The Antennae Galaxies - NGC4038/9
The Antennae Galaxies - NGC4038/9
Distant Galaxy MS 1512-cB58
Distant Galaxy MS 1512-cB58
Comet Wirtanen
Comet Wirtanen
Artist's impression of the engulfment of a planet
Artist's impression of the engulfment of a planet
Galaxy Cluster in the Capodimonte Deep Field
Galaxy Cluster in the Capodimonte Deep Field
Celestial Objects in the Capodimonte Deep Field
Celestial Objects in the Capodimonte Deep Field
Galaxy Cluster in the Capodimonte Deep Field
Galaxy Cluster in the Capodimonte Deep Field
Working on a VLT secondary mirror
Working on a VLT secondary mirror
Detail of N70 in the Large Magellanic Cloud
Detail of N70 in the Large Magellanic Cloud
Afterglow of GRB 990510
Afterglow of GRB 990510
Afterglow of GRB 990510
Afterglow of GRB 990510
GRB 990510 Sky Region
GRB 990510 Sky Region
Afterglow of GRB 990510
Afterglow of GRB 990510
VLT Unit Telescope 1 in its Enclosure
VLT Unit Telescope 1 in its Enclosure
Paranal at Night
Paranal at Night
The VLT Survey Telescope at twilight
The VLT Survey Telescope at twilight
Flags on the VLT platform
Flags on the VLT platform
Sprites at Paranal Observatory
Sprites at Paranal Observatory
The Next-Generation Transit Survey (NGTS) at Paranal
The Next-Generation Transit Survey (NGTS) at Paranal
Panoramic view of Cerro Armazones from Paranal
Panoramic view of Cerro Armazones from Paranal
Observations at Paranal
Observations at Paranal
UHD Time-lapse Bot
UHD Time-lapse Bot
Yuri in the Spotlight During ESO's UHD Expedition
Yuri in the Spotlight During ESO's UHD Expedition
A Much Needed Drink
A Much Needed Drink
Alpha Centauri from Paranal
Alpha Centauri from Paranal
Alpha Centauri and the Southern Cross
Alpha Centauri and the Southern Cross
ALMA antenna
ALMA antenna
ESO’s Very Large Telescope array
ESO’s Very Large Telescope array
ESO Very Large Telescope array
ESO Very Large Telescope array
Screenshot from IMAX® 3D movie Hidden Universe showing the Helix Nebula in infrared
Screenshot from IMAX® 3D movie Hidden Universe showing the Helix Nebula in infrared
Cerro Armazones home of the future E-ELT
Cerro Armazones home of the future E-ELT
Atacama Compact Array
Atacama Compact Array
The VST at Paranal Observatory
The VST at Paranal Observatory
The VLT Survey Telescope (VST)
The VLT Survey Telescope (VST)
La Silla TAROT telescope
La Silla TAROT telescope
La Silla TAROT telescope
La Silla TAROT telescope
Time for a swim
Time for a swim
Construction of the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
Construction of the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
Flowers in the Atacama desert
Flowers in the Atacama desert
VLT 4LGSF OTA L2 lens measurement on NANOMEFOS
VLT 4LGSF OTA L2 lens measurement on NANOMEFOS
VLT 4LGSF OTA L2 lens measurement on NANOMEFOS
VLT 4LGSF OTA L2 lens measurement on NANOMEFOS
Site testing weather station in South Africa
Site testing weather station in South Africa
The COSMOS field (unannotated)
The COSMOS field (unannotated)
UT 1 Recoated
UT 1 Recoated
Comet McNaught over Paranal
Comet McNaught over Paranal
Comet McNaught over the Atacama Desert
Comet McNaught over the Atacama Desert
Ready to Build the ALMA OSF
Ready to Build the ALMA OSF
A VLT Auxiliary Telescopes watches the Milky Way setting
A VLT Auxiliary Telescopes watches the Milky Way setting
The VLT Survey Telescope (VST)
The VLT Survey Telescope (VST)
Eight ALMA antennas on Chajnantor
Eight ALMA antennas on Chajnantor
Prof. Adriaan Blaauw
Prof. Adriaan Blaauw
The current Laser Guide Star at the Very Large Telescope
The current Laser Guide Star at the Very Large Telescope
Celestial Tic-Tac-Toe: Mercury, Venus and the Moon Align
