Winning Sky Photos – 2017 David Malin Awards


Coming in November……..


Winning Sky Photos is the exhibition of top entries from the David Malin Awards
astrophotography competition.

Held annually by the Central West Astronomical Society, it is open to photographers around
Australia. The photographs are judged by world-renowned astrophotographer Dr David Malin.

The competition aims to encourage photographers to use their vision, imagination and skill to produce
inspiring and beautiful images of the sky. There are six photographic award categories: Wide-Field; Deep Sky;
Junior; Nightscapes; Solar System; and Open Theme, this year titled ‘Airglow’. In addition, there are two
awards for animated sequences, plus a Photo Editor’s Choice Award, an Australasian Sky Guide Cover Award
and a discretionary Innovation Award.