Laganja Estranja // Femme Fatale

Laganja Estranja // Art of Drag 4

Welcome to the final part of my Art of Drag series with Drag Queen extraordinaire Laganja Estranja. [Part 1] [Part 2] [ Part 3]  Looking back at the previous posts, it stuns me that we were able to do such… Continue Reading

Laganja Estranja // A Little Bit Dangerous


[Laganja Estranja] You have to hold on tight. You know she’s a little big dangerous. As I mentioned in the [first post with Laganja], the Art of Drag fascinates me. The heightened sense of performance, femininity and creativity that comes… Continue Reading

Colby Melvin // Timoteo

Colby Melvin by Gabriel Gastelum

Model: [Colby Melvin] Underwear: [Timoteo] Colby is, without a doubt, one of my favorite models to work with. While he is very good at the modeling part of it, its his behind the scenes character that I actually love capturing. He… Continue Reading

Charlie By Matthew Zink // Luxury Swim Lifestyle Brand

Charlie by Matthew Zink // Gabriel Gastelum

It may be November, but Los Angeles seems to be having another mini heatwave. Perfect time to do a shoot for a luxury swimwear brand. My friend Matthew owns an awesome clothing lifestyle brand and makes some kick ass pieces.… Continue Reading

YouTube // Creator Hub


Last month I did a shoot over at YouTube for their new [Creator Hub page]. I’ve worked at the YouTube Space in LA before (and it is awesome). It was a blast to work with and get to know these… Continue Reading

Chris Salvatore // Charlie by MZ

Chris Salvatore // Charlie by MZ

The other day I had a shoot with the talented [Chris Salvatore]; an actor, singer, cupcake eater. During the shoot he happened to have some awesome red lifeguard swimwear from [Charlie by MZ]. Charlie, by talented Matthew Zink is a… Continue Reading

Hey Marseilles // Paint Battle

Hey Marseilles

[Hey Marseilles] Finally. After all this time I finally got to photograph these guys I have been following since Day 1. I remember living in Seattle and watching these guys practice in the basement of their house. Nick has been… Continue Reading