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David Luckenbach

Camera and Electrical Department | Cinematographer | Actor
KNOWN FOR 
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) | Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006) | Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
AWARDS 
1 nomination More »
AKA 
Dave Luckenbach | Dave Luckenback | Dave Lückenbach | David Lückenbach  Less
GUILDS *
IATSE | SOC
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Ted 2Ted 2 Camera Operator ("a" camera), Steadicam Operator  Less 2015 Completed
  • Primary photo for Blood FatherBlood Father Camera Operator, Steadicam Operator  Less 2015 Completed
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for BallersBallers (TV Series) Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 2015–  Filming
Past Film & Video (72 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 Camera Operator (second unit)  Less 2014 $125MM $337MM
  • Primary photo for A Million Ways to Die in the WestA Million Ways to Die in the West Camera Operator ("a" camera), Steadicam Operator  Less 2014 $40MM $43MM
  • Primary photo for Between the Sand and the SkyBetween the Sand and the Sky Director Of Photography  Less 2014 $10MM
  • Primary photo for NebraskaNebraska Steadicam Operator  Less 2013 $12MM $18MM
  • Primary photo for Battle of the YearBattle of the Year Camera Operator, Steadicam Operator  Less 2013 $20MM $8.9MM
  • Primary photo for The Lone RangerThe Lone Ranger Camera Operator ("b" camera), Steadicam Operator  Less 2013 $215MM $89MM
  • Primary photo for This Is 40This Is 40 Camera Operator, Steadicam Operator  Less 2012 $35MM $68MM
  • Primary photo for The Amazing Spider-ManThe Amazing Spider-Man "b" Camera Operator, Steadicam Operator  Less 2012 $230MM $262MM
  • Primary photo for Bucky Larson: Born to Be a StarBucky Larson: Born to Be a Star Camera Operator  Less 2011 $10MM $2.3MM
  • Primary photo for Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger TidesPirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides "b" Camera, Steadicam Operator  Less 2011 $250MM $241MM
  • Primary photo for TakersTakers Camera Operator  Less 2010 $20MM $58MM
  • Primary photo for FlippedFlipped Camera Operator, Steadicam Operator  Less 2010 $14MM $1.8MM
  • Primary photo for Knight and DayKnight and Day Camera Operator, Steadicam Operator  Less 2010 $117MM $76MM
  • Primary photo for Bedtime StoriesBedtime Stories Camera Operator  Less 2008 $80MM $110MM
  • Primary photo for ValkyrieValkyrie Camera Operator (additional photography, U.S.)  Less 2008 $75MM $83MM
  • Primary photo for HancockHancock Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 2008 $150MM $228MM
  • Primary photo for 3:10 to Yuma3:10 to Yuma Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator ("a" camera)  Less 2007 $55MM $54MM
  • Primary photo for Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's EndPirates of the Caribbean: At World's End Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 2007 $300MM $309MM
  • Primary photo for Letters from Iwo JimaLetters from Iwo Jima Camera Operator ("b" camera)  Less 2006 $19MM $14MM
  • Primary photo for Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's ChestPirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 2006 $225MM $423MM
  • Primary photo for Walk the LineWalk the Line Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 2005 $28MM $120MM
  • Primary photo for SpanglishSpanglish Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator ("b" camera)  Less 2004 $80MM $42MM
  • Primary photo for Friday Night LightsFriday Night Lights Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 2004 $30MM $61MM
  • Primary photo for Suspect ZeroSuspect Zero Steadicam Operator (as Dave Luckenbach)  Less 2004 $27MM $8.7MM
  • Primary photo for Van HelsingVan Helsing Camera Operator (second unit)  Less 2004 $160MM $120MM
  • Primary photo for Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black PearlPirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator ("b" camera)  Less 2003 $140MM $305MM
  • Primary photo for The Italian JobThe Italian Job Camera Operator (second unit)  Less 2003 $60MM $106MM
  • Primary photo for RainRain Director Of Photography  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for IdentityIdentity Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 2003 $30MM $51MM
  • Primary photo for The Life of David GaleThe Life of David Gale Steadicam Operator (as Dave Luckenbach)  Less 2003 $50MM $20MM
  • Primary photo for ShowtimeShowtime Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator ("b" camera)  Less 2002 $85MM $38MM
  • Primary photo for EvolutionEvolution B Camera Operator, Steadicam Operator  Less 2001 $80MM $38MM
  • Primary photo for Romeo Must DieRomeo Must Die Steadicam Operator  Less 2000 $25MM $56MM
  • Primary photo for Girl, InterruptedGirl, Interrupted Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 1999 $40MM $29MM
  • Primary photo for Blast from the PastBlast from the Past Steadicam Operator (uncredited), Camera Operator ("b" camera) (as Dave Luckenbach)  Less 1999 $35MM $26MM
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: InsurrectionStar Trek: Insurrection Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 1998 $58MM $70MM
  • Primary photo for Holy ManHoly Man Steadicam Operator  Less 1998 $60MM $12MM
  • Primary photo for Your Friends & NeighborsYour Friends & Neighbors Steadicam Operator (as Dave Luckenbach)  Less 1998 $5MM $4.7MM
  • Primary photo for Jane Austen's Mafia!Jane Austen's Mafia! Steadicam Operator (uncredited), Camera Operator (uncredited)  Less 1998 $10MM $20MM
  • Primary photo for Hope FloatsHope Floats Camera Operator ("a" camera)  Less 1998 $30MM $60MM
  • Primary photo for SwitchbackSwitchback Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator ("b" camera)  Less 1997 $37MM $6.5MM
