It’s not just a job… Richard was diagnosed with an incurable case of the imaging virus some years ago. Ongoing treatment takes place primarily in Central Florida or at his dark sky site observatory in South Florida. His images have appeared in Sky &
Telescope and Astronomy magazines as well as many web sites such as Space Weather, Time Magazine, Universe Today, and others. He is also a frequent contributor to Astronomy Technology Today, and in a past life wrote a best selling book on OpenGL graphics programming.