Krish Makhija is a Cinematographer from Bombay, India. Formally educated in Economics, he picked up the camera when he was 18 years old to start documenting the chaotic world around him. His love for stills soon led him to being an Assistant Director on television commercials, branded content and feature films. Krish went on to complete his Masters degree in Cinematography as part of the first-intake at the Kino Eyes European Film Masters Program in Lisbon, Tallinn and Edinburgh.

After graduating, Krish has been responsible for the image creation of numerous projects, ranging from shorts to documentaries, music videos, commercials and narrative feature films.

In the narrative long-form category, he has played the role of Cinematographer on two episodic shows, 'Afsos' and 'Eternally Confused and Eager for Love' which have streamed on Amazon Prime and Netflix respectively. He has additionally lensed two feature films, 'Friday Night Plan' and 'The House Guest' which are set to premier on the same leading streaming platforms in 2023 and 2024.

Krish actively works with passionated documentary story-tellers as well to bring their vision to life. He was involved as one of the three cinematographers on the Oscar winning documentary, 'The Elephant Whisperers' in 2022. He has also recently concluded production on a feature length documentary, 'Turtle Walker' which is set to have a world premiere in 2024.

Apart from this, Krish has work on multiple short films, including the award-winning, Mongolian film, 'Mountain Cat'. This project went on to screen at numerous prestigious film festivals across the world including, Cannes, Sundance, TIFF, Busan and many more.​​​​​​​
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