Brandon Roudebush is an award-winning Cinematographer, Videographer and Editor from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania as well as the owner of Pixelab Studios. His wide-ranging experience with film and video include numerous short films, television commercials, documentaries, web programs and promotional/corporate videos. His work has received national recognition, including a Telly Award, Videographer Award and a Hermes Creative Award, among others. Effective at translating stories to screen through creative visual components, capturing images with professional level cameras, lighting a scene, recording dialogue and assembling projects with the latest post-production softwares.



  • Director of Photography
  • Camera Operator / 1st AC
  • Video Editor



Pittsburgh Freelancer:

Experienced freelance Director of Photography, Camera Operator, First Assistant Camera (1st AC), Video Editor and Grip for production companies nationwide.

We couldn’t be happeir with the results of our wedding video from Pixelab Studios. Brandon & Shana were awesome to work with and created exactly what we were imagining for our wedding video. They were very professional and responsive with all of the planning prior to the wedding. Throughout the wedding they continued to impess, capturing all of the important shots without blocking views of guests or photography. Finally, the finished product was done early & we loved it! I would definitely recommend Pixelab to future couples looking for a great keepsake from their wedding. It was definitely worth the investment.
Amelia Kelly, Bride
Brandon’s visual interpretation of Gala surpassed even my highest expectations. Each frame – from concept to execution – was carefully constructed, and every shot, light, and sequence was considered both individually and within context of the entire film. His knowledge, efficiency and overall professionalism on set greatly improved the final result. Brandon is a true partner in creativity, and a master of the visual arts.
I have had the distinguished honor of having Brandon Roudebush be the director of photography on films I have been involved with. Two of which are featured permanently on my reel. He is professional, exact, and very easy to get along with. He finishes projects on time if not ahead of time and always takes a genuine interest in addressing and resolving the sometimes taxing particulars of projects. And he has a very clear camera “eye” knowing both his camera and equipment, and all the necessary tools along the way intimately. I would hire him again for projects in the future, in fact I just did for our production of the haunted house, and I would recommend him to any serious producer.
David Ogrodowski, Actor/Director
Brandon did an amazing job capturing all the aspects of the Cupid’s Undie Run, which is a big task. In just a few minutes, he was able to highlight an event that was both inside and outside, was both a party and a huge fundraiser for a serious cause… all of the things we wanted he was able to provide in a timely and professional manner.
Rachael Olbeter, Cupid's Undie Run
Brandon and his team were efficient and friendly and amazing to work with. He got the video done in a timely manner and with amazing production quality. We are very impressed with his work and his professionalism and we will recommend him to anyone.
Suzanne Gladstone, McGonigle & Gladstone
Pixelab Studios is a blessing to me for helping put together our amazing video. I would never choose another production company.
Shawn Kenney, W.I.S.H
All positives! From setting everything up to the final product. Everything was fantastic. The cinematic video was absolutely beautiful!
Jessica Kovacs, Bride
Pixelab Studios is by far one of the best companies we have worked with as a business. In filming the documentary for my business, Reclamation Brewing Company, Brandon not only showed that he was a master of his craft, but also that he is a visionary. We basically handed him the reigns and he steered – always able to see what is what we were shooting for. Brandon is a great storyteller and an excellent film-maker. We would recommend Pixelab Studios highly to anyone in need of video work of any kind!
Was very impressed with the professionalism and quality of work. From start to finished product it was a great experience working with you guys!




2902, 2016

Gala : Behind-The-Scenes Featurette

By | February 29th, 2016|Projects|

After one month of Kickstarting, six months of planning and four days of filming, we created Gala with an incredible team of filmmakers from around the country. To celebrate the upcoming LA & NYC screenings of "Gala", we've released the "behind the scenes" featurette for the film that was originally only available to Kickstarter backers! “Gala” centers around a lonely writer on the night of his high school reunion. Though so far unsuccessful at getting his ‘big break’, his ex-girlfriend Faye has become an up-and-coming actress in Los Angeles. After being apart for two years, the writer imagines what it will be [...]

802, 2016

Film Festival Announcements

By | February 8th, 2016|Announcement|

2015 was an incredible year and it's exciting to see my hard work come to fruition! Gala and Guardian will both be showing across the country (literally) over the next few months at various film festivals. As more festivals are announced, I'll continue to post updates. Gala: SAG-AFTRA New York Short Films Showcase - NYIT Auditorium on Broadway - March 16th North Hollywood Cinefest - Laemmle NoHo 7 Theater - March 18th - 24th Washington PA Film Festival - Dieter-Porter Hall - April 9th Flick: The Fledgling Filmmakers' Festival - Hadley Union Building (IUP) - April 23rd Pittsburgh Uncut - The Parkway Theater - April 27th [...]

