Drake // Marco Marco Underwear

Drake // © Gabriel Gastelum Photography

Drake here just moved to Los Angeles not too long ago from Houston. He is already killing it here as a personal trainer and fitness expert. You can tell he knows his stuff from that ridiculous body of his. Not… Continue Reading

Iris Apfel // Fashion Icon

Iris Apfel // Gabriel Gastelum Photography

Businesswoman. Interior designer. Fashion icon. Legend. These are all the words that only begin to describe Iris Apfel. With her signature giant glasses, gobs of bracelets, baubles and necklaces, and crazed color combinations, you will always know when Iris enters… Continue Reading

Heather // Fembot // Editorial


I recently did a look book with my friend Jeremy Austin. You can see the first part of the look book below. As I’ve said before, Jeremy is an incredible talented stylist. Everything you see below he made himself. From… Continue Reading



It is more than a portrait session to me. It is about capturing you as a person. So many people (photographers) are always on the endless hunt for that picture perfect session. They plan, have an image in mind, worry… Continue Reading

Miss Atomic Bomb

MIss Atomic Bomb // Editorial // Gabriel Gastelum

A vintage dress. A purple Harley. A look inspired by the Pink Ladies & The T-Birds from Grease. A song stuck in your head. Some young love. These are all factors that made up this fun editorial. You were standing… Continue Reading

Sara Happ // Lip Scrub & Balm

Sara Happ Feature // Lip Scrub & Lip Slip

Meet Sara. Sara, as you can tell is stunning. Not only is Sara incredibly gorgeous, but she is an incredibly successful business owner. Sara started her line of scrubs in her small kitchen. Just her and couple of pots and… Continue Reading



Jake has been traveling Asia and the United States for a couple of weeks now as a gift to himself for finishing his degree. While he was in Los Angeles, we took had a couple of sessions (for a good… Continue Reading


Gabriel Gastelum Photography 2011

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


Zabrina - Purple & Glitter Editorial by Gabriel Gastelum

I’ve had enough, I’m not a freak, I’m just fighting to stay cool on the streets.  I’ve had enough. This my prayer. I swear I’m as free as my hair.