Yura Makarov is a director of photography and a camera operator based in New York.
He studied art conservation at Stieglitz State Academy of Art in Saint Petersburg and worked in the art industry for several years before becoming a cinematographer. In 2019 he lensed a feature film "Walk With Me" directed by Isabel del Rosal, that was screened in more than 30 film festivals and won multiple awards.
Yura focuses on documentary, narrative and commercial work.
Clients: Google, Discovery Channel, MTV, Barnes&Noble, The Plaza Hotel, Barnard College, Rockefeller Group, Zagat, Coca-Cola, Bustle and others.
Yura is co-founder of Rootwood Films, a film video production company based in NY.