Scott Council was born and raised in Southern California. After graduating from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, Council became an in-house photographer for the entertainment-advertising agency BLT Communications in Hollywood, often photographing celebrities weekly, for years. In 2006 Council began shooting editorial and advertising work through his own production company. He has photographed everyone from major pop stars to blockbuster actors. His curiosity in art and interest in people is what drives him to continuously create.