Ventana Canyon Wedding // Ashley & Andy

Ashley & Andy // Tucson Wedding Photography

“I knew on our first date that I was going to marry him” That is what Ashley told me during her and Andy’s desert engagement shoot last year. And once again on her wedding day she said, “I just knew”.… Continue Reading

Staree & Craig say I do

Staree & Craig // © Gabriel Gastelum

What can I say. I guess the only way to start is to say that this one is a spectacular one folks. Thats right, spectacular. Staree (aka Elizabeth) and Craig said I do to each other in one of the… Continue Reading

Arizbe & Robert // San Diego Wedding

Arizbe Loves Robert // San Diego Wedding Photographer

It was a beautiful San Diego Day, but those days aren’t hard to come by in this city. Actually, it was a bit overcast, so in San Diego standards it wasn’t a beautiful day. But you know us photographers, we… Continue Reading

Ashley & Andy // Engagement in the Desert

Ahsley & Andy // Phoenix Engagement

Meet Ashley and Andy. Their story is romantic and fun. They are an incredibly happy couple and I love that about them. Happy people are really awesome aren’t they? Yes? Good. I’m glad you agree. Also, one thing about these… Continue Reading

Russell & Cord // Seattle Wedding

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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

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

July 4th Weekend // Los Angeles 2013

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“oh yeah, we will be in LA tomorrow” That’s how last minute I knew my family was coming to Los Angeles to visit. But, that’s my family. I love them. So so much. Not only that. I had my best… Continue Reading

Renee & Jonathan // A Desert Engagement

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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

Erica

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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