky (Steadicam operator - uncredited)
 2001 The Musketeer (Steadicam operator: "a" camera - as Stephen Campanelli) / (camera operator: "a" camera - as Stephen Campanelli)
 2000 Pay It Forward (Steadicam operator - as Stephen Campanelli) / (camera operator - as Stepehn Campanelli)
 2000 Space Cowboys (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
 2000 Nutty Professor II: The Klumps (Steadicam operator)
 2000 Romeo Must Die (Steadicam operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1999 End of Days (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator: "a" camera)
 1999 Double Jeopardy (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
 1999 True Crime (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
 1998 The Thin Red Line (camera operator: Los Angeles post-production unit - as Steve Campanelli)
 1998 The Patriot (Steadicam operator - as Steve Campanelli) / (camera operator - as Steve Campanelli)
 1997 Home Alone 3 (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
 1997 Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator: "a" camera)
 1997 Eastwood on Eastwood (TV Movie documentary) (camera operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1997 Bliss (Steadicam operator - as Steve Campanelli)
 1997 Absolute Power (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
 1997 The Relic (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
 1996 Bounty Hunters (Video) (Steadicam operator: "a" camera - as Steve 'Steadi' Campenelli)
 1996 The X-Files (TV Series) (camera operator - 1 episode)
- Talitha Cumi (1996) ... (camera operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1996 Twister (camera operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1996 Big Bully (camera operator)
 1995 The Amazing Panda Adventure (camera operator - as Steve Campanelli)
 1995 Congo (Steadicam operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1995 The Bridges of Madison County (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
 1995 Johnny's Girl (TV Movie) (camera operator - as Steve Campanelli)
 1994 Timecop (Steadicam - as Stephen Campanelli) / (camera operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1994 Ernest Goes to School (Steadicam operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1994 The Man Who Wouldn't Die (TV Movie) (camera operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1994 Car 54, Where Are You? (steadi cam operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1993 Look Who's Talking Now (camera operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1993 Needful Things (Steadicam operator)
 1993 The Sea Wolf (TV Movie) (camera operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1993 Without a Kiss Goodbye (TV Movie) (camera operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1993 Miracle on Interstate 880 (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1992 To Grandmother's House We Go (TV Movie) (camera operator - as Steve Campanelli)
 1991 Blackmail (TV Movie) (camera operator)
 1991 Scanners II: The New Order (additional Steadicam operator - as Steve Campanelli)
 1991 And the Sea Will Tell (TV Movie) (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
 1990 Descending Angel (TV Movie) (Steadicam operator - as Steve Campanelli)
 1990 Clarence (TV Movie) (camera operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1990 The Freshman (steadicam operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1990 Stanley & Iris (Steadicam operator - uncredited)
 1990 Love & Murder (Steadicam operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1990 Understanding Bliss (Steadicam operator) / (camera operator)
 1989 Blind Fear (steadicam operator - as Steve Campanelli)
 1989 Enemies: A Love Story (Steadicam operator - as Steve Campanelli)
 1989 Renegades (Steadicam operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1989 Speed Zone (Steadicam operator)
 1989 Dead Bang (Steadicam operator - as Steve Campanelli)
 1988 Les matins infidèles (Steadicam operator)
 1988 Streets of Vengeance (TV Movie) (camera operator - as Steve Campanelli)
 1988 The Carpenter (camera operator - as Stephen Campanelli)
 1987 The Believers (second assistant camera)
 1986 The Vindicator (second assistant camera)
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Stepehn Campanelli | Stephen Campanelli | Steven Campanelli | Steve Campanelli | Steve 'Steadi' Campenelli

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