Noel photographs commercial, editorial, fashion, fitness and beauty images. Based in Los Angeles, his clients include models, actors, Hollywood celebrities and TV personalities. Some of his recent clients include stars from "Dancing with the Stars" winner Peta Murtgaroyd, actor Michael Jai White from Tyler Perry's movie "Why Did I Get Married?, TV stars from Survivor, Extreme Makeover and Glee. He regularly shoot models from top agencies in LA and New York such as Ford, Wilhelmina, Silver Models and LA Models. Based in LA's Fashion District, many of his clients are companies within the city's burgeoning district. Some of his commercial work includes beauty and fitness advertising campaigns that appeared in various magazines and billboards all over the world. He is available for fashion and print projects internationally.
Noel is of Filipino-American origin. He has a degree in Mechanical Engineering and another in Communications with emphasis on Film/Television. He graduated with full academic scholarship. In 2009, he began working as a photographer, moved to Los Angeles and established his own studio at LA's Fashion District. He has shot for some of the biggest fitness magazines in the world such as Muscle & Fitness, Oxygen and Iron Man. He also shoots videos and has done work for British Broadcasting Corporation, Active Channel and ESPN. He was in the US Navy and earned two combat zone medals during the Gulf War and was chosen Sailor of the Quarter among a fleet of about 8,000 sailors.