Artist’s impression of the quasar 3C 279
Artist’s impression of the quasar 3C 279
An ALMA Antenna on the Move
An ALMA Antenna on the Move
The NTT and the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
The NTT and the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
All Around Chajnantor — A 360-degree panorama
All Around Chajnantor — A 360-degree panorama
The crescent Moon and earthshine over ESO's Paranal Observatory
The crescent Moon and earthshine over ESO's Paranal Observatory
VFTS 102: the fastest rotating star
VFTS 102: the fastest rotating star
An image of the strange asteroid Lutetia from the ESA Rosetta probe
An image of the strange asteroid Lutetia from the ESA Rosetta probe
GRAAL on a Quest to Improve HAWK-I's Vision
GRAAL on a Quest to Improve HAWK-I's Vision
VISTA view of the newly discovered globular cluster VVV CL001 and its brighter companion
VISTA view of the newly discovered globular cluster VVV CL001 and its brighter companion
Artist’s impression of galaxies at the end of the era of reionisation (artist’s impression)
Artist’s impression of galaxies at the end of the era of reionisation (artist’s impression)
Council Room at the ESO Headquarters
Council Room at the ESO Headquarters
Artists’s impression of one of more than 50 new exoplanets found by HARPS: the rocky super-Earth HD 85512 b
Artists’s impression of one of more than 50 new exoplanets found by HARPS: the rocky super-Earth HD 85512 b
Wide-field view of the sky around a giant space blob
Wide-field view of the sky around a giant space blob
The E-ELT (artist's impression)
The E-ELT (artist's impression)
Night Begins at Paranal Observatory
Night Begins at Paranal Observatory
Beta Pictoris b (artist’s impression)
Beta Pictoris b (artist’s impression)
Cerro Armazones night-time panorama*
Cerro Armazones night-time panorama*
VLT Unit and Auxiliary Telescope at Paranal
VLT Unit and Auxiliary Telescope at Paranal
SEST at La Silla
SEST at La Silla
An ALMA antenna on Chajnantor*
An ALMA antenna on Chajnantor*
Transporting an Auxiliary Telescope
Transporting an Auxiliary Telescope
Evening view of Paranal and the VLT
Evening view of Paranal and the VLT
Road to La Silla
Road to La Silla
Group Portrait of the VLT with Laser Beam
Group Portrait of the VLT with Laser Beam
Road to La Silla
Road to La Silla
La Silla Telescopes in Twilight
La Silla Telescopes in Twilight
Comet McNaught over the VLT platform
Comet McNaught over the VLT platform
ESO 3.6-metre telescope - The Dome
ESO 3.6-metre telescope - The Dome
Zodiacal Light at Paranal
Zodiacal Light at Paranal
Cosmic Interactions
Cosmic Interactions
Dust Cloud in a R CrB Star (Artist's Impression)
Dust Cloud in a R CrB Star (Artist's Impression)
Jets from a Brown Dwarf (artist's impression)
Jets from a Brown Dwarf (artist's impression)
The Inner Winds of Eta Carinae
The Inner Winds of Eta Carinae
A Cometary "Aurora" at Paranal
A Cometary "Aurora" at Paranal
VLT Auxiliary Telescope
VLT Auxiliary Telescope
Asymmetric Ashes (artist's impression)
Asymmetric Ashes (artist's impression)
The APEX Telescope
The APEX Telescope
New Brown Dwarf in the Solar Neighbourhood (Artist's Impression)
New Brown Dwarf in the Solar Neighbourhood (Artist's Impression)
Paranal Observing Platform with AT1 and AT2
Paranal Observing Platform with AT1 and AT2
East of Sinus Iridum
East of Sinus Iridum
Mare Humorum
Mare Humorum
Venus and the Moon strike a pose
Venus and the Moon strike a pose
The VLT four laser guide stars
The VLT four laser guide stars
Artist’s view of bright spots on Ceres imaged by the Dawn spacecraft
Artist’s view of bright spots on Ceres imaged by the Dawn spacecraft
A Sense of Scale
A Sense of Scale
High and Mighty
High and Mighty
The Flying Saucer protoplanetary disc around 2MASS J16281370-2431391
The Flying Saucer protoplanetary disc around 2MASS J16281370-2431391
The Vitacura Guesthouse
The Vitacura Guesthouse
X-ray image of the XXL-South Field
X-ray image of the XXL-South Field
VLT image of the surroundings of VY Canis Majoris seen with SPHERE
VLT image of the surroundings of VY Canis Majoris seen with SPHERE