Who's Who at P/INN

Our Fearless Leader Editor/Webmaster Chris Lydle, CPC

Chris Lydle used the money from his first after-school job to buy a Kodak Brownie Holiday 127 camera. He photographs everything, from family groups to racing sailboats.
While he uses and has owned every kind of SLR and rangefinder camera, his favorite "vacation" camera is a Nikon P7000.
Over the last 50 years he has done almost everything in photography:

  • Sports photography and sports editor of the Waynesboro News Virginian, an award-winning daily newspaper
  • School Photography
  • Wedding photography
  • Portraits
  • Served as President of Photofair Stores of New Jersey
  • Taught adult education photo courses
  • Wrote photo articles for Law and Order Magazine, the American Rifleman,  Shutterbug, Photo Imaging Entrepreneur
  • Was chief photographer and editor/publisher of several newsletters
  • Designed and produced Web Sites for Photofair Stores, Chris' Camera Center, and Surf City Yacht Club
  • Program presenter for Photo Marketing Association, International
  • President of Dixie Division of PMA
  • Territorial Vice President of PMA
  • Past President, Digital Imaging Marketing Association
  • Chair of PMAI's CPC Advisory Council
  • Speaker to dealer associations
  • Starred in Minolta's training videos
  • Received PMA Distinguished Service Award
  • . . . and after 3 months of retirement, opened a new Photo Specialty Store in South Carolina
Member of P/INN Advisory Council Jerry Harmen, CPC. Past President, Photofair Stores of New Jersey. Vice President, NY/NJ Metro Division of PMAI. 1997 Person of the Year of the New York Guild. Operates Madison Photo and Photo Summit harmen.jpg (5456 bytes)
Member of P/INN Advisory Council Peter N. Sandrian, CPC. Past President, Photofair Stores. Member PRO group. Operates the Sandrian Camera Shops group. Peter Sandrian
Member of P/INN Advisory Council David Guida. Past President Photofair Stores. Operates Livingston Camera. David Guida

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