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Royal Observatory Greenwich ADMIN September 15, 2016
Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year is the biggest international competition of its kind, annually showcasing spectacular images shot by astrophotographers worldwide. The 2016 winners have been announced, come and see these beautiful winning images featured in an exhibition at the Royal Observatory Greenwich open to the public from 17 September. Find out more:

Group Description

The Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition is an annual celebration of the most beautiful and spectacular visions of the cosmos by astrophotographers worldwide. In 2016 the competition received over 4500 entries from 80 countries. The winning images are showcased at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich in an exhibition open from 18 September 2016 until 25 June 2017.

This group runs alongside the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. We encourage you to use this group to share your astronomy photographs, to discuss astronomy photography and ask us any questions you have about the competition.

The competition is run by the Royal Observatory Greenwich, sponsored by Insight Investment and in association with BBC Sky at Night Magazine.

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Additional Info

  • Members can post 5 things to the pool each month.
  • Accepted content types: Photos, Images
  • Accepted safety levels: Safe
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