La Silla and Paranal, by Alain Gilliotte

This segment of the live webcast "A Day in the Life of ESO" shows a talk on La Silla and Paranal, by Alain Gilliotte.

The webcast aired on the exact date of ESO’s 50th Anniversary, 5th October 2012, and lasted for 6 hours. It included talks from astronomers and engineers from ESO’s headquarters in Garching, Germany, as well as a live link to Paranal, Chile, where Brigitte Bailleul, winner of the “Tweet your way to the VLT” competition, was preparing to be the first member of the general public to make an observation using ESO’s Very Large Telescope (VLT).

Credit:

ESO
Produced and directed by: Douglas Pierce-Price
Executive producer: Lars Lindberg Christensen

About the Video

Id:eso50webcast5
Release date:9 March 2013, 15:40
Duration:27m 59s

About the Object

Type:• X - Events

HD


Large

Large QT
435.9 MB

Medium

Video Podcast
327.1 MB
Medium MPEG-1
706.9 MB
Medium Flash
385.2 MB

Small

Small Flash
161.5 MB
Small QT
106.7 MB

For Broadcasters

Broadcast SD
8.3 GB

Also see our