Elaine & Kurtis // Wente Vineyard Wedding

Elaine & Curtis // Vineyard Wedding // © Gabriel Gastelum Photo

I met Elaine & Kurtis at a Santa Monica coffee shop almost a year ago. They bought me a donut so we all obviously became besties at that exact moment. Elaine is also a big fan of So You Think… Continue Reading

a few features

Danyra & Brad // © Gabriel Gastelum Photography

2015 has been busy. {Colin & Rae // San Francisco Wedding} has been featured over on The Knot! I shot this wedding last year and its still one of my favorites! I am glad its getting some publications! Danyra and Brad’s… Continue Reading

Susanna & Vince // Los Angeles Wedding

Susanna & Vince // Los Angeles Wedding

How did you guys meet? It is %100 guaranteed that I will ask each and every one of the couples I photograph this question. Each story is different. Each one is unique. This time it was music. Music brought Susanna and… Continue Reading

|| 2014 || Best of LOVE

Danyra & Brad // © Gabriel Gastelum Photography

one of the absolute best things about my job is the amount of love I get to capture. it really is so fulfilling. these moments is what people yearn for, and I am lucky enough to say that these awesome… Continue Reading

Clint & Scott // The London West Hollywood Wedding


When I met Clint and Scott for [their Engagement Shoot] earlier this year, it was friendship at first sight. While they live in Texas, they just have a special place in their hearts for Los Angeles so they decided to… Continue Reading

Dalina y Alex // Los Angeles Wedding

Dalina y Alex // Gabriel Gastelum

My best friend A sister from another mister got married a couple of weeks ago. [Remember their incredible engagement session?] To be surrounded by friends and family that you grew up with, watching someone you love get married to an… Continue Reading

Anastasia & Eric // Homies Forever

Anastasia & Eric // Gabriel Gastelum

Homies Forever. Anastasia & Eric. Married. It was an incredibly gorgeous day in Los Angeles. Guests sat under the warm sun and eagerly anticipated their vows. Two different cultures and families coming together as one. The day was filled with… 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

Nicole & Shay

Nicole & Shay // Los Angeles Wedding Photography

Untraditional.  When I met Nicole and Shay, I immediately knew this was going to be something special. Mostly because untraditional was the one word they used to describe their upcoming wedding. Even their [engagement session], was unlike anything you usually… Continue Reading



I love when I can make my clients happy (who doesnt?). Lyndsay and Adam opted to have both an engagement album made as well as a wedding site when they picked out their package. I love Lyndsay’s response to both… Continue Reading


Kiss Wedding Albums: Gabriel Gastelum Wedding Photography

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