Franck is a mechanical engineer with a specialty in optics and microsystem. He began his career in a design office as an engineer in modeling and CAD in micromechanics. For more than 13 years, he then managed a structure that counted up to fifty employees.
Astrophotographer since 2006, he built his automated observatory in 2009 and discovered his first planetary nebula (Jo1) in 2015.
Franck and his family will move to Chile by the end of 2018. They will settle less than 45 minutes from the observatories. He will be our onsite engineer and your main contact in case of maintenance & installation needs.