Lisa Cates


Born and raised in San Diego, California, Lisa attended UCLA where she worked four years as a photojournalist for the Daily Bruin and two years with UCLA Photography.  With a degree in Environmental Studies and experience as wilderness guide, Lisa especially enjoys wilderness adventure and sports action photography. After working with National Geographic Adventure Magazine, Lisa traveled through Europe and Mongolia before landing in New Orleans where she is currently working.  She is available for portraits and events. Please contact her at with inquiries.