Alexander City AL
Meade 12" LX200, astrophotography,
Ham Radio - KD4FJS
AAS: Are you a seasoned amateur astronomer or just getting into the hobby?
RW: Little of both probably. 6 or 7 years but also just getting my feet wet in the hobby -- still got a lot to learn! .
AAS: What was your first experience that attracted you to astronomy?
RW: Seem to have always been interested; got going when I met Scott Thompson and saw Saturn through his Sears telescope. Then I was hooked.
AAS: How about your family members; spouse? kids? significant other?
RW: Wife -Julie; children-Aaron 7 yrs old and Bryan 22 yrs
AAS: Can you tell us a little about your formal education?
RW: High School - Benjamin Russell High School
AAS: Do you have any pets?
RW: Beagle - Daisy
AAS: Where do you work? If you're retired, what was your occupation?
RW: Russell Corporation - Quality Assurance 26 yrs
AAS: What are your other hobbies?
RW: Ham Radio and photography
AAS: What was your first car?
RW: 1964 Ford Falcon
AAS: What was your first "real" job?
RW: Still there
AAS: Tell us about your favorite vacation.
RW: Still waiting on one! Dream - Winter Star Party or some Big Star Party with really dark skies!