January 18, 2013
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Texas High School Commercial Photography Students Garner Nine Achievement Awards during ATPI Fall Contest
Texarkana, TX – During the 2012 Association of Texas Photography Instructors (ATPI) Fall Contest, Texas High School Commercial Photography students garnered nine individual achievement awards.
The contest featured 17 different categories, divided into beginning and advanced with more than 7,500 individual entries representing 77 schools coming from Texas, Kansas, New York, California and Washington.
THS Students earning individual achievement awards were:
Carlie Clem – 2nd Place Beginning Sports
Sabrina Larson –1st Place Beginning Sports; 1st Honorable Mention Beginning Studio
Portrait; Honorable Mention Beginning Sports; Honorable Mention Student Life
Amy McCoy – Honorable Mention Advanced Advertising
Caroline Prieskorn – Honorable Mention Advanced Open
Haley Rushing –1st Place Advanced Sports; Honorable Mention Advanced Open.
ATPI provides information and resources to teachers and students that work with photography in order to help the photography instructors of all disciplines work to achieve a higher quality of knowledge and teaching of photography.