"Deep in the Heart of Mordor" by Andy Campbell, Australia.
Winners' gallery of ASTRO2021: The Competition is a sight to behold. The gallery showcases a collection of magnificent astronomy-related images taken by photographers from all over the world.
Last year, ASTRO2021: The Competition announced two Grand Prize Winners, one for each of two divisions. Andy Campbell of Australia won the Austronomy Division with "Lambda Centauri Vortex (IC 2944)" and Larryn Rae of New Zealand won the Nightscape Division with "Mountain Basecamp." Campbell also secured 4th, 6th, 7th and 8th positions in the Astronomy Division, and Rae secured 2nd, 5th and 6th in the Nightscape Division.
Both Grand Prize Winner images are shown below.
"Mountain Basecamp" by Larryn Rae, New Zealand.
Each division is further divided into four subdivisions, each with their own winners, special mentions and finalists. Scroll on to check out some more breathtaking stills of our universe.