Melvin – Photographer
Specializing in weddings and engagements since 2011, Melvin started his wedding photography career in Los Angeles – California. Now, based in Houston – Texas, Melvin captures the heart and soul of photography and he offers stunning pictures that will leave you breathless. Melvin works not only with professionalism but with a friendly attitude that makes each photo session personalized. With over 300 weddings under his belt, his skills are sharpened so that no special moment is missed.
Added with the several awards he has won, such as the WPPI Awards and the Fearless Photographers award, his talented adaptability to the environment and movement allows him to take photos that will always have the customer coming away from the experience with heartfelt pictures that never let them down.
Melvin’s passion for photography began with the simple task of taking pictures for his family and friends. Once that camera was placed in his hands he began to take pictures that left no room for argument in regards to what his future career should be. As his creativity molded itself into an aspiration for photography, he soon found himself working as an intern with several well-known photography companies in Los Angeles. Each internship gave him knowledge and skill that shaped itself into an incredible ability for photography.
With care for detail that others don’t often notice, a personalization to each shoot, and the ability to shoot great quality pictures without disrupting the event, Melvin’s creative passion for photography is outstanding, and was able to take creative and awe-inspiring photographs which captured detailed moments that will never be forgotten. With moments that last forever in his beautiful pictures, he offers quality work at a fraction of other photographers. His love for photography really shows and will continue to in all the future work to come.
Gerardo – Videographer
Weddings are a time of emotion and closeness. Oftentimes, videographers are able to capture emotions and romance more than others. Gerardo is a great example of this aspect. Gerardo is a professional cinematographer who currently works as the Lead Videographer here at Covenant Pictures. Working with his skills and using his love of wedding cinematography to capture candid and precious clips, he goes above and beyond to get the shots that will forever show each beautiful moment. Providing stunning videos that are brought to life by their realistic touch, they are pictures that hold your special memories and allow you to continue to relive them.
Gerardo has done various videography work before he decided to grow in the wedding videography field. With amazing background and professionalism, it’s no wonder that each and every wedding video he takes shines with professional skills and touching creativity. With the passion he has for his work, every moment of the day will be captured with emotion. Every smile, tear, and laugh will be cherished in his work as he makes your wedding day come alive.
Ellie – Photographer
Ellie has always had a strong aspiration towards photography. Bringing a new style and a fresh outlook to wedding photography, she is thorough in her work. Visualizing where events will take place in the scene before her, she is able to position herself and use her planning to capture shots that leave her clients in awe. Bringing a creative edge to her work, she thinks outside the box and brings forth unique and refreshing wedding pictures that capture every special moment.
Photography has always been an interest in Elite’s life. When she was presented with the opportunity to work as a second photographer for Melvin Gilbert Photography, she jumped at the chance to start working towards her dreams by becoming a professional wedding photographer. Using her previous skills and the ones she has gained through her work as a second photographer, she is able to add her own special flair to any wedding. With moments that you want to last a lifetime, you want them to be special and unique. Elite is able to provide this and transform your day into one that will last forever.
Haris – Videographer
Haris loves to capture the special moments in people’s lives. Having 13 years of experience in the photography field, he always knows the right spot to be for the right time; making his shots incredible without missing the major events. With strong attention to detail and an avid interest in the moments he captures, Haris uses his experiences from working with weddings all around the USA to create images that awe and amaze the viewer. With his creative ability to get the perfect angles, you won’t have to worry about anything being missed on your special day.