Panama to Colombia // Sailing One World


“Lets sail to Colombia” No joke, my first reaction to Brian’s suggestion was “are you %^&*(ing kidding me?” Mostly because, if you know me well, you know that boats and I have a bad history. It was an idea that… Continue Reading

Colby Melvin // Black & White

Colby Melvin by GDX PHOTO

A couple of weeks ago, I had one heck of a shoot with Colby. We took a lot of pictures. Almost as many as I would take at a wedding. Which, is a bit ridiculous. There will be more looks… Continue Reading

Portobelo, Colón

Portobelo, Colón // Photography by Gabriel Gastelum

Portobelo, Colón Small quite town of about 3,000. According to wikipedia I mean, because it feels more like 300. This was the port town where we were supposed to meet up for our big sailing adventure. The town is RICH… Continue Reading


Backpacking Panama // Gabriel Gastelum Photography

Two days after my massive road trip across the United States, I flew down to Panama. My buddy Brian and I decided to backpack and sail from Panama to Colombia in two weeks. Foolish? Nah. Awesome? Hell yeah. Panama City… Continue Reading



I don’t know how Hitha does it. Not only is she a blogger & stylist, but she is also Vice President of a major company… AND now she is starting [ANOTHER] business venture. I can barely remember what my blogging… Continue Reading


Michael Castro // Event Planner Extraordinaire

The first time Michael got in contact with me about getting some promo pictures for his [Event Planning Company], he suggested we meet at a Cupcake Shop in Manhattan Beach. It was at that moment that I knew it was… Continue Reading

Sailing Panama to Colombia [Video]

Sailing One World // Panama to Colombia

It was just a few days ago that I returned from South America where I did something no one would believe. I sailed a passage. Those that know me, know that I am no good on boats. But, now I… Continue Reading