© Sarah Shatz

© Sarah Shatz

Caitlin Machak is a cinematographer originally from Chicago, who studied at NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and FAMU Praha. 

Caitlin shot Ask for Jane, starring Cait Cortelyou, Cody Horn (Magic Mike), Alison Wright, (The Americans), Chloe Levine (The OA), Sarah Steele (The Good Fight), and Sarah Ramos (Parenthood), which is now playing in select theaters. Marie Claire applauds its timely narrative about abortion rights, and Gloria Steinham says it “should be seen by every American.”

A member of the International Cinematographers Guild, Caitlin worked her way up on projects such as Netflix's House of Cards and HBO's GIRLS. Recently, she operated Villains, starring Maika Monroe (It Follows) and Bill Skarsgård (It), Standing Up, Falling Down, starring Billy Crystal and Ben Schwartz (Parks and Rec), TruTV’s At Home with Amy Sedaris, and Netflix's Friends from College, on which she also acted as a 2nd Unit Cinematographer.

She is also the other half of the band Clapper/Loader.

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