Noel Quintela is a Mexican-Spanish photographer based in Paris. 


Born in Mexico City and raised in Galicia, Spain, Noel’s work borrows from photographic portraiture, social documentary or landscape. Visually inspired by mainstream society seen through subjects as minorities, traditions, behaviour or city-nature relation.

With an academic background in Physical Therapy (UAG, Mexico) and Visual Communication (IED Madrid) Noel began his self-taught photography career in 2016 initially developing commissioned and editorial projects in the fashion industry. His growth in the field of photography led him to become interested in new photography applications developing his first personal projects.


Represented by Bird Production



Commissions: Bird Production | 




His work has been featured in Numéro France, Esquire Italy, Vogue Business, V Magazine, Vogue Scandinavia, 10 Magazine, INDIE, Numéro Berlin, EL PAÍS, Odda, Indie, Frankfurter Allgemeine Quarterly, CAP 74024 and L’Obs.


Client list includes Kenzo, Chanel, Nike, Zara, ABRA, Zalando, Axel & Arigato, The Kooples or Printemps.