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

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

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

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

Larissa & Paul

Larissa & Paul // Powdered Colors Engagement Session

When Larissa & Paul first suggested we meet to talk about their wedding, they recommended we meet at a cafe that serves churros and hot chocolate. It was meant to be.  I’m incredibly honored to be working with Larissa &… Continue Reading


Los Angeles Wedding Photographer Gabriel Gastelum At Hartley Botanica

I wish you were there. Really the only thing I can say about this wedding. That’s how fun it was. I am blessed to say that a lot of my couples are more than just clients, they are even better… 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

my first time

Monica & Aaron : San Francisco Engagement Session

Not too long ago I was talking to a fellow wedding photographer (and friend) and he randomly asked me if I remembered my 1st engagement session. “Of Course”, I said.  “Really? I’ve shot so many that I can’t remember mine”,… 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