Phenomenal Photography

Long Beach High School’s photography students won four out of six honors at the Long Island Arts Council's High School competition. Erin Brown received a first place award for her entry, Sunset Shadow; Kaitlyn Murphy placed second for her photo, July Fourth; and Jovanna Vicente and Madison Murray were exhibitors for their respective pieces, Girl in the Rain and Security Blanket.

Jovanna additionally won a second place award in the national Photographic Society of America competition. Her photo, Rizal Boulevard, was submitted in the photojournalism category after placing in the Photographic Federation of Long Island contest earlier this season. Lindsay Kranitz, Kaitlyn Murphy, Phillip Persky and Jaci Zitman also had work accepted to this prestigious event.