Schott handshake, 1988
Schott handshake, 1988
Building a house at Pelicano camp
Building a house at Pelicano camp
Clocks at Paranal
Clocks at Paranal
VLT conference in Venice, 1986
VLT conference in Venice, 1986
Gamsberg mountain site testing
Gamsberg mountain site testing
Navarette site testing in Namibia
Navarette site testing in Namibia
Rainy day in Namibia
Rainy day in Namibia
Washout
Washout
Concept drawing of the VLT
Concept drawing of the VLT
VLT first light press conference
VLT first light press conference
UK press delegation and Massimo Tarenghi at ALMA Site Museum
UK press delegation and Massimo Tarenghi at ALMA Site Museum
400 Years of  the Telescope
400 Years of the Telescope
Get to the chopper
Get to the chopper
Heckmann and the ESO 1-metre Schmidt telescope
Heckmann and the ESO 1-metre Schmidt telescope
Cerro Paranal before the observatory
Cerro Paranal before the observatory
VISTA press event at Vitacura
VISTA press event at Vitacura
Cesarsky in Portugal
Cesarsky in Portugal
The spiral galaxy NGC 1637 in the constellation of Eridanus
The spiral galaxy NGC 1637 in the constellation of Eridanus
ESO 50th anniversary staff party
ESO 50th anniversary staff party
ESO's 50th anniversary staff party
ESO's 50th anniversary staff party
Comparison of VISTA image of NGC 6357 with a visible light image
Comparison of VISTA image of NGC 6357 with a visible light image
The ESO Industry Day in Warsaw, Poland
The ESO Industry Day in Warsaw, Poland
Alexandre Santerne
Alexandre Santerne
Touring labs at CERN
Touring labs at CERN
Screenshot of ESOcast 47
Screenshot of ESOcast 47
Screenshot of ESOcast 45
Screenshot of ESOcast 45
The stellar nursery NGC 6357 in the constellation of Scorpius
The stellar nursery NGC 6357 in the constellation of Scorpius
Danish 0.5-metre telescope
Danish 0.5-metre telescope
Patiently waiting
Patiently waiting
Exoplanet press conference
Exoplanet press conference
Solar observing
Solar observing
Team photo
Team photo
GalileoMobile by night
GalileoMobile by night
Budding astronomer
Budding astronomer
GalileoMobile
GalileoMobile
Peeking
Peeking
Contract signature with Interbeton
Contract signature with Interbeton
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope at La Silla
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope at La Silla
The 1-metre Schmidt telescope at La Silla
The 1-metre Schmidt telescope at La Silla
Copying plates at the Sky Atlas Laboratory
Copying plates at the Sky Atlas Laboratory
Coudé spectrograph and aluminising plant
Coudé spectrograph and aluminising plant
Alistair McPherson named as E-ELT Project Manager
Alistair McPherson named as E-ELT Project Manager
Meeting of the Scientific Programmes Committee
Meeting of the Scientific Programmes Committee
President Eduardo Frei Montalva at the La Silla inauguration
President Eduardo Frei Montalva at the La Silla inauguration
First light of one of the VLT Unit Telescopes
First light of one of the VLT Unit Telescopes
VLT First Light
VLT First Light
Reception at the Guesthouse
Reception at the Guesthouse
The La Silla aluminising plant in 1969
The La Silla aluminising plant in 1969
Prince Philippe of Belgium
Prince Philippe of Belgium
Prince Philippe of Belgium
Prince Philippe of Belgium