Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2016: winners announced

The winner of this year's Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition has been announced.

OVERALL WINNER/OUR SUN

Baily’s Beads - Yu Jun (China)

Photo location: Luwuk, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia

Equipment: Canon EOS 5D Mk II DSLR camera, Sigma DG OS HSM 150-600mm lens.

The winner of this year’s Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition has been announced as Yu Jun, who managed to secure a top prize of £10,000 with his image of Baily’s Beads.

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Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year is the biggest astrophotography competition in the world. This year, judges selected 11 winners from over 4,500 entries across 80 countries.