WFI Status and News Updates
On this page, we list the main changes that affected the instrument and this web site.
As of P92, time on the 2.2-m telescope is no longer offered through the ESO call for proposals.
WFI Video card changed, 23 April 2011.
WFI short circuit in one of the CLOCK boards event 24 November 2009.
New WFI Exposure Time Calculator
with all available WFI filters in it.
(27 Jul 2006)
History of changes to 2.2-m configuration
(05 Jan 2006)
WFI Contamination event 19 August 2005.
New WFI handbook
(01 May 2005)
Carina Nebula shown in colourful detail
Fantastic image of the Carina Nebula
(12 Feb 2009)
A Sparkling Spray of Stars
The Christmas Tree Star Cluster
(19 Dec 2008)
Omega Centauri - The Glittering Giant of the Southern Skies
(2 Dec 2008)
A claret-coloured cloud with a massive heart
Westerlund 2 and the stellar nursery Gum 29
(21 Oct 2008)
The Thousand-Ruby Galaxy
(2 Sep 2008)
28July 2006: Aquarids
mpeg movie with the
La Silla All Sky Camera.
(28 Jul 2006)
WFI featured in APOD.
(13 Feb 2006)