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Astronomy Photographer Of The YearThe winning images of Astronomy Photographer of the Year are presented in a free exhibition at the Royal Observatory Greenwich which showcases some incredible images of the sky, from within our solar system and far into deep space. Celebrating ten years of awe-inspiring images, this year's exhibition will be the biggest to date with a new gallery at the National Maritime Museum opening to display the winners alongside some of the best images from the last nine years. Scooping the top prize of £10,000 and claiming pride of place in the exhibition, American photographer Brad Goldpaint was named as the overall winner for 2018 thanks to his image of red rock formations and the Milky Way in Moab, Utah. He also won the People and Space award, which is one of nine categories. Other categories are Aurorae, Skyscapes, Our Sun, Our Moon, Planets, Comets and Asteroids, Stars and Nebulae, and Galaxies. A special Sir Patrick Moore Best Newcomer prize is also awarded to an amateur astrophotographer who has taken up the hobby in the last year and who has not entered the competition before.

 

About Royal Observatory Greenwich

This museum of time and space was built by Sir Christopher Wren in 1675. It marks the site of the Greenwich or Prime Meridian - the base point for World Time and the site of Longitude 0. If you time it right, you can watch the timeball drop at 13:00 each day. More about Royal Observatory Greenwich

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Astronomy Photographer Of The Year - Transport the Soul © Brad Goldpaint

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Astronomy Photographer Of The YearAstronomy Photographer Of The YearAstronomy Photographer Of The YearThe winning images of Astronomy Photographer of the Year are presented in a free exhibition at the Royal Observatory Greenwich which showcases some incredible images of the sky, from within our solar system and far into deep space. Celebrating ten years of awe-inspiring images, this year's exhibition will be the biggest to date with a new gallery a2019-04-24T00:00:00+01002019-05-05T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Royal Observatory Greenwich,   National Maritime Museum  Greenwich    SE10 9NF
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PRICING  Adult £10, child £6.50
DATES  24th October 2018 to 5th May 2019
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The winning images of Astronomy Photographer of the Year are presented in a free exhibition at the Royal Observatory Greenwich which showcases some incredible images of the sky, from within our solar system and far into deep space. Celebrating ten years of awe-inspiring images, this year's exhibition will be the biggest to date with a new gallery a... More about this event
 
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