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Astronomy Photographer of the Year

Collection 7: Celebrating 10 Years of the World's Best Photography

Royal Observatory Greenwich Collins Astronomy



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Harper Collins
14 December 2018
A showcase of the most spectacular space photography of its kind, taken from locations across the globe. Marvel at the wonders of the universe captured by the most talented astrophotographers. A perfect gift for all interested in exploring the mysteries of our solar system and beyond.

Be captivated by more than 100 winning and shortlisted images from the 2018 Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition, hosted by the Royal Observatory, Greenwich. These awe-inspiring images are submitted in several categories, aurorae, skyscapes, the sun and moon, planets, comets and asteroids, stars and nebulae and galaxies. Each image is accompanied by caption, photographer, location and technical details.

Exhibition The National Maritime Museum hosts an exhibition of the winners of the Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition, showcasing these incredible images of the sky.
By:   Royal Observatory Greenwich, Collins Astronomy
Imprint:   Harper Collins
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Edition:   10th anniversary edition
Dimensions:   Height: 266mm,  Width: 266mm,  Spine: 20mm
Weight:   1.270kg
ISBN:   9780008295745
ISBN 10:   0008295743
Pages:   200
Publication Date:   14 December 2018
Recommended Age:   From 13 years
Audience:   Young adult ,  General/trade ,  Preschool (0-5) ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Out of Print

The Royal Observatory, Greenwich is the home of Greenwich Mean Time and the Prime Meridian of the World, making it the official starting point for each new day and year. It is also home to London's only planetarium, the Harrison timekeepers and the UK's largest refracting telescope. It runs the annual Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition.

Reviews for Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 7: Celebrating 10 Years of the World's Best Photography

Spectacular views of the universe The Guardian Insight Astronomy Photos of the year are stellar and stunning Irish Examiner

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