Mario has received the honor of a 1st Place award from the prestigious International Photography Awards of the Lucie Foundation.
IPA conducts an annual competition on a global scale, creating one of the most ambitious and comprehensive competitions in the photography world today. Their mission is to salute the achievements of the world's finest photographers.
IPA is a sister-effort of the Lucie Foundations, 501(c), charitable foundation whose mission is to honor master photographers, discover and cultivate emerging talent and promote the appreciation of photography worldwide.
It has been such an incredible year so far for Mario. He is extremely humbled by how well his soon to be released World Heritage Collection is being received. The winning works will be published in the International Photography Awards Annual.