First Winning Entry of 2019 for Wye Valley Studios
Congratulations to Tracey Clements of Wye Valley Studios on achiveing her first Baby of the Month winning image for 2019! Her entry of baby Evie was popular with our Sponsor judging panel and as a winner Evie receives a £100 Mothercar and entry into 2019 Baby of the Year competition, for the chance to win £5000!
Tracey has been at Wye Valley Studios for over forty years and in that time, has achieved distinctions in her photography with many top national and regional awards. She has lectured throughout the UK on pet photography and has been the UK Pet Photographer of the Year on two occasions and the Welsh MPA Pet Photographer of the Year several times as well as a Kodak European Gold Award and many Awards of Excellence and Merits. She was also named as BOM Photographer of the Month in May 2017. Tracey told us; “I have always had a passion for photography which literally is in my blood! I love photographing babies, newborns, toddlers, families and pets (sometimes all together!) and feel very fortunate to be doing a job which I enjoy so much and brings so much satisfaction to both me and my customers.”
Wye Valley Studios was established sixty-five years ago by Tracey and her brother Nick’s father, Glyn House who was still actively involved until his death at eighty nine. Glyn continues to be an inspiration for Wye Valley Studios to continue as an award-winning family studio. Based in Caldicot which is a growing town and is well situated between the two Severn Bridges, with the beautiful Wye Valley and even have a Castle and David Broome’s Equestrian Centre nearby.