Earth & space

See the 2015 Astronomy Photographer of the Year winning, runner-up and highly commended images in the Earth & Space category.

The Milky Way View from the Piton de l’Eau, Réunion Island © Luc Perrot, Astronomy Photographer of the Year Earth and Space Commended 2012

The highly commended images for the Earth and Space category of the 2012 Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition.

Star Icefall © Masahiro Miyasaka, Astronomy Photographer of the Year Earth and Space Winner 2012

The winning image for the Earth and Space category of the 2012 Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition.

Green World © Arild Heitmann, Astronomy Photographer of the Year Earth and Space Runner Up 2012

The runner-up image for the Earth and Space category of the 2012 Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition.