Peter Hellekalek is a non-commercial photographer based in Salzburg, Austria. He holds a Ph.D. in mathematics. His education as a photographer took place at Fotohof Salzburg and at the International Summer Academy of Fine Arts Salzburg. Among his teachers were Jutta Benzenberg, Valerie Jouve, Paolo Woods, Elisabeth Wörndl, and Tobias Zielony.
His interest is in traces. He works on traces in quiet places and in quiet people. Consequently, he is specializing in landscape and portrait photography.