Scott Reyes is a self-taught urban lifestyle photographer born and raised in South Los Angeles, CA. An early adopter to many social many platforms, Scott was able to build a following using sites such as Instagram and Tumblr to showcase his photography anonymously while struggling with homelessness in his early adulthood. He has also spent time living in San Francisco, New York City, Boston, and Baltimore.
In 2014, he was discovered by Los Angeles Magazine and was featured in their Secret LA issue. Upon being hired as a contributor to the magazine, the exposure would lead to a featured segment by Univision. Although originally using social media as a tool to increase his audience, Scott quickly realized there was potential to turn his hobby into a career. His first commercial project would be for Shell Oil.
Scott Reyes currently works as a freelance commercial photographer creating artwork for a number of household names including Adidas Originals, Mercedes Benz, and Hilton Hotels. He is the former Head Photographer at The Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall for GoldenVoice. He is also the person behind the up-and-coming Instagram account @losangeles currently sitting at 140k+ followers.
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