We are adding more pictures to this gallery tonight, took a bit of time to add this photos but they are finally up on the site. Had a great time photographing these ladies on Sunday Mar. 9th at Soundwave Studios in Oakland, Ca., home to many talented bands and musicians in the Bay Area. Their facilities are great for projects like this.

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Heavy Metal Photo Shoot 2014

Alexia’s gallery is the lates addition to the site. A very talented and successful woman within the music and entertainment business, she has an extensive musical background as a sound engineer/singer/musician as well as actor/model with plenty of theater and film experience. This photo shoot was an amazing experience to shoot with an amazing artist.

Alexia  Stratton

Alexia Stratton Gallery 05/2014

Just added to raulvarela.com the full set of the “Robb Flynn & Friends Benefit Concert for Nikki Davis” at The Oakland Metro Operahouse, Oakland, CA. Friday Jan. 17th 2014

Band members from Machine Head, Metallica, Slayer, Testament, Exodus, Death Angel, Suicide Silence, Forbidden, Faith No More and more perform some deep cuts from the classic Black Sabbath catalog. Check out all 17 tracks on the Video-Concerts section of the site.


Robb Flynn and Friends

New gallery up on the site. Last year we spent a super fun day at Oakland’s Soundwave Studios photographing Lili. July 23rd,2013 to be precise.

Big thanks to Lili and Ernie for and amazing day.

See more of her pictures under the Fashion/Modeling Photography section.

2013 - Liliana

2013 – Liliana

And by popular demand, here it is..!!! Second photo gallery added to the new site raulvarela.com tonight. This session was photographed at Oakland’s Studio J by the Bay owned by the talented David Sovereign, a veteran sound engineer and season musician. David can play anything from Bass, Guitar, Piano and deliver amazing vocal melodies pleasant to everyones ear.

See the rest of the gallery on the Photography – Corporate/Business section.

David Sovereign

Studio J by the Bay