Menu
Log in

Roper Mountain Astronomers

Mark Stanford Sr. 

Mark Stanford has had a fascination with Astronomy and Astrophotography for over 50 years. Having owned telescopes of all types and sizes, He currently photographs the heavens from his home observatory in Pickens, South Carolina. A member of Roper Mountain Astronomers since 2022, he has been involved with public outreach and other astronomy clubs for over 30 years.

Mark's work can be found at https://www.instagram.com/overthemoonastrophotography/

<< All album photos 19/19 photos
M45, 1hour of exposures taken with a Nikon D750 @ 300mm from the driveway.

The name of the Pleiades comes from Ancient Greek. It probably derives from plein ("to sail") because of the cluster's imp
Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software