Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
Equipment at Flathill
Equipment at Flathill
The Crown Prince Couple of Denmark inside one of the domes of ESO’s Very Large Telescope
The Crown Prince Couple of Denmark inside one of the domes of ESO’s Very Large Telescope
Aerial view of the Operations Support Facility (OSF)
Aerial view of the Operations Support Facility (OSF)
Staff working on the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
Staff working on the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
Architect’s rendering of the new ESO Headquarters Extension (evening view)
Architect’s rendering of the new ESO Headquarters Extension (evening view)
Pizarro and Schuster at La Silla
Pizarro and Schuster at La Silla
Work at the Atlas Laboratory
Work at the Atlas Laboratory
Wide-field view of the sky around NGC 1929
Wide-field view of the sky around NGC 1929
Hubble with spectra from the Space Telescope European Coordinating Facility
Hubble with spectra from the Space Telescope European Coordinating Facility
Historical Observatory Manuel Foster
Historical Observatory Manuel Foster
Entering the Paranal Residencia
Entering the Paranal Residencia
Joe Liske in the Atacama Desert
Joe Liske in the Atacama Desert
E-ELT METIS Meeting, December 2009
E-ELT METIS Meeting, December 2009
Panorama on Cerro Ventarrones, Chile
Panorama on Cerro Ventarrones, Chile
E-ELT site testing — Vizcachas / Chile
E-ELT site testing — Vizcachas / Chile
A cutaway drawing of the VISTA camera
A cutaway drawing of the VISTA camera
UT2 control 2
UT2 control 2
Earth's Shadow seen from Paranal
Earth's Shadow seen from Paranal
VLT Primary Mirror
VLT Primary Mirror
The VLT Test Camera
The VLT Test Camera
M1 Cell Elevator, Dec2005
M1 Cell Elevator, Dec2005
ELT-Baseline Meeting
ELT-Baseline Meeting
Telescope Startup
Telescope Startup
Principle of Active Optics (ActO)
Principle of Active Optics (ActO)
VISTA coating chamber
VISTA coating chamber
Engineers office at the Control building
Engineers office at the Control building
VISTA Telescope Structure
VISTA Telescope Structure
Milky Way Above the VLT Platform
Milky Way Above the VLT Platform
Sunrise at Paranal
Sunrise at Paranal
Daily Meeting
Daily Meeting
The giant domes of the VLT open as the sun sets - 3D
The giant domes of the VLT open as the sun sets - 3D
E-ELT Active Segmented Mirror
E-ELT Active Segmented Mirror
Daytime Operation of a VLT, Jan2007
Daytime Operation of a VLT, Jan2007
SINFONI attached to YEPUN
SINFONI attached to YEPUN
Instrument Platform - 3D
Instrument Platform - 3D
VISTA Telescope Structure
VISTA Telescope Structure
Auxillary Telescopes at sunrise
Auxillary Telescopes at sunrise
Vitacura Office
Vitacura Office
Endless night
Endless night
VLTI M12
VLTI M12
Residencia and Base Camp
Residencia and Base Camp
Observing with the VLT
Observing with the VLT
E-ELT Baseline Meeting, March 2008
E-ELT Baseline Meeting, March 2008
Construction of VISTA exterior December 2004
Construction of VISTA exterior December 2004
Three ATs at Paranal, Jan2007
Three ATs at Paranal, Jan2007
Engineers at the VLT
Engineers at the VLT
Tropical garden, residencia, Paranal
Tropical garden, residencia, Paranal
The VLT on top of Cerro Paranal
The VLT on top of Cerro Paranal