Created and run by amateur astronomers, Starscapes aspires to provide a holistic offering that any astronomer would love. Stare at the skies through the telescopes in our observatories. Take a trip to the constellations with our astronomy tours. Learn about advances in astrophysics and space exploration through our workshops and online discussions with experts. See the universe differently through your camera lens at our astrophotography sessions.

In this journey, all you need to bring along, is curiosity. Starscapes will be your uplink to the stars, your platform to the skies. Your gateway to the Universe.

About Starscapes

EXPLORE THE UNIVERSE

Ever since we were children, we have looked up at the vast expanse of the cosmos, and marveled at the magic of what lies beyond. Imagine finding a platform that helps rediscover this moment, and experience the awe-inspiring enormity and complexity of the universe, while standing on this little rock called Earth.

About Starscapes

EXPLORE THE UNIVERSE

Ever since we were children, we have looked up at the vast expanse of the cosmos, and marveled at the magic of what lies beyond. Imagine finding a platform that helps rediscover this moment, and experience the awe-inspiring enormity and complexity of the universe, while standing on this little rock called Earth.

INTRO

IN PRESS

OUR TEAM

THE AMATEUR ASTRONOMERS BEHIND STARSCAPES

RAMASHISH RAY
FOUNDER

A published photographer and an astronomy enthusiast, Ramashish Ray started Starscapes in 2015 with an observatory in Kausani. Having spent over 25 years at the regional and global helm of corporate giants such as Nokia and Samsung, Ramashish continues to pursue his passion with photography today while at the same time driving other businesses in the fields of electronics, mobiles and smart devices.

PAUL SAVIO
CO-FOUNDER & CEO

While being involved to different extents from the inception of Stargate, Paul joined Starscapes as CEO in 2019 with the objective of creating and growing the astronomy community. An amateur astronomer and a space buff himself, Paul graduated from IIM Calcutta before working at a national capacity with Nokia, Airtel and Samsung.

AMITABH PANDEY
MENTOR AND ACADEMIC HEAD

Amitabh Pandey, the ex-founder of SPACE, stands out as an influential figure in the field of astronomy education and space science, notably for his efforts in weaving these disciplines into the fabric of Indian school education. Born on September 7, 1957, Pandey's educational journey is marked by a Bachelor of Fine Arts from M.S. University Baroda, earned in 1986, and a B.Sc. degree acquired in 1975 . An avid speaker on media he is the guiding force behind Starscapes foray and growth

Our team

Team
Members

Rajesh

Kausani

Piyush Pokharia

Bhimtal

Krishna Joshi

Madikeri

Amir

Mukteshwar