Scott Bennett is a photographer and university professor living in San Diego, California. He is currently working on a long-term documentary project focusing on key themes in Latin America, including urbanization, immigration, and coffee culture. He has PhD in Hispanic Languages and Literatures from the University of California, Santa Barbara. His interest in Latin America started at a young age, and Scott has lived in Mexico, Guatemala, and Brazil. He has published photos for various non-profit organizations, including Nazarene Compassionate Ministries, Plant with Purpose, Lemonade International, and Hope Unlimited for Children. Living in the borderlands region, Scott has had the unique perspective of seeing change take place over the years close to the U.S.-Mexico border.