George Pitts (né George Edward Pitts, Jr.; 10 September 1951 – 4 March 2017) was a Brooklyn-based photographer.
Pitts was, in 1993, the founding Director of Photography at Vibe Magazine, and served in that role until 2004. He was an assistant professor of Photography at Parsons School of Design. In 2004, he became the Director of Photography at Life magazine. His work has been published by The New York Times Magazine, Werk, New York Magazine, S Magazine and Complex. In addition to his photography, Pitts was also a writer, poet and painter. His writing and art have appeared in Big magazine, S magazine, The Paris Review and other locations. In 2006, he received the Lucie Award for Picture Editor of the Year.