The prestigious Astronomy Photographer of the Year photo contest put on by Royal Observatory Greenwich has announced the shortlisted photos for the 2018 competition. It’s a set of space and astronomy photos that will dazzle your eyes.
4,200 photos were entered in this year’s contest from amateur and professional photographers from 91 countries around the world. Here’s a selection of the finalists:
The winners of the contest’s 9 categories and 2 special prizes will be announced on Tuesday, October 23rd at a special awards ceremony at the National Maritime Museum. They will go on display at an exhibition at the National Maritime Museum. The winners and shortlisted photos will also be available through the competition’s official book that will hit store shelves on October 24th.