The photography skills of a Sunny View Elementary School student have earned statewide recognition.

Minda McComas, a kindergarten student at Sunny View, won second place in the Youth Photographer 12 and Under division of the Wildlife in North Carolina magazine’s 2016 Photo Competition.

Minda’s photograph, “Frog on the door,” was published in the December/January issue of the magazine.

Minda is the daughter of Rob and Amanda McComas of Mill Spring.