Michelle Cutelli Photographer

"You can be gorgeous at thirty, charming at forty, and irresistible for the rest of your life.

Michelle Yvonne Cutelli

This image was published in British Vogue Magazine by fashion editor Alexandre Shulman, who felt it best represented New Zealand fashion photography. 

Published in UNO Magazine by Jenny Rudd.  

Michelle Cutelli was one of Australia’s most recognised, loved and trusted Hair and Makeup artist. A multi faceted talent.  Honing her skills through her Hair, Makeup and Photography.  To TV personality, and brand ambassador. 

Being both aspirational and inspirational. Working with high-end clients Versace and Chanel and Cate Blanchett as one of her clients.  While being down to earth and accessible, glamorous and natural.

Michelle launched the latest products colours, tips and tricks to bring a new product direction onto market. 

Regularly hosting events where she was guest speaker, demonstrating hair and makeup looks for the season. Launching new brands, including Mecca's 1st store in Australia which she also demonstrated makeup techniques and photographed.

After a decade in Australia, Michelle returned to New Zealand with an exceptionally broad appeal across a diversity of genre, interests and lifestyles. She's now helping you create your dream vision for your business. 

"I was born in a Volcano. I'd always wanted to shoot a girl in one! 

This image utilises all of my skills! My Photography Hair & Makeup.  Doing what I love, to create the ultimate look!

If you want something a little bit different, call me!

Phone 021 688 686


Work with me

I'd love to collaborate with you. 

Get in touch to discuss ideas rates, scheduling and more. 

Cel +64 21 688686

Mangawhai heads Wedding Photography

+64 21 688 686  


Te Puia

Life is like a camera. Just focus on what’s important, capture the good times, develop from the negatives, and if things don’t work out, just take another shot. 

Skyline Rotorua shoot.

Fashion Quarterly Magazine

Meet Sebastian, my photography assistant... who's now 15!

While living in Melbourne as the top working Hair and make up artist. My Photography hair and make up tips tricks and adventures we regularly featured.

My Melbourne Ethereal photography Hair and Makeup exhibition.

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