Astronomy Photographer Of The Year

Hardcover | January 21, 2013

byRoyal Observatory Greenwich

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From giant oval storms on the surface of Jupiter to colourful wispy remnants from a supernova explosion and the dazzling green curtain of the Northern Lights - nearly 800 images were submitted for the latest Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition.The competition is run with the help of Sky at Night Magazine, and the photo-sharing website, Flickr. Now in its third year, 2011 has brought some incredible images to the competition, showing astronomical objects from within our solar system and far into deep space.Categories include,*Earth and Space,*Our Solar System,*Deep Space,*Best Newcomer,*People and Space,*Robotic Scope,*Young Astronomy Photographer of the YearEach image is accompanied by caption, photographer, location, technical details.

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From giant oval storms on the surface of Jupiter to colourful wispy remnants from a supernova explosion and the dazzling green curtain of the Northern Lights - nearly 800 images were submitted for the latest Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition.The competition is run with the help of Sky at Night Magazine, and the photo-shari...

Patrick Moore was born on March 4, 1923. He is one of the most prolific authors of popular astronomy books. He began publishing astronomy books in 1950 and has been extremely active ever since. He is director of the lunar section of the British Astronomical Association and was director of the Armagh Planetarium in Northern Ireland from...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:192 pages, 10.63 × 10.63 × 0.91 inPublished:January 21, 2013Publisher:Harpercollins (uk)Language:English

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ISBN - 10:0007482809

ISBN - 13:9780007482801

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