The final two ALMA European antennas
The final two ALMA European antennas
ALMA Array Operations Site (AOS)
ALMA Array Operations Site (AOS)
Chilean ambassador to Germany, Mr. Jorge O’Ryan Schütz, during his visit to ESO Garching
Chilean ambassador to Germany, Mr. Jorge O’Ryan Schütz, during his visit to ESO Garching
Former Chilean President at an ESO exhibition
Former Chilean President at an ESO exhibition
Lights off!
Lights off!
Auxiliary telescopes under the Sun
Auxiliary telescopes under the Sun
Participants at the conference Shaping E-ELT Science and Instrumentation
Participants at the conference Shaping E-ELT Science and Instrumentation
VLT Auxiliary Telescope
VLT Auxiliary Telescope
The night sky over La Silla.
The night sky over La Silla.
Wide-field view of the entire Seagull Nebula (IC 2177)
Wide-field view of the entire Seagull Nebula (IC 2177)
Lights glowing on the ALMA correlator
Lights glowing on the ALMA correlator
The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) by night, under the Magellanic Clouds
The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) by night, under the Magellanic Clouds
The Residencia kitchen at Paranal
The Residencia kitchen at Paranal
Andreas Kaufer at Paranal
Andreas Kaufer at Paranal
ALMA Operations Support Facility
ALMA Operations Support Facility
MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope work-in-progress
MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope work-in-progress
ESO 3.6-metre telescope
ESO 3.6-metre telescope
ESO 3.6-metre telescope
ESO 3.6-metre telescope
ESO 3.6-metre telescope
ESO 3.6-metre telescope
President Sebastián Piñera of Chile and his wife, Cecilia Morel, in the Paranal Control Room
President Sebastián Piñera of Chile and his wife, Cecilia Morel, in the Paranal Control Room
One of the Band 5 receivers for ALMA
One of the Band 5 receivers for ALMA
La Silla Hotel
La Silla Hotel
The camera of VISTA
The camera of VISTA
ESO VISTA telescope
ESO VISTA telescope
Construction of the ALMA Central Office building
Construction of the ALMA Central Office building
View of Cerro Paranal
View of Cerro Paranal
FLAMES' plates
FLAMES' plates
La Silla Inauguration
La Silla Inauguration
The ESO 1.52-metre telescope
The ESO 1.52-metre telescope
La Silla Hotel
La Silla Hotel
The Electronic Workshop at La Silla Observatory
The Electronic Workshop at La Silla Observatory
Electrical supplies to La Silla Observatory
Electrical supplies to La Silla Observatory
Touring the Atacama Desert
Touring the Atacama Desert
An Excursion to Paranal
An Excursion to Paranal
Bernard Pillier at the Sky Atlas Laboratory
Bernard Pillier at the Sky Atlas Laboratory
A stream of water at the Pelicano camp.
A stream of water at the Pelicano camp.
A stream of water at the Pelicano camp.
A stream of water at the Pelicano camp.
Life at La Silla Observatory in 1969
Life at La Silla Observatory in 1969
VLT Site Testing
VLT Site Testing
Signing the ESO CERN contract for collaboration
Signing the ESO CERN contract for collaboration
The primary mirror of the ESO 3.6-metre telescope before installation
The primary mirror of the ESO 3.6-metre telescope before installation
Inside La Silla
Inside La Silla
Shooting of Fill Us With Fire video with Erasure singer Andy Bell
Shooting of Fill Us With Fire video with Erasure singer Andy Bell
Visible/infrared comparison views of the newly discovered globular cluster VVV CL001
Visible/infrared comparison views of the newly discovered globular cluster VVV CL001
SLODAR Instrument at Paranal
SLODAR Instrument at Paranal
Wide-field view of the sky around the Leo Triplet of galaxies
Wide-field view of the sky around the Leo Triplet of galaxies
A main street in Antofagasta
A main street in Antofagasta
Close-up of the drama of star formation (annotated)
Close-up of the drama of star formation (annotated)
Prof. Adriaan Blaauw (1914–2010) visits Vitacura offices
Prof. Adriaan Blaauw (1914–2010) visits Vitacura offices
The lightweight, rigid reference optic for the new deformable secondary mirror at ESO's VLT
The lightweight, rigid reference optic for the new deformable secondary mirror at ESO's VLT