The black and white portrait of a young cowboy beat submissions from across the state of Texas, earning the top award for sophomore Drew Wilson.

Wilson entered his photo into the Summer photography competition through the Texas Photographic Society in partnership with the Association of Texas Photography Instructors. A total of 28 photographers were selected by a panel of three jurors for special recognition in three categories. Wilson won the top prize in the Portraits & People category, receiving an Exhibiting Artist Certificate in addition to the recognition.

Click here to view the gallery of winners.