Atlas of the Galaxies
Astrophotography meets astrophysics
Michael König, Stefan Binnewies
Product information "Bildatlas der Galaxien"
Galaxies are the jewels of the universe and popular targets of astrophotographers. This photo book shows more than 300 images of the most beautiful galaxies and uses them to explain the current state of science. From the Andromeda galaxy via galaxy clusters up to gravitational lenses: For the first time the nature of galaxies is described based on the worldwide best amateur photos. An understandable introduction to the world of galaxies and at the same time a comprehensive collection of reference images for astrophotographers.