Gaby & Cory // Colorado Springs Wedding

Gaby & Cory // Colorado Wedding

A story. That’s really what it is. Your wedding day is a story. A culmination of the love between you and partner, watched and celebrated by those closest to you. Whether it is a big affair in a foreign city,… Continue Reading

Renee & Jonathan // Arizona Wedding

Renee & Jonathan

High School Sweethearts. He had a crush on her and wrote her notes, but kept his identity a secret. She had no clue who he was, but found the notes endearing. It was during a high school fashion show, where… Continue Reading

Larissa & Paul // Carmel By The Sea Wedding

Larissa & Paul // Gabriel Gastelum Photography

Friends. That is what Larissa and Paul are to me. Sure, we started off as me just being someone who would be photographing their wedding, but I have the incredible pleasure to say that so many of my couples are… Continue Reading

a little bloggity update


I hate when I fall behind on blogging. I am always so excited to show everyone what I’m working on! With sites like Facebook and Tumblr, microblogging has made things so much easier than writing super long posts. But, I… Continue Reading

Dalina & Alex // Los Angeles Engagement Session

Downtown Los Angeles, LA, LA Engagement Photographer,

I’ve known Dalina since I was in 4th grade. We grew up together. From living in the same neighborhood and playing house to living in different states and cities, to finally ending up back in the same city years later. … Continue Reading

Rachel & Nathan // Engaged // Costa Rica


In Costa Rica I was surrounded by so much love. Whether it was someone who was getting married, people that were already married, friendships forming or even newly engaged couples. I met Rachel & Nate on a whirlwind trip to… Continue Reading

just a second

Parker Hurley

It’s been a whirlwind these last couple of weeks. Hence the low blogging. I actually love to blog. I love showing you guys what I am working on and why I am excited to show you some images. But, as… Continue Reading

Jessica + Will

Jessica & Will // Santa MOnica Engagement

Los Angeles is a little diva when it comes to photography. So many places require permits or permission to have a little session in, especially when it comes to the Santa Monica Pier. Did we get permits? Did we have… Continue Reading

Niamh + Donal

Niamh & Donal // A Northern Ireland Engagement Session

I remember my first day in the dormitory 10 years ago. Walking down the hall and looking at everyone’s names of who I would be living with for the next year. Niamh’s name stood out. It still does. No one… Continue Reading

a tiny sneak peek

Lyndsay and Adam // Sneak Peek

I’m lucky. I can honestly say that I have had the best couples a photographer could ever ask for. Lyndsay and Adam were no exception. Their day was just….just…. amazing. So glad I was there to capture it. I can’t… Continue Reading


I photographed a wedding in India. I blacked out in Vegas (twice). Toured wine country with my girls. Road tripped from Arizona to Georgia. Helped capture my best friend’s wedding. Moved to Los Angeles. Worked with celebrities. Participated in my first… Continue Reading


The options for wedding albums offered these days is, in short, completely overwhelming. When I first began to offer albums, I had no idea where to start, let alone what company to use. I emailed a couple of awesome photographer… Continue Reading