Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2014


Until 19 July 2015


  • Royal Observatory Greenwich
  • Astronomy Centre
  • Access
  • Adults
  • Family (over-5s)
  • Young people
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Come and see the awesome winning images from the Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2014 competition.

This free exhibition features beautiful photographs of nightscapes, solar system bodies and deep-space objects within categories including People and SpaceEarth and Space and Young Astronomy Photographer of the Year.

‘The Observatory’s annual free exhibition showcases these dazzling images of the sky, ranging from within our solar system to far into deep space.’ The Guardian

You can see the winners of each category here, before coming along to view them in high definition and discover more about the stories behind the photos. 

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Buy the book and take home some amazing astrophotos

 The Royal Observatory has again partnered with Collins to produce a beautiful hardback book featuring all the winning and shortlisted images from the 2014 Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition.

Order your copy of the book now from our online shop. Save £10 if you also buy the Collection 1 (2012) book or the Collection 2 (2013) book - simply add both to your basket.

Members receive 10% off items in all our shops.

We also have a selection of specially commissioned merchandise including stunning prints, posters and astro sweeties featuring some of the winning images.

Main image: detail from 'Coastal Stairways' by Chris Murphy, New Zealand, winner of The Sir Patrick Moore Prize for Best Newcomer 2014.

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