About Licht en Donker

"This site is the result of my fascination of both, photography and astronomy. Astrophotography is, living in Heerhugowaard, a town in the Netherlands surrounded by greenhouses and almost eternal famous Dutch clouds, a nice challenge.  Theo Hoogerhuis.";

Latest news:

1: The Orion nebula: While waiting for the Rosette nebula to climb above the roof of the nearby house I took a series of pictures of the Orion sword region carefully framing both the Orion nebula M42, M43, and the Running man nebula NGC1973/5/7.

2: Three quarter moon rises at dusk over the lighthouse at the beach of Egmond.