Peter Hergesheimer

Peter Hergesheimer

Encinitas, California

Peter’s imagination was captured by astronomy and photography before he was 10 when he got his first telescope. This soon led to a darkroom and photo classes in high school. His profession went in another direction with degrees in Electrical Engi...
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Elephant’s Trunk Nebula, IC 1396

Narrowband Astrophotography

Introduction When most photographers see ‘astrophotography’ they usually think of landscape astrophotography.  Combining a terrestrial landscape with the Milky Way can lead to beautiful and dramatic images.  My astro passion lies beyond the terrestrial, beyond the lunar, solar or even planetary and...

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