January 2015

Custer

Custer Sky

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The Custer Institute and Observatory located on Long Island’s north fork, in the town of Southold is Long Island’s oldest public observatory. The Observatory was established in 1927 and is currently run by a staff of dedicated volunteers.

Inside the dome is a 25 inch, f/5 Obsession Newtonian-style reflecting telescope standing 11 feet tall. Outside are several smaller domes that the staff will assist you with as you try to see all that the heavens have to offer.

Currently the observatory is open on Saturday nights. The institute is run completely on donations and a $5 donation gets you a look at the stars from inside the big dome.

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Shutter Speak Landscapes on Fine Art America

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I am happy to announce that my landscape work is now listed on Fine Art America. Check out my page. You will notice that the majority of it is New York City Skyline pictures. Be sure to check out other new york city skyline art while your there.