My name is Jon Betancourt. I am an amateur Astronomer, Photographer, and Car Buff. Originally from Chicago and formerly of Los Angeles, I now reside in the Hudson Valley in New York and work for Tele Vue Optics. I am married to my wonderful wife, Susan. We have our son, Ayrton and a furry son, Baby Tiger Chubby. The reasons I have this site! Thanks for stopping by.