Meet Gretchen Del Carmen

GDC Photography

Gretchen Del Carmen is best known for her photojournalist’s approach in wedding photography since she opened her first studio in 1993. Her sensibility allows her to capture real moments that tell stories through the camera lens and awards her clients with images that they will cherish for the rest of their lives.

GDC seeks to document your event from an intuitive perspective and not to forget, professionalism. Her approach is very artistic and outstandingly different from the formulated. Clients love how expertly she captures their true-life emotion with images that are filled with expressions of love and intimacy, not to forget realism and beauty.

Photography is what she takes passion and loves to do.

Gretchen Del Carmen is one Puerto Rico’s most sought after professional photographers of our time. She was the first photographer in the island to be selected by Martha Stewart, with the prestigious editorial recognition and coverage for Martha Stewart Weddings Magazine.  Gretchen was named “The best selling cover ever”  by Grace Ormonde for GO Wedding Style magazine.

Many professional engagements have ended up in personal relationships due to the trust deposited by her clients and rapport built during the events. Whether it’s a wedding, and engagement session or a corporate event, Gretchen approaches every photo session with the same goal in mind – to produce artistic images for her clients in whom beauty and realism are revealed and to provide a designed heirloom that tells their story for years to come.

Feel more than welcome to GDC Studios and enjoy unspeakable moments of all times.

It's our Philosophy
"The power of the image is the pure expression of a silent dialogue."
  1. Exceed our clients expectations

  2. Evoke unique experiences

  3. Challenge ourselves to reach an immortal experience

  4. Marking a difference by placing attention to artistry

  5. Provide a heirloom memoir for years to come

  6. Create long lasting relations

  7. Serve with excellence and professionalism

  1. We believe in “The Art of Style”

  2. We believe in being Real, Natural and Spontaneous

  3. We live to the fullest moments with our clients

  4. We respect our business

  5. We believe in God, Family and Love

Our experience

With over 27 years experience in photographing some of the most exclusive events of Puerto Rico and other countries, Gretchen Del Carmen has developed an eye for the art of photojournalism with finesse and artistry.

Her works have been featured in covers or editorials such as Martha Stewart Weddings, Grace Ormonde Wedding Style Magazine, Agenda Para La Novia, Tu Boda, Top local newspapers like El Nuevo Día, Primera Hora, among others. Some of her endearing clients are, Toyota, The Dorado Ritz, The Ritz Carlton, St. Regis Hotel, Caribe Hilton, Nouvelle D’ Spa, The Caribbean Cinemas, Leonardo’s, Gallos Danny Juan, Truven Health Company, along many others.

Photography - 27 years
Consulting - 27 years
Services & products

It's the day that you will remember for the rest of your life and we're going to make it feel like it was yesterday, every time you see those images.

Love Stories

Our ability to bring out the intimate side of each couple allows us to capture all that is unique and beautiful about their love. Tell us how it happened and we will bring it to life with our magic to eternalize those moments.


Family last forever and so all the memories that live within. GDC Family portraits session will bring back those memories untouchable so you can feel those moments and emotions every day!


Brand image is now one of the most important aspect of your company because of the digital access in this era. A high quality image in all of your brand's perspective is crucial to reach customers attention. So when it's all about quality... it's GDC Studios nature!


You want to maximize the feeling, the energy the excitement but most important you want to keep the memories alive from that unique moment. That's when GDC Studios takes action for you. We'll keep the feeling up for all your guest after the main event.

Infants & Children

They are eternal marks of your life and you'll want to engrave those faces in each of the stages of their lives in your mind. Those images will never comes back. We'll steal them from the timeline and return it to you, so you'll remember them again each day of your life.