LiveZilla Live Chat Software
Importitall
Register/Login Login Contact UsContacts BlogBlog
Cart Items : 0 | Cart Total : R0
USA Categories
Site Security
Books > Arts & Photography > Photography & Video > Collections, Catalogues & Exhibitions > 0007525796
  1. Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 2
    Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 2
    Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 2
    Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 2
    Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 2
    Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 2
    Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 2
    Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 2
    Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 2
    Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 2
    Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 2
    Image(s) provided for illustrative purposes and may differ from the actual product
  2. Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 2

    [0007525796]
    Delivery: 10-20 Working Days
    Customer Ratings (2 reviews)
    Price R903.00

     pinterest 
Additional Information

This collection of beautiful images of space taken by photographers from all over the world comprises images from the first four years of the Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition, which is organized by the Royal Observatory, Greenwich, in association with Sky at Night Magazine, and powered by the photo-sharing website Flickr. From giant storm systems in Jupiter’s atmosphere to the colorful wispy remnants of a supernova explosion and the dazzling green curtain of the Northern Lights, the competition brings together some of the last four years’ best space imagery of astronomical objects from within our solar system and far into deep space by astrophotographers from around the world. All winning, runner-up, and highly commended entries from all four years of the Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition are included, as well as all shortlisted images from the 2012 competition. The images are submitted in one the categories: Earth and Space, Our Solar System, Deep Space, or Young Astronomy Photographer of the Year, and can also be entered for one of the special prizes: Best Newcomer, People and Space, or Robotic Scope. Each image is accompanied by caption, photographer, location, and technical details. More information about the competition and a short guide to taking astronomy photographs is included.

Similar Products

Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Collection 1Astronomy Photographer of the Year: Prize-winning Images by Top AstrophotographersLessons from the Masters: Current Concepts in Astronomical Image Processing (The Patrick Moore Practical Astronomy Series)
Specifications

Country
USA
Author
Royal Observatory Greenwich
Binding
Hardcover
EAN
9780007525799
Edition
2013 ed.
ISBN
0007525796
Label
HarperCollins UK
Manufacturer
HarperCollins UK
NumberOfItems
1
NumberOfPages
192
PublicationDate
2013-11-15
Publisher
HarperCollins UK
Studio
HarperCollins UK
Most Helpful Customer Reviews

This latest volume in the Astronomy Photographer of the Year collection is yet another stunning compendium of images from some of the world’s best amateur astrophotographers. All of the photographs are excellently reproduced and are accompanied by a short note from the photographer detailing where and when the image was captured as well as the type of camera used. My favourite category of images has to be Earth and Space (photos that include landscapes, people and other ‘Earthly’ things alongside astronomical subjects) although the Deep Space images are perhaps the most mind-blowing. This is an inspiring volume for those seeking to improve their own astrophotography as well as being a beautiful and informative book for those who simply enjoy gazing at astronomical phenomena.
If you enjoy the night sky, you'll love this book! Incredible visually pleasing collection. Bought several books for family & friends as Christmas gifts, just had to share!
Please Note

The authorised South African distributor of this product is under no obligation to honour the manufacture's guarantees/warranties or to provide after-sales service.

Please note that this item is imported from the USA, and is designed to be used in the USA. In addition, if the unit is powered it will come with a US plug and an adapter/transformer may be required. Please click here for more information on power requirements, or check with us if you are unsure or need any assistance!

Please also note that certain items cannot be imported, these include Alcohol, Animals, Batteries, Flammable Materials, Currency, Food, Furs, Chemicals, Explosives, Medications, Plants, Seeds, Supplements, Pressurized Cans, Tactical Equipment, Vitamins, Weaponry and Weaponry Accessories. In these cases, the item and information is displayed for reference purposes only. If you are not sure if we are permitted to bring an item, please send us an e-mail with a link to the item to confirm.

Please also ensure that you are ordering the correct item for your particular application as returns to the USA are costly. Product reviews are also provided for most of our items, which can give you a good idea for possible things to look out for and the quality of the item. By clicking Add to Cart, you are confirming that the item is correct and you accept the conditions listed here.