Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition

The 2018 Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition has now closed. The winners will be announced at the prize ceremony at the exhibition opening in October 2018.

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How to apply

  • It is free to enter via our online entry site:
  • If you are new to the competition, you’ll need to register and set up a competition account.
  • The Adult competition is open to anyone aged 16 and over, and the Young competition is open to anyone under 16.
  • You may submit a total of 10 images.
  • The overall winner's prize across all Adult categories is £10,000.

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Rules and categories

About the Adult competition

Adult competition rules

About the Categories and Special Prizes

About the Young competition

Young competition rules

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