July 3, 2013
By Julie Lucas
Makenzie Everson took this photograph that recently won first place in the portraits category of the ImageMakers contest. Everson took the photo of her friend Esther Spencer while taking a photography class at Vicenza High School last year. Everson will be receiving her award at Sony Electronics in San Diego July 15.
VICENZA, Italy -- (July 2, 2013) A teen in the Vicenza Military Community is being recognized nationally for a photo she entered in a local contest last year without knowing what she entered.
"I thought it was just an exhibition," said Makenzie Everson, age 18.
Everson took a digital photography class at Vicenza High School and made a photo to enter the category, "Eyes," of classmate, Esther Spencer.