Category Archives: Costa Rica News

Day to day stuff on Costa Rica

You have to love those sunsets

Around 5 o'clock in Tamarindo you will often see many people heading down to the beach to enjoy the sunset. The sunsets are always beautiful, but in rainy season they are truely epic. Also the best time of day to do portraits on the beach.
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Tamarindo Beach Marathon

We were very surprised that an event of this magnitude happens in a small town like Tamarindo. Every September thousands come to Tamarindo to run the marathon, half marathon, 30k, 10k & 5k. The event starts in the dark at 5:00 in the morning with fireworks. Very impressive! http://www.tamarindobeachmarathon.com/
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Africa Mia Zoo

This is a small privately owned zoo just outside of Liberia, an easy drive from Tamarindo if this is where you are staying. It was well worth the trip. You can buy bags of carrots for $1 to feed the animals...giraffes, zebras, warthogs, ostriches, antelope and more. Africa Mia Zoo info here...
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Baby photography…..

Babies are always in vogue. We love our babies and love taking endless photos of them. We get many clients who want something special created from their baby. The best poses in my opinion are poses that fit what babies do naturally. For example, in this image the baby is laying down on her back.…
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A cupboard full of Costa Rican coffee

There are many things that we love about Costa Rica, just one of which is the coffee. When we come back home to Canada we always bring a stockpile. Our favorite is Britt, surprisingly the best deal on the coffee is at the Liberia airport Britt store. Everything else in the airport is crazy expensive,…
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Food photography for any restaurant…..

As long as it looks so good your mouth starts watering...isn't that the goal? And the place looks inviting and warm for some interior photos. Tamarindo, and all over Costa Rica you will find many great restaurants. If you're a restaurant owner and in need of some commercial photography for you marketing, promos and menus,…
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Fairy portraits would be ideal in Costa Rica…

Back home in Canada we photograph may fairy sessions. Moms, grandmas and girls alike love these. Me thinks these would go over in a big way in Costa Rica....I'm working on it. Meantime, we're planning on spending another 3 months, maybe more, next winter in Tamarindo, where we call our "second home". Many times however…
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Wedding dress in water

Not every bride wants to ruin her wedding dress....but some opt for a series of images in the water....however, most of the time this would be after the actual wedding day itself.....
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Rain or shine….

There's always an umbrella...and it makes a great prop to photograph. Made all the better when you have a blend of red against yellow....Rob 
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