CCDWare's vision is to provide the amateur
astrophotography community with the tools to improve and simplify
CCD image acquisition and processing. At the same time, we are
dedicated to providing the highest level of support and feedback to
our customers. We listen to our customers and make every attempt to
meet the growing demands of the communities needs.
founded by John Smith and Richard Bennion, both accomplished
astrophotographers and seasoned business professionals. Richard has since withdrawn from CCDWare.
John Smith is a retired technology executive with
degrees in Physics and Electrical Engineering and over 28 years of business
experience in all aspects of product management, design, development,
manufacturing and support for high technology products. Providing
consulting and training for Ritchey-Chrétien telescope installation
and operation as well as various aspects of CCD
imaging, John operates his own observatory at
CCDWare works with software developers to provide a turn-key
solution for publishing their software titles:
- Online Commerce
- Digital Marketing Tools
- Software Integration Services
Our goal is to increase awareness and sales of software products
related to the CCD acquisition and imaging industry.