Author(s): Royal Observatory Greenwich,
Date of Publication: 03/10/2019,
Pagination: 192 pages,
Published By: HarperCollins Publishers,
Book Classification: Photographs: collections, Popular astronomy & space, Astronomical observation
A beautiful giftable, coffee-table book, showcasing 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 140 winning and shortlisted images from the 2019 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, people and space, the sun and moon, planets, comets and asteroids, stars and nebulae, galaxies and a young competitor category. Each image is accompanied by caption, photographer, location and technical details.
There is also a location map showing the origin of all images and a visual appendix of all images.