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Royal Museums Greenwich ADMIN September 7, 2017
Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year is the biggest international competition of its kind, annually showcasing spectacular images shot by astrophotographers worldwide.

We have now moved our astrophoto group to Facebook. Join us there to share your photos:

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 were showcased in an exhibition at the Royal Observatory Greenwich.

This group runs alongside the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. We encourage you to use this group to share your astronomy photographs and to discuss astronomy photography. Entries to the competition must be submitted separate to this group, using the link above.

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

Find out more at

Additional Info

  • This group will count toward the photo's limit (60 for Pro members, 30 for free members)
  • Members can post 5 things to the pool each month.
  • Accepted content types: Photos, Images
  • Accepted safety levels: Safe
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