Gabriel has written and directed over a dozen short films, several of which have screened at festivals across the US, including those in Los Angeles, Chicago, and Atlantic City. He is the creator of Movies Under The Surface, a YouTube channel with 17,000+ subscribers, and his nature photography has been featured twice in the Montanha Pico Festival. He has produced and directed videos for Hinduism Today, Career Dreams, and Second Sight Medical Products, and has assistant directed content for Facebook, T-Mobile, and several indie films. Outside filmmaking, Gabriel has an engineering degree that he does not use, and he is an avid traveler, having visited 36 countries, 32 US states, and spending an entire year in 2016-2017 traveling the world.