Bookmark and Share

ISSUE 3 - May 2008

Download this article
- PDF (114 KB)

Back to the Table of Contents





Visualising Astronomy:
The Astronomical Image, Part One
(page 34-35)
Ryan Wyatt

First Paragraph
Ask for an image to sum up visualising astronomy and most people think of an iconic Astronomical Image. By which I mean the glamour shot that appears on the glossy magazine cover or is enlarged to greaterthan-human size to grace the wall of an art gallery or science museum.