Adult Competition

The Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year adult competition is open to astrophotographers worldwide aged 16 or over.

2016 winners announced

Be inspired by the 2016 winners of the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. All winning and shortlisted images are currently on display in a free exhibition at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich.

See all the winning images

Get ready for the 2017 competition

To win great prizes, including the chance to have your photo on display at the Royal Observatory, get ready to enter the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2017 competition. It is open to everyone, whether you are a budding astrophotography enthusiast or an established professional. The competition will open for entries in early 2017. 

Young Competition

If you are aged 15 or under the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year Young Competition is for you. 

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Interested in astrophotography?

The world-class judges from our Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition give their advice on how to take up the hobby.

Competition queries

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

Email: astrophotocomp@rmg.co.uk

Quicklinks

Adult competition rules

About the Categories and Special Prizes

About the Young Competition

About the judges

About the prizes