Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year Adult Competition

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

The 2019 competition is open for entries until midday (GMT) 8 March 2019. We are offering a grand prize of £10,000 for the overall winner and cash prizes for all winners. Entrants can submit up to 10 images. 
You can be inspired by the best entries from the last ten years alongside the spectacular winning images from 2018 in our new Photography Gallery at the National Maritime Museum until 5 May 2019.

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For all competition enquiries, please contact us or check our FAQ page. We aim to reply to enquires within three working days.


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About the Categories and Special Prizes

About the Young competition


About the judges

About the prizes

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