Celestial Tic-Tac-Toe: Mercury, Venus and the Moon Align
VLT at Night at Paranal
VLT at Night at Paranal
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope at La Silla
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope at La Silla
APEX Image Calendar, March 2010 — Penitent Ice
APEX Image Calendar, March 2010 — Penitent Ice
Comet McNaught
Comet McNaught
VISTA telescope being installed
VISTA telescope being installed
Wide Field Imager
Wide Field Imager
MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope with Wide Field Imager
MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope with Wide Field Imager
Paranal Residencia
Paranal Residencia
The Residencia at Dawn *
The Residencia at Dawn *
MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope - Control Room
MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope - Control Room
Auxilliary Telescope
Auxilliary Telescope
MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope - Daytime View
MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope - Daytime View
The European Extremely Large Telescope (Artist’s rendering)
The European Extremely Large Telescope (Artist’s rendering)
View of the Galactic Plane from the ATLASGAL survey (annotated)
View of the Galactic Plane from the ATLASGAL survey (annotated)
Around the Arches Cluster
Around the Arches Cluster
Submillimetre and Infrared View of the Galactic Centre
Submillimetre and Infrared View of the Galactic Centre
Preparing for PRIMA First Light
Preparing for PRIMA First Light
S Ori to Scale (artist’s impression)
S Ori to Scale (artist’s impression)
The Young Stellar Object MWC 297 (Artist's View)
The Young Stellar Object MWC 297 (Artist's View)
The B[e] Supergiant CPD -57º2874 (Artist's View)
The B[e] Supergiant CPD -57º2874 (Artist's View)
Orbits of Twin Moonlets around 87 Sylvia
Orbits of Twin Moonlets around 87 Sylvia
Comet 9P/Tempel 1 (NTT/EMMI)
Comet 9P/Tempel 1 (NTT/EMMI)
The Sub-Stellar Companion to GQ Lupi
The Sub-Stellar Companion to GQ Lupi
Big Stellar Cluster in the Blue Dwarf Galaxy NGC 5253
Big Stellar Cluster in the Blue Dwarf Galaxy NGC 5253
The Orbital Motion of Linus around (22) Kalliope
The Orbital Motion of Linus around (22) Kalliope
Infant Solar System in Ophiuchus
Infant Solar System in Ophiuchus
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
Comet Hale-Bopp.
Comet Hale-Bopp.
Comet Hale-Bopp, at a distance of nearly 2,000 million kilometres from the Sun.
Comet Hale-Bopp, at a distance of nearly 2,000 million kilometres from the Sun.
The AXAF Deep Field
The AXAF Deep Field
Detail of the AXAF Deep Field
Detail of the AXAF Deep Field
Lyman-alpha Emission Objects
Lyman-alpha Emission Objects
Cluster of Galaxies-1ESO657-55
Cluster of Galaxies-1ESO657-55
Light-bending Matter in the Distant Universe
Light-bending Matter in the Distant Universe
Bright X-Ray Cluster Acts As Strong Gravitational Lens
Bright X-Ray Cluster Acts As Strong Gravitational Lens
Artist’s impression of ESO Supernova Planetarium & Visitor Centre
Artist’s impression of ESO Supernova Planetarium & Visitor Centre
VLT 4LGSF OTA L2 lens measurement on NANOMEFOS
VLT 4LGSF OTA L2 lens measurement on NANOMEFOS
Moonrise over Cerro Armazones
Moonrise over Cerro Armazones
APEX and the Clouds
APEX and the Clouds
Simulation of large scale structure
Simulation of large scale structure
A laser in the sky
A laser in the sky
A laser in the sky
A laser in the sky
A laser in the sky
A laser in the sky
A laser in the sky
A laser in the sky
TimeLapse Bot at ALMA
TimeLapse Bot at ALMA
Otto in action
Otto in action
Babak Tafreshi at Cerro Armazones
Babak Tafreshi at Cerro Armazones
ESO Photo Ambassadors in UT3 control room
ESO Photo Ambassadors in UT3 control room
Residencia
Residencia
Forefront of science
Forefront of science
Startrails and lasers
Startrails and lasers
Laser Guide Star
Laser Guide Star
Atacama Desert in bloom
Atacama Desert in bloom
VLT 4LGSF OTA aspherical L2 lens
VLT 4LGSF OTA aspherical L2 lens
View from Paranal
View from Paranal
The E-ELT M4 Mirror Support
The E-ELT M4 Mirror Support
The Satellite Building at Vitacura in 1969
The Satellite Building at Vitacura in 1969
The Rho Ophiuchi star formation region, where hydrogen peroxide has been detected in space (annotated)
The Rho Ophiuchi star formation region, where hydrogen peroxide has been detected in space (annotated)
X-shooter
X-shooter
The first ALMA antennas on Chajnantor
The first ALMA antennas on Chajnantor
The Sky in our Hands — an educational activity
The Sky in our Hands — an educational activity
The central hall at the Paranal Residencia
The central hall at the Paranal Residencia
Close up of the VISTA telescope
Close up of the VISTA telescope
A look at VISTA´s powerful eye
A look at VISTA´s powerful eye
A 7-metre antenna for ALMA
A 7-metre antenna for ALMA
VLT Auxiliary Telescope at Paranal
VLT Auxiliary Telescope at Paranal
Comet McNaught
Comet McNaught
Paranal Observatory
Paranal Observatory
View from the NTT
View from the NTT
Paranal from on High
Paranal from on High
Starting up UT3
Starting up UT3
Flowers in the desert
Flowers in the desert
Danish 1.54-metre telescope
Danish 1.54-metre telescope
E-ELT mirrors
E-ELT mirrors
REM telescope on La Silla
REM telescope on La Silla
La Silla TAROT telescope
La Silla TAROT telescope
ESO 1.52-metre telescope
ESO 1.52-metre telescope
Around the star cluster Terzan 5
Around the star cluster Terzan 5
Accretion Discs Show Their True Colours
Accretion Discs Show Their True Colours
A Thick Belt around a Massive star in another Galaxy
A Thick Belt around a Massive star in another Galaxy
REM and TORTORA
REM and TORTORA
The HAWK-I Instrument at the VLT
The HAWK-I Instrument at the VLT
The Globular Cluster 47 Tuc
The Globular Cluster 47 Tuc
The Motions of ~14.000 Observed Stars During the Past 250 Million Years
The Motions of ~14.000 Observed Stars During the Past 250 Million Years
ISAAC images of Abell 1835
ISAAC images of Abell 1835
Observing the Venus Transit at Tahiti in 1769 (oil painting)
Observing the Venus Transit at Tahiti in 1769 (oil painting)
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
The Paranal Residencia
Image of a MACHO
Image of a MACHO
View of the SIMBA instrument
View of the SIMBA instrument
A Group of Objects at Redshift 3.04
A Group of Objects at Redshift 3.04
Web-like Structures in the Young Universe
Web-like Structures in the Young Universe
A close-up of a test siderostat
A close-up of a test siderostat
VLT primary mirror
VLT primary mirror
Interacting Galaxies NGC 5090
Interacting Galaxies NGC 5090
The Next-Generation Transit Survey (NGTS) at Paranal
The Next-Generation Transit Survey (NGTS) at Paranal
Cerro Armazones
Cerro Armazones
Good night, sleep tight
Good night, sleep tight
ALMA/Hubble composite image of the region around the young star HL Tauri
ALMA/Hubble composite image of the region around the young star HL Tauri
Frozen plants
Frozen plants
The dwarf galaxy UGC 5189A, site of the supernova SN 2010jl (annotated)
The dwarf galaxy UGC 5189A, site of the supernova SN 2010jl (annotated)
Looking down from Paranal at sunset
Looking down from Paranal at sunset
Surface map of Luhman 16B recreated from VLT observations
Surface map of Luhman 16B recreated from VLT observations
Stars, Camera, Action!
Stars, Camera, Action!
Guesthouse Gardens
Guesthouse Gardens
aem-lifter-short-pano
aem-lifter-short-pano
La Silla radio antenna
La Silla radio antenna
VLT Coude Focus
VLT Coude Focus
The Chilean Foreign Minister, Alfredo Moreno, with Massimo Tarenghi
The Chilean Foreign Minister, Alfredo Moreno, with Massimo Tarenghi
Cerro Tolonchar
Cerro Tolonchar
ALMA and the Large and Small Magellanic Clouds
ALMA and the Large and Small Magellanic Clouds
Correcting atmospheric turbulence
Correcting atmospheric turbulence
Leonardo Testi
Leonardo Testi
VLT 4LGSF OTA Field Selector Mechanism
VLT 4LGSF OTA Field Selector Mechanism
Aerial View of the La Silla Observatory
Aerial View of the La Silla Observatory
Digitized Sky Survey Image of Eta Carinae Nebula
Digitized Sky Survey Image of Eta Carinae Nebula
The habitable zone around some stars with planets
The habitable zone around some stars with planets
14 Antennas at the ALMA AOS
14 Antennas at the ALMA AOS
The VLT’s Auxiliary Telescopes
The VLT’s Auxiliary Telescopes
APEX at Night
APEX at Night
The formation of the first, fast-spinning stars
The formation of the first, fast-spinning stars
Sunrise at Paranal Observatory
Sunrise at Paranal Observatory
The first ALMA antennas on Chajnantor
The first ALMA antennas on Chajnantor
Comet McNaught over the Pacific Ocean
Comet McNaught over the Pacific Ocean
A look into VISTA´s powerful eye
A look into VISTA´s powerful eye
APEX, the Atacama Pathfinder Experiment, on Chajnantor
APEX, the Atacama Pathfinder Experiment, on Chajnantor
VLT Unit Telescope at Paranal
VLT Unit Telescope at Paranal
Comet McNaught
Comet McNaught
Comet McNaught
Comet McNaught
The life of Sun-like stars
The life of Sun-like stars
Paranal before the VLT (1991)
Paranal before the VLT (1991)
Paranal: aerial view, 1999
Paranal: aerial view, 1999
VLT Yepun and Melipal at Cerro Paranal
VLT Yepun and Melipal at Cerro Paranal
Multi-Conjugated Adaptive Optics Demonstrator (MAD)
Multi-Conjugated Adaptive Optics Demonstrator (MAD)
Two Auxiliary Telescopes and one Unit Telescope
Two Auxiliary Telescopes and one Unit Telescope
The Orion Nebula Spied by Hawk-I
The Orion Nebula Spied by Hawk-I
Cosmic Butterfly
Cosmic Butterfly
Paranal summit ready for the VLT - 1994
Paranal summit ready for the VLT - 1994
UVES during its assembly
UVES during its assembly
Flowers in the desert
Flowers in the desert
VST telescope structure
VST telescope structure
The MCAO Concept
The MCAO Concept
Optical and IR images of the Type II Quasar CXOCDFS J033229.9 -275106
Optical and IR images of the Type II Quasar CXOCDFS J033229.9 -275106
Unwrapping a VLT secondary mirror
Unwrapping a VLT secondary mirror
The VLT Interferometer
The VLT Interferometer
Spiral Galaxy NGC 4945
Spiral Galaxy NGC 4945
Winter Afternoon in Garching
Winter Afternoon in Garching
Australia to Build Fibre Positioner for the Very Large Telescope
Australia to Build Fibre Positioner for the Very Large Telescope
The VLT Sharpens its View
The VLT Sharpens its View
High Luminosity Quasar J03.13
High Luminosity Quasar J03.13
A sunny day at Paranal
A sunny day at Paranal
Muse the Medusa
Muse the Medusa
A visitor to the VLT
A visitor to the VLT
A colourful backdrop
A colourful backdrop
Access only
Access only
Within the enclosure
Within the enclosure
VLT Panorama
VLT Panorama
Panorama of the Atacama from Paranal
Panorama of the Atacama from Paranal
Cerro Armazones from Paranal
Cerro Armazones from Paranal
ALMA and ice
ALMA and ice
ALMA Residencia: General View of the Array of Buildings
ALMA Residencia: General View of the Array of Buildings
ALMA Residencia: Main Façade, Main Building
ALMA Residencia: Main Façade, Main Building
Interior View of Dining Room, 2nd floor of Main Building
Interior View of Dining Room, 2nd floor of Main Building
ALMA Residencia: Interior View Access Hall & Lounge, 1st Floor Main Building
ALMA Residencia: Interior View Access Hall & Lounge, 1st Floor Main Building
ALMA Residencia: Interior Yard View, between Dormitory Buildings
ALMA Residencia: Interior Yard View, between Dormitory Buildings
Work on Cerro Armazones makes good progress
Work on Cerro Armazones makes good progress
Zodiacal light at Paranal
Zodiacal light at Paranal
The Residencia
The Residencia
Heavy lifting
Heavy lifting
ESO Headquarters
ESO Headquarters
Heavy lifting
Heavy lifting
ESO Headquarters
ESO Headquarters
OSF and the blue sky
OSF and the blue sky
The OSF Horizon
The OSF Horizon
The new Assembly Hall
The new Assembly Hall
ALMA's Operation Support Facility
ALMA's Operation Support Facility
ESO Headquarters
ESO Headquarters
View from the Operations Support Facility
View from the Operations Support Facility
The OSF at night
The OSF at night
The OSF at night
The OSF at night
Courtyards and telescopes
Courtyards and telescopes
A connecting bridge
A connecting bridge
A view of the ESO Headquarters Extension
A view of the ESO Headquarters Extension
A connecting bridge
A connecting bridge
A connecting bridge
A connecting bridge
New auditorium
New auditorium
A red staircase
A red staircase
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