40 Astonishing Photos That Won Awards In 2013
It's been a busy year for snappers around the world. Take a look at a selection of some of the most stunning award-winning pictures.
1. Earth And Space - Overall Winner - Mark Gee.
2. Robotic Scope - Winner - László Francsics.
3. Deep Space - Winner - Adam Block.
4. Our Solar System - Winner - Man-To Hui.
5. The Sir Patrick Moore Prize for Best Newcomer - Winner - Sam Cornwell.
6. People And Space - Winner - Mark Gee.
7. Young Astronomer (Under 16s) - Winner - Jacob Marchio.
8. Finalist - Bruce Ponder - 'Mother Bear'.
9. Overall Winner - Mark French.
10. Student Competition Winner - Tom Pepper.
11. Winner - Jeff Lombardo.
12. Winner - Peter Graney.
13. Winner - Nader Saadallah.
14. Winner - Greg Du Toit - 'Essence Of Elephants'.
15. Finalist - Connor Stefanison - 'The Flight Path'.
16. Finalist - Connor Stefanison - 'Lucky Pounce'.
17. Finalist - