Community

Earl Marriott teen third in photo contest

Mark Westwood’s winning photo, taken in Spain. - Mark Westwood photo
Mark Westwood’s winning photo, taken in Spain.
— image credit: Mark Westwood photo

A fortuitous photo taken during a 2011 band trip has won Earl Marriott Secondary Grade 10 student Mark Westwood a Kobo e-reader.

Mark WestwoodWestwood placed third in the Fraser Valley Regional Library’s Picture This teen photo contest, which encourages young shutterbugs to send in their best photos throughout March.

Westwood’s photo, taken during a band trip to Spain last spring break, depicts his fellow bandmates, as reflected in the bell of his trumpet, during a performance in a Seville, Spain courtyard.

Westwood, who says he enjoys photography, said he took the photo “with just my regular, little camera” while still playing the trumpet.

His photo was entered in the contest’s “grand prize” category, and he finished behind grand prize winner Sahara Brouwer and first runner-up Sean Dance.

For a full list of winners, and to check out the winning photos, visit the Fraser Valley Regional Library’s Facebook page, and click on the Picture This link.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Standing tall
 
Spring cleaning
 
Flower power in White Rock
Cancer survivor continues to stand tall
 
Glenhurst Manor haunted house will benefit charity
 
Building literacy, one block at a time
North Delta skater sees world with Disney
 
Surrey hosting 2-day Party for the Planet
 
Pumpkin patch helps school meal programs

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 21 edition online now. Browse the archives.