Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2019 Catalogue
Be captivated by 140 winning and shortlisted images from the 2019 Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. Organised by the Royal Observatory Greenwich, sponsored by Insight Investment and partnered with BBC Sky at Night Magazine. 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, on display at the National Maritime Museum now.
These awe-inspiring images are submitted in several categories: aurorae; skyscapes; people and space; our sun; our moon; planets, comets and asteroids; stars and nebulae; galaxies; and a young competitor category.
In this book, each image is accompanied by caption, photographer, location and technical details.
Includes location map showing the origin of all images and a visual appendix of all images.
Size: 26.6 x 26.6cm | 10.5 x 10.5 in
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Mandy Bailey, Astronomy Secretary for the Royal Astronomical Society.
Jon Culshaw, Comedian, impersonator and regular guest on The Sky at Night.
Tom Kerss, Public Astronomy Officer at Royal Museums Greenwich
Steve Marsh, Art Editor at the BBC Sky at Night Magazine.
Ed Robinson, Award-winning photographer, creative director and visual consultant. Founder of OneRedEye Visual Communications.
Rebecca Roth, Image Coordinator and Social Media Specialist at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center.
Oana Sandu, Community Coordinator for the European Southern Observatory.
Alan Sparrow, Chair of the UK Picture Editors’ Guild and Director of the UK Picture Editors’ Guild Awards.
Melanie Vandenbrouck, Curator of Art (post-1800) at Royal Museums Greenwich.