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Oribe Hair by Gabriel Gastelum Photography

I’ve worked with [ORIBE] for a couple of years now, and each and every time I work with them I love it so much more. sexy. fun. creative. fresh. bold. Those are the words that came to mind during my last… Continue Reading

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

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[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

Jonathan Angle // Model

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Before I get to the blog post I need to address a few comments and emails I have received. Yes. I photograph weddings. I know that is an odd way to start this blog post, but let me explain. I… Continue Reading

Heather // Fembot // Editorial

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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

YouTube // Creator Hub

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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