Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition

Astrophotographers of all skill levels are invited to submit their best images to the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2017. The 2017 adult and young competitions are open for entries from midday (GMT) on Monday 27 February and the deadline for entries is midday (BST) on 7 April 2017.

Entrants can submit up to 10 images for the chance to win cash prizes, see their winning image displayed in an exhibition at the Royal Observatory Greenwich, gain a year’s subscription to BBC Sky at Night magazine and a copy of the Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2017 publication.

Competition queries

For all competition enquiries, please contact us, we aim to reply to enquires within three working days.



About the Adult competition

Adult competition rules

About the Categories and Special Prizes

About the Young competition

Young competition rules

About the judges

About the prizes

About our sponsors