302, 2016

New Production Equipment & Rentals

By | February 3rd, 2016|Announcement|

I've been gearing up for exciting new projects lately and have upgraded almost every piece of production gear in my arsenal. While equipment does't necessary improve the story, it's great to have dependable tools for every type of job. In addition to overhauling my equipment selection, I'm excited to now offer equipment rentals for productions interested in keeping costs low and production quality high. Discounts are available for crew opportunities. Email [email protected] for additional details and discounts. Camera Package: EOS C100 Cinema Camera with Dual Pixel CMOS AF EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM [...]

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  • Canon EOS C100 Cinema Camera with Dual Pixel CMOS AF
  • Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM Lens
  • Rokinon 24mm T1.5 Cine DS Lens
  • Rokinon 35mm T1.5 Cine DS Lens
  • Rokinon 50mm T1.5 Cine DS Lens
  • Rokinon 85mm T1.5 Cine DS Lens
  • Atomos Shogun 4K HDMI/12G-SDI Recorder and 7″ Monitor
  • DJI Ronin 3-Axis Brushless Gimbal Stabilizer
  • Redrock Micro microMatteBox Deluxe Bundle
  • Redrock Micro microFollowFocus Black
  • Kessler Crane Shuttle Dolly w/ 5′ Speed Rail
  • Zacuto VCT Universal Baseplate
  • Zacuto VCT Tripod Plate
  • Zacuto Z-Drive
  • Zacuto Zgrip Relocator
  • Canon EOS Rebel T3i
  • Sigma 17-50mm f/2.8 Lens
  • Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4.0-5.6 Lens
  • Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens
  • Manfrotto 504HD Head w/546B Tripod System
  • Manfrotto Fluid Monopod with 500 Series Head
  • Kessler Crane 100mm High Hat
  • Davis & Sanford Provista 7518 Tripod w/FM18 Head
  • GoPro GorillaPod Tripod & Car Mount
  • Rode NTG2 Condenser Shotgun Microphone
  • Rode RodeLink Wireless Microphone
  • TASCAM DR DR-60D Linear PCM Recorder
  • Rode Boompole Microphone Boom Arm
  • Sony MDR7506 Professional Headphones
  • Rode VideoMic Directional Video Condenser Microphone
  • 3x Sennheiser E835 Dynamic Cardioid Microphone
  • Metal Boom Pole Holder
  • Kino Flo Diva-Lite 415
  • 2x Dracast LED1000 Plus Series Daylight LED Light
  • Dracast LED500 Plus Series Daylight LED Light
  • 2x Impact Turtle Base C-Stand Kit
  • 2x Impact Lowboy Steel Stand with Combo Head (6.5′)
  • 2x Impact Heavy Duty 9.5’ Light Stands
  • 3x Dracast DLS-805 Air-Cushioned Light Stand (7.2′)
  • 3x Dracast DLS-805 Air-Cushioned Light Stands
  • NEEWER 160 LED Video Light
  • 4x American DJ PAR 64 Package Aluminum
  • Neewer 110CM 43-Inch 5-in-1 Collapsible Multi-Disc Light Reflector
  • Westcott Illuminator 36″ One-Stop Silk Diffuser
  • Westcott Illuminator 36″ Two-Stop Silk Diffuser
  • Lee Quick Location Lighting Gel Filter Pack (24) 10″x12″ Sheets
  • Savage Widetone Seamless Background Paper 53″ x 36′
  • Westcott 10′ x 20′ Chroma-Key Green Backdrop
  • Westcott Muslin 10′ x 24′ White Backdrop
  • Atomos Power Station Video Kit
  • 4x StudioFX Sandbags (Yellow)
  • Giottos AA1900 Rocket Air Blaster
  • LensPen NLP-1
  • Rock N Roller Multicart
  • Apple MacBook Pro 15.4-Inch 2014 Laptop with Retina Display
  • Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Blackmagic Design: DaVinci Resolve
  • Red Giant Color Suite
  • Red Giant Shooter Suite
  • Mediasonic 4 Bay 3.5″ SATA Hard Drive Enclosure
  • Inateck Dual-Bay Hard Drive Docking Station
  • APC APBE550G BE550G Back-UPS
  • Kingston KIFCRHS4 USB 3.0 High-Speed Media Reader
*Production equipment rentals available. Contact for more details.


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