My astronomy colleagues and idols
The Imaging Quartet
Ken Sablinsky, Eiji Mori, Steve Peters, and I have been imaging together for over 10 years. We primarily imaged at sites near the Bay Area, central coast, central Sierras, and remote northeastern California. We’ve endured our share of equipment failure and the things that mountain environments throw at us, including freak Sierra snowstorms in May, wildfire smoke blotting out the sky, bears (one in Peddler Hill), and other fun obstacles.
There are many extraordinary astrophotographers. Some of the people I’ve had the pleasure to work with, or are just amazing at what they do include: