AAAD Astrophotography contest 2020

Presenting our 2020 astrophotography contest. Submit up to 5 different images in up to two categories

  1. Solar system and Deep Sky Photography
  2. Starry Landscapes

Winning Entry from each category gets ₹1000 amazon gift card. So hurry, get out there under the night sky and send your entries. Contest ends March 1, 2020

To participate, send your images to


  1. All images must be in JPEG file format.
  2. Please include a short description for all the images.
  3. All submitted photos must contain the original EXIF metadata information. However there must be no border(s), logo(s), copyright marks, identifying marks, or any other visible references and/or marks on the image.
  4. Please mention “Astrophotography Contest 2020 entry” in the email header. Mention the category for the images in the email
  5. Upto 5 images will be considered in each category
  6. All images submitted will be implicitly licensed to AAAD under creative-commons- BY v4.0 . AAAD may use submitted material in other publications/websites with due citations
  7. Winner announcement will be made by AAAD panel at their own discretion
  8. Photos that portray or otherwise include inappropriate and/or offensive content, including provocative nudity, violence, human rights and/or environmental violation, and/or any other contents deemed to be contrary to the law, are strictly prohibited and will be immediately discarded.