India :: Gabriel Gastelum :: VSCO Film

In total, I have spent close to six weeks in India. That is a long time. About 6 weeks more than most people I know. Basically, I am incredibly lucky. The one question I get asked the most about India… Continue Reading

Dr. Christopher Barley Hospital // Humla, Nepal


While I have showed a lot of pictures of the people I took pictures of in Nepal and India, I have hardly posted pictures of the places I stayed. Here we have the hospital in Nepal. I took the picture… Continue Reading

An ExtraOrdinary Little Girl // Munamati // Nepal


The other day I got a chance to catch up with Kamael, who I annoyed on her trip to India and Nepal for her organization. We were remembering the faces we saw and catching up on her most recent trip… Continue Reading

Faces of India // Juanga, Orissa


“All of these lines across my face, tell you the story of who I am. So many stories of where I’ve been and how I got to where I am.” – Brandi Carlile When I was in India, I had… Continue Reading

Ramkala // mPowering Foundation

Ramkala - Gabriel Gastelum Photography

{***WARNING*** – Some of the photos in the following post are very graphic and contain blood. If you are unable to handle strong images of hospital treatment I suggest that you don’t proceed.} I’ve heard it said that people come… Continue Reading

mPowering Fundraiser Success!!


The mPowering fundraiser, I believe, was a raging success. Not only did I feel awesome because people actually bid on me, but because I got so many compliments on my photos. On particular man ended up bidding on almost all… Continue Reading

Day of the Launch – mPowering Foundation


I have to say that the day we launched the mPowering program in Orissa was a day that my face hurt from smiling so much. We headed over to the high school for the presentation and to give out the… Continue Reading

Morning Prayers – mPowering Foundation


Every morning, after the kids have arrived to school, the bell is rung to begin the ritual of morning prayers. You can see the prayers in the beginning of the video I made, but the purpose of this post was… Continue Reading