Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year: 2018 shortlist revealed

The Royal Observatory Greenwich has released a selection of shortlisted images from this year's Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year Award. The international astrophotography award is held annually, and the 2018 winners will be announced at a special ceremony at the Royal Observatory on 23 October 2018. Until then, here is a selection of some of the incredible images that impressed this year's panel of judges.

Guardian of Tre Cime
 
Carlos F. Turienzo (Spain)
 
 



 

Tre Cime, Italy, 25 June 2017
 
Equipment: Nikon D750 camera, 14mm f/3.3 lens, ISO 3200, 8x20-seconds exposure