Originally from the Pacific Northwest, fine-art photographer Sally Asher has been a native New Orleanian since 1994. Asher specializes in music, sports, landscape, portraits, event photography, and live performance.

Her work has appeared in many local, national and international media outlets, including, but not limited to Newsweek, U.S. World News, The New York Times, The Real Yellow Pages, the 2009 Academy Awards Green Room, the Gambit, Time, Penthouse Magazine, and New Orleans Magazine.

With great enthusiasm and care, Asher focuses on capturing the split second when movement and emotion collide to create an unforgettable moment.

Asher is a member of the Arts Council of New Orleans, the Louisiana Historical Society and the New Orleans Photo Alliance.

In 2022, Asher started her own tour company Red Sash Tours that specializes in New Orleans walking tours. She provides researched, detailed and entertaining tours of New Orleans Cemeteries.  Her tour company offers group and private tours in New Orleans.

Asher is writing multiple books on New Orleans and enjoys art photography, travel and a new interest in drone filming.

After a photo shoot with Michelle Obama.

After a photo shoot with Michelle Obama.