Palmer Multimedia Imaging is a unique business in the Susquehanna Valley devoted to the task of recording and preserving memories. These services include digital photo restoration, film and video conversion, CD/DVD duplication, photographic and videographic services – both analog and digital.
Wayne Palmer is the owner-operator and a life-long resident of Williamsport, Pa. He has had a passion for photography all his life. He has a degree in education from Bloomsburg State College, but his interest in photography kept him in the darkroom as much as the classroom. After college, Wayne was employed by Guardian Photo Inc., for 13 years, in the marketing of photofinishing services on a national level.
His restoration skills have been professionally recognized. He has co-authored several Photoshop Restoration & Retouching books, including the most recent 4th Edition, the highest rated, best selling book on the subject, which is available world wide in 7 languages. He was a contributor to the first edition ,the technical editor of the second edition and co-authored the third addition. Previously he had served as technnical editor for Eismann’s previous books Photoshop Masking and Compositing and Real World Digital Photography Second Edition. He was technical editor for The Glitter Guru on Photoshop: From Concept to Cool by Suzette Troche-Stapp and Commercial Photoshop with Bert Monroy.
Wayne started his own business in 1994, offering custom videographic and photographic services and was the first to offer the Williamsport area on-site digital photo restoration.
He is also credited for the preparation of historic photos for publication in the books Williamsport’s Baseball Heritage and Gateway to the Majors: Williamsport and Minor League Baseball.
A self-described AV nerd, Wayne enjoys sharing his knowledge of photography, digital imaging and computers. He currently teaches Photoshop and Digital Imaging classes for the continuing education department at the Pennsylvania College of Technology and is a volunteer instructor of computer literacy for the James V. Brown Library.
Wayne was a founding member of the Susquehanna Valley Shutterbugs a local photography group. He has served in every office position and continues to be actively involved in the group.
He is often found behind the lens of a camera or at the computer creating new images and graphics.
Wayne was featured in the Sunday Sun Gazette Life Style section. Click here to download the PDF version of it.
Wayne is married to Dr. Pamela Herrington and in their few spare moments can be found roaming the local area mountains on horseback.
Pam and Wayne returned from China in May 2005 having adopted their first child, a little girl, Amanda Ailei Palmer. If you would like to read about their experiences and see pictures from China, click here. Read an article published in the Williamsport Sun-Gazette about their adoption experience.
Amanda came from an orphanage in Fuling where there are a number of other children waiting for their adoptive parents. Click here to see the images he took when he visited.
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