The CEDIC Team

Christoph Kaltseis

Professional Photographer, "Father" of CEDIC.

Tasks: Head of Conference, Partners and Sponsors

Bernhard Hubl

joined the Cedic Spotlight Team in 2010 and we appreciate his encouragement very much, because Bernhard is an international accredited astrophotographer.

Tasks: Communications, Speaker Support & Mentoring

Wolfgang Leitner

Hobby astrophotographer from Upper Austria, works with ASA Astrograph, CCD and DSLR.

Tasks: Logistics, Session Administration, Webmaster

Markus Blauensteiner

Markus is an astrophotographer from Austria who runs an observatory in Namibia together with friends, deepsky images with long exposure times are his passion.

Tasks: Support of the webmaster, Social Media, Support in speaker matters

Mario Zauner

has supported the CEDIC team and the conference since 2023.

Mario is an hobby astrophotographer from Upper Austria. Deepsky- and Solarimages as well as the technic‘s are his passions.

Tasks: Speaker aquisition, Social media

The CEDIC Ambassadors

Herbert Raab

Dedicated astronomer, active board member of the "Linzer Astronomische Gemeinschaft (LAG)", author of Astrometrica - an interactive software for scientific astrometric data reduction of CCD images.

Herbert Walter

joined the Cedic Spotlight Team in 2014. Herbert is a hobby astrophotographer and one of the PixInsight specialists here in Austria.

Tasks: Newsletter

Benjamin Hartwich

Benjamin is an amateur astrophotographer who joined the CEDIC team in 2024.

Tasks: Development, support and maintenance of the registration website