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Address: 100 Mts East From Brunelas, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
Phone Number: +506 8338 3057
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Description: Enjoy the real COSTA RICAN experience with a PROFESSIONAL FRIENDLY LOCAL...
Enjoy the real COSTA RICAN experience with a PROFESSIONAL FRIENDLY LOCAL TICO photographer!!!Offering professional photography for whatever your needs are: SURFING, NATURE, FAMILY & INTERIORLets get creative and make a unique memory of your amazing vacation in paradise!!! Water photography AVAILABLE!!! Video sessions available TOO!!Just take a look at my website and the pictures will do the talking! SPECIAL GROUP PRICES! SMILES GUARANTEED!!!! BIENVENIDOS, PURA VIDA!!!
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Nobody should say no!!

Who could say no??? to a gorgeous! Costa Rican man taking photos of you while you are feeling SUPER amazing cause you're surfing!!?!?! πŸŒˆπŸ„ No one should!!!! 😜 AND, he just so... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Who could say no??? to a gorgeous! Costa Rican man taking photos of you while you are feeling SUPER amazing cause you're surfing!!?!?! πŸŒˆπŸ„ No one should!!!! 😜 AND, he just so happens to have the BEST EYE and talent to capture the moments that others would miss- consistently. Carlos is so generous with his skill. His photos have literally... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Professional work and really nice pictures! He has been taking pictures for us for already two times and we were always super happy and even more we had a lot of fun! Thank you carlos and see you next time!

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carlos p, Owner at Carlos Palacios Photography, responded to this review

Thanks Maxi!!! you are amazing and always always smiling! pleasure to keep seeing u get better every year! next year u will compete! ;) pura vida and keep surfing! More 

Montreal, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Carlos is a very talented photographer. I was lucky to meet up with him on my two last trips. He captured some great shots of me on the waves and they are the best memories from my trips to Costa Rica. I highly recommend him.

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

I recently had the opportunity to spend a few weeks in Santa Teresa where I began taking surf lessons for the first time. After about a week, the instructor suggested that we have Carlos come during the lesson and take some photographs so that the instructor would have a better idea of how I could improve my technique. Carlos was... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Carlos takes phenomenal pictures of water sports, landscapes, and portraits. He manages to catch the perfect moment every time. He has a water camera, and can capture brilliant surf and SUP photos. He is the best photographer in the Santa Teresa area, and I would hire him again in a heartbeat. Check out his website for more photos! http://insectoart.com/

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carlos p, Owner at Carlos Palacios Photography, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your nice words Rebecca! you are the best! i had lots of fun to take pics of u! hope to see u soon! keep surfing! PURA VIDA!! More 

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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

Meraki: "to do something with soul, creativity, or love; to put something of yourself into your work". Carlos and his photography fully embodies "meraki". I came to Malpais and fell in love with the small surf town, and, fell even more completely in love with the spirit of the place because of gifted free-spirited people like Carlos. It is not... More 

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carlos p, Manager at Carlos Palacios Photography, responded to this review

Janette what a beautiful soul you have! thanks for this amazing words! it was a pleasure to take pics with you and more to see u advance in your surfing! you are amazing! and also a great food photographer! ;) hope to see u soon! pura vida big hug! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

We are a surf camp and we use him for all of our surf photo sessions. He is by far the best! His surf and water photos are amazing, landscape photos exceptional. Check out his portfolio online if you need a great photographer for any occasion. He can document your trip, capture lasting moments for your wedding, or catch you... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Carlos is a very talented artist. His photographs capture the beauty of Santa Teresa. He is available to capture surfers, families, vacationers, or yoginis. His wedding photography is simply the best. So happy I was able to see his latest work on my last trip! Can't wait for my upcoming anniversary session later this year!

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

If you are looking for a photographer in the Santa Teresa area, you need to contact Carlos. He has a great eye & will absolutely capture the moment. He took pictures of our surf camp & made us look awesome. He is really friendly & we all had such a great time!!! Carlos also does weddings/events & family photos. Check... More 

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Learning to surf in Costa Rica was epic; and having Carlos photograph the experience was bliss. I found Carlos to be a true professional. He provided a CD with well over 500 images from a two day period. I was impressed by the variety of his shots. You will see from his photos that he is patient and takes his... More 

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