The 2017 Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition has now closed. The winners will be announced at the prize ceremony at the exhibition opening in September 2017.

You can see the 2016 winning images in our free exhibition at the Royal Observatory until 23 July 2017.

Competition queries

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

Email: astrophotocomp@rmg.co.uk

Be inspired by the 2016 winners of the Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. All winning and shortlisted images are showcased in a free exhibition at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich until 23 July 2017.

Visit the 2016 exhibition

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