PHOTOS: The beauty of Independence Day in Costa Rica
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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PHOTOS: The beauty of Independence Day in Costa Rica

Priscilla Mora - September 16, 2017

Photographer Priscilla Mora trained her lens on the Independence Day traditions she knows best: those of her hometown, Santo Domingo de Heredia. From the first farol, or…

A photographer’s love letter to a Costa Rican indigenous community
Artists
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Artists
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A photographer’s love letter to a Costa Rican indigenous community

Karin MacKinnon - March 21, 2017

In many countries throughout the world, including my own native country of Canada, there are indigenous communities living in very remote areas at the margins of mainstream…

5 questions for a Costa Rican musician and photographer
Artists
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Artists
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5 questions for a Costa Rican musician and photographer

Elizabeth Lang - January 15, 2017

Costa Rican musician Alexis Morales, 30, and photographer Ginette Venegas, 30, have merged their disciplines – and their lives  – for the past 12 years. This couple from…

5 questions for a Costa Rican photographer
Artists
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Artists
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5 questions for a Costa Rican photographer

Elizabeth Lang - November 13, 2016

Capturing people’s natural beauty began as a hobby that would later become a passion for the Costa Rican photographer Roberto Delgado Webb. He seeks to portray people’s personality…

Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica
Artists
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Artists
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Arts and culture in brief: the week ahead in Costa Rica

Katherine Stanley - November 4, 2016

Metallica is back: the legendary thrash metal band returns to Costa Rica for a second visit to rock the National Stadium on Saturday. New music may be on the…

5 question for a Costa Rican photographer
Artists
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Artists
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5 question for a Costa Rican photographer

Amanda Zúñiga - August 14, 2016

Sergio Carvajal is a self-taught photographer and founder of XPOSE, a photography, graphic design and video services brand. Carvajal liked photography as a child and set out…

5 questions for a Costa Rican photographer
Artists
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Artists
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5 questions for a Costa Rican photographer

Elizabeth Lang - June 12, 2016

Francisco Cubillo is only 19, but his phography is already capturing a broad variety of life, from concerts to nature and the city’s vivacity. The native of…

Snapchat vanishing video viewing hits 6 billion daily
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Business
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Snapchat vanishing video viewing hits 6 billion daily

AFP - November 10, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO, California – Snapchat on Monday confirmed that six billion vanishing videos are viewed daily at the service in a three-fold surge from early this year. The…

It’s dolphin and whale season in southern Costa Rica
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Environment and Wildlife
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It’s dolphin and whale season in southern Costa Rica

Alberto Font - October 1, 2015

A dolphin dives in Golfo Dulce during a recent sunrise over the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica's southern Pacific. Dolphins and whales migrate heavily through the area from July to…

Local businesses swat at new regulations, fees for drones
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Local businesses swat at new regulations, fees for drones

Zach Dyer - September 18, 2015

When Matt Damon vacationed in Costa Rica last July, a selfie from a drone-mounted camera appeared on the Facebook page of “The Martian” on the beach in…