Rae Loves Colin

Rae Loves Colin // San Francisco Wedding

The first time I met Rae, we were both grabbing the same microphone at a random Karaoke bar in Little Tokyo belting out Pat Benatar’s “We Belong.” Basically it was one of those moments when you make friends for life.… 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

Russell & Cord // Seattle Wedding

russell and cord // same love

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

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

KISS ALBUMS

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

Susan + Andrew // Los Altos Hills Wedding

As soon as I met Susan and Andrew for coffee one day in San Mateo to talk wedding details, I knew it was going to be a good match. These two have known each other since their days at UCSD… Continue Reading

Janna + John // A Los Altos Hills Wedding

I absolutely loved all the DIY details from John and Janna’s wedding. From the bouquets to the table settings, everything was done by an expert team of friends and family. Even though there was a slight chill in the air,… Continue Reading

Before the Ceremony…

The dress hangs in the background. The veil is gently laid down close-by. The glass of champagne is almost gone. Family and bridesmaids run around in the back carefully trying to get it all together. The bride sits down, takes… Continue Reading

Hitha & Sri // India Wedding Photography // Final Reception

Here it is, the final blog post of one of the most epic wedding events ever! After many days, many events and a lot of festivities it was time for the final party (besides the New Year’s Eve party that… Continue Reading