Houston, TX, United States
Scott Dalton is a freelance photographer and filmmaker based in Houston, Texas. He was based for 14 years throughout Latin America, mainly in Bogotá, Colombia, where he photographed the civil conflict and drug war. He also spent a year with a paramilitary gang in Medellin directing an award winning documentary film called “La Sierra.”
Scott returned to his home state of Texas in 2009 and now photographs both editorial and corporate assignments while spending his free time working on long-term personal projects. Currently he is working along the U.S.-Mexico border region as well as the American South.
Over the years his photography has appeared in Harper's, Time, Newsweek, Bloomberg, The New Yorker, GEO, The New York Times, Business Week, The Wall Street Journal and many other outlets.
2014 - CDS/Honickman First Book Prize in Photography , 2014 - Magnum Foundation Emergency Fund , 2014 - The National: Best Contemporary Photography 2014, 2012 - Best of Photojournalism, 2011 - Critical Mass , 2011 - MPS Documentary Fund – New Orleans Photo Alliance, 2011 - POYi , 2010 - Houston Center of Photography , 2009 - Critical Mass , 2009 - Santa Fe Prize , 2007 - Best of Photojournalism, 2006 - Int. Premiere Award/One World Media Awards, 2006 - Independent Spirit Awards, Los Angeles, CA, 2005 - Miami International Film Festival, 2005 - Slamdance Film Festival, 2004 - IFP Market, New York
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