  • Primary photo for The Setting SonThe Setting Son Steadicam Operator  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Speed 2: Cruise ControlSpeed 2: Cruise Control Steadicam Operator (as David Lückenbach), Camera Operator ("a" camera) (as David Lückenbach)  Less 1997 $160MM $48MM
  • Primary photo for Star Trek: First ContactStar Trek: First Contact Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 1996 $45MM $92MM
  • Primary photo for Space JamSpace Jam Steadicam Operator  Less 1996 $80MM $90MM
  • Primary photo for FledFled Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 1996 $25MM $17MM
  • Primary photo for TwisterTwister Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator (uncredited)  Less 1996 $92MM $242MM
  • Primary photo for Dead ManDead Man Steadicam Operator  Less 1995 $9MM $1.1MM
  • Primary photo for Mr. Holland's OpusMr. Holland's Opus Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator ("b" camera)  Less 1995 $83MM
  • Primary photo for VirtuosityVirtuosity Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 1995 $30MM $24MM
  • Primary photo for Nine MonthsNine Months Steadicam Operator  Less 1995 $70MM
  • Primary photo for Apollo 13Apollo 13 Steadicam Operator (uncredited)  Less 1995 $62MM $172MM
  • Primary photo for My FamilyMy Family Steadicam Operator  Less 1995 $5.5MM $11MM
  • Primary photo for Candyman: Farewell to the FleshCandyman: Farewell to the Flesh Steadicam Operator  Less 1995 $14MM
  • Primary photo for The Road KillersThe Road Killers Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 1994 $6.6MM
  • Primary photo for PentathlonPentathlon B Camera Operator, Steadicam Operator  Less 1994 $4MM
  • Primary photo for JuniorJunior Steadicam Operator  Less 1994 $60MM $37MM
  • Primary photo for Dangerous TouchDangerous Touch Steadicam Operator  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Terminal VelocityTerminal Velocity Steadicam Operator  Less 1994 $50MM $16MM
  • Primary photo for Final MissionFinal Mission (Video) Director Of Photography (second unit)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Lightning JackLightning Jack Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 1994 $17MM
  • Primary photo for Menace II SocietyMenace II Society Steadicam Operator  Less 1993 $3.5MM $28MM
  • Primary photo for A Far Off PlaceA Far Off Place Steadicam Operator  Less 1993 $13MM
  • Primary photo for Far and AwayFar and Away Second Assistant Camera  Less 1992 $60MM $59MM
  • Primary photo for The Addams FamilyThe Addams Family Second Assistant Camera  Less 1991 $38MM $114MM
  • Primary photo for BackdraftBackdraft Security Officer, Assistant Camera  Less 1991 $78MM
  • Primary photo for ArachnophobiaArachnophobia Second Assistant Camera  Less 1990 $31MM $53MM
  • Primary photo for ChattahoocheeChattahoochee Additional First Assistant Camera  Less 1989 $259K
  • Primary photo for AlwaysAlways Second Assistant Camera  Less 1989 $31MM $44MM
  • Primary photo for The AbyssThe Abyss Additional Second Assistant Camera (Los Angeles)  Less 1989 $70MM $54MM
  • Primary photo for 19691969 Electrician  Less 1988 $6MM
  • Primary photo for Zelly and MeZelly and Me Swing Grip  Less 1988
Past Television (14 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Battle CreekBattle Creek (TV Series) Steadicam Operator (1 episode, 2015), Camera Operator ("a" camera) (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • The Battle Creek Way (Mar 1, 2015) Camera Operator ("a" camera), Steadicam Operator (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for LuckLuck (TV Series) Steadicam Operator (1 episode, 2011), Camera Operator (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
    • Episode #1.1 (Jan 29, 2012) Camera Operator, Steadicam Operator  Less
  • Primary photo for EastwickEastwick (TV Series) Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 2009–2010
  • Primary photo for Anatomy of HopeAnatomy of Hope (TV Movie) Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Supreme CourtshipsSupreme Courtships (TV Movie) Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Las VegasLas Vegas (TV Series) Camera Operator (14 episodes, 2003–2004)  Less 2003–2004 14
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  • Primary photo for Birds of PreyBirds of Prey (TV Series) Director Of Photography (second unit) (12 episodes, 2002–2003)  Less 2002–2003 12
    • Devil's Eyes (Feb 19, 2003) Director Of Photography (second unit)  Less
    • Feat of Clay (Feb 19, 2003) Director Of Photography (second unit)  Less
    • Reunion (Jan 8, 2003) Director Of Photography (second unit)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Semper FiSemper Fi (TV Movie) Steadicam Operator, Camera Operator  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The X FilesThe X Files (TV Series) Steadicam Operator (29 episodes, 1998–2000)  Less 1998–2000 29
    • Hollywood A.D. (Apr 30, 2000) Steadicam Operator (as Dave Luckenbach)  Less
    • All Things (Apr 9, 2000) Steadicam Operator (as Dave Lückenbach)  Less
    • Chimera (Apr 2, 2000) Steadicam Operator (as Dave Lückenbach)  Less
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  • Primary photo for PaybackPayback (TV Movie) Steadicam Operator  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for 18 Minutes in Albuquerque18 Minutes in Albuquerque (TV Short) Steadicam Operator  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Grandpa's FuneralGrandpa's Funeral (TV Short) Steadicam Operator  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for 12:0112:01 (TV Movie) Additional Camera Operator  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Sworn to VengeanceSworn to Vengeance (TV Movie) Camera Operator (as Dave Luckenbach)  Less 1993

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