Member Pages Overview
The Delaware Astronomical Society has members who are active in a wide range of interesting activities in astronomy from observing to outreach to astrophotography to telescope making. The following members have elected to have their own pages on this website to share the work that they do.
Alfred C. Webber, President, 1977-1979
Luther J. Porter Educator Award, 1999
Astronomer of the Year Award, 1994
I wish I could say it was my childhood dream to be an astronomer. The reality is that I did not recognize this ultimate goal until after taking my first two astronomy classes in 2012. ...
See my Astro Photo Gallery!
Luther J. Porter
December 12, 1908-April 27, 1999
Secretary, 1967-1968, 1972-1976; Treasurer, 1977-1980
Luther J. ...
Hello, my name is Nico Carver. I am just getting into astronomy and astrophotography by taking widefield photographs of the stars and large nebulae with my DSLR camera.
This photo is of me ...
Rene Van Caneghem, Founder, President, 1958
Astronomer of the Year Award, 2004
Rene Van Caneghem was the first elected ...
Rob Lancaster is a physics teacher and an amateur astronomer. He loves taking astrophotos and woodworking and the joys of the concepts in astronomy and physics.
Scott grew up in a dark sky site (Western New York State) and fell in love with the night sky. He became involved in Mt. Cuba in the late 70's. He is a chemical engineer and formerly ...