Scott is a lifelong photographer who received his BFA in cinematography from the North Carolina School of the Arts. He has worked on feature films that have screened at the Sundance and Berlin film festivals, and shot television documentary series for Discovery Channel, National Geographic Channel, History Channel, Animal Planet, and Red Bull. He received an Emmy Nomination in 2014. He has shot movie posters for films that have screened at the Sundance, Berlin, and Cannes film festivals. He is currently working on two photography projects, Finding Silence and AboutFaceCLT. Scott believes in art as an act of service.