California girl and New Orleans Photo Alliance president, Lisa Cates, steps up to the plate for the Photo Crusades this week.
Born and raised in San Diego, but now a New Orleans resident, Lisa has been a member of NOPA since 2009. Before her time in New Orleans, Lisa’s love of the wilderness landed her a fantastic opportunity photographing for National Geographic while traveling the world. This “Hellcat” on the road enjoys photographing her friends and family as well, noting that capturing a “funny or odd moment” makes her happy.
Let’s see how Lisa’s love for her community translates into this week’s theme of the Photo Crusades: