Lindah & Adam // Langkawi Island Wedding

Langkawi Island Wedding // Gabriel Gastelum Photography

Here it is, the second part of one of the most epic weddings I have photographed. In case you missed it, Lindah and Adam spent the first weekend in Malaysia celebrating traditional Malaysian wedding customs. [CLICK HERE] to go check… Continue Reading

Lindah & Adam // Traditional Malay Wedding

Lindah & Adam Ceremony // Malaysia // Gabriel Gastelum Photograp

I don’t even know where to start with this wedding. I guess I should start with how incredibly lucky I am. The fact that I was able to go to Malaysia to photograph one of the most epic weddings of… Continue Reading

that pregnancy glow

Kendra Robinson // Maternity Shoot

You hear about it all the time. That “Pregnancy Glow”. Well, guess what!? It exists. Kendra here has proved it. Kendra was my neighbor my freshman year in the dorms, she was also my neighbor at my first apartment out… Continue Reading

Russell & Cord // Seattle Wedding

russell and cord // same love

This is a special one for me. Well, in a way it is a special one for a whole community. This is a first for Gabriel Gastelum Photography. This is the first same-sex wedding I have featured on this blog… Continue Reading

Kaitlin & Andrew // Venice Beach Engagement

Kaitlin & Andrew // Venice Beach Engagement

“I’m a silly goof. She likes that. I’m lucky” Their smiles are infectious. Their love is infectious. This engagement shoot was incredible. Just incredible. Taken in probably my favorite neighborhood in all of Los Angeles, they took me to an… Continue Reading

Constance Nunes // Los Angeles Model Photography


Oh my poor little blog. Slowly becoming harder and harder to update everyone on all the great shoots I’ve had. Such as this one. It seems like I photographed Constance decades ago. But, I knew at some point I really… Continue Reading

Renee & Jonathan // A Desert Engagement


High School Sweethearts. Just writing that makes me smile. Let me add up the ways this engagement makes me smile. I went to high school with both these youngsters. We also photographed in my hometown. My first engagement ever in… 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



Arizona in the winter. One of my absolute favorite places to explore during a photo session. And what an amazing lady to explore it with. Meet Erica. Stunning. That is the only word I need to describe her. Her smile… Continue Reading



Those long sighs of awesomeness. I kept doing those sighs when editing Samantha’s session here. Sometimes things just work out perfectly. You don’t need extensive planning or location scouting to have a good photo session. Just work with the area… Continue Reading