Scott Council is a portrait photographer and director. He is fascinated with people, history and culture. His artwork captures moments of the human experience. He tells stories about people’s strengths, intelligence and what brings meaning to their lives.
Scott is known for photographing influential people in culture from actors, comedians, musicians, athletes to artists, directors, writers, scientists and everyday workers. Scott has photographed iconic people such as ---- Dr. Dre, Kendrick Lamar, Lebron James, Beyonce, Snoop Dogg, Betty White, Stephen Colbert, Danny McBride, Will Smith, Michael Shannon, Common, Alexander Skarsgård, Ronda Rousey, Conor McGregor, Travis Pastrana, Tiger Woods, Kevin Durant, Ridley Scott, Werner Herzog and Elon Musk.
Scott is based in the Los Angeles area. He studied photography at Art Center College of Design. He lives in San Clemente, next to some of the best surfing in California. For fun, he spends his time surfing, traveling, taking pictures and making movies.
He donates his time to teaching photography at a local college and helping charities. In 2018, he travelled to Guatemala to photograph and film a group of doctors on their medical mission to help children.