Noel Marcantel is a former U.S. Marine Officer, a photographer, a magazine writer, and a world traveler with an affinity for good beer.
Noel was born in Jennings, Louisiana and has also lived in Baton Rouge, northern Virginia, Southern California, and now resides in New Orleans. He graduated from Louisiana State University and is always traveling in some form or another.
Noel was a hobbyist photographer for the majority of his life before being formally trained in journalism. Over the years, he has developed his craft to include many types of travel, artistic, portrait, and commercial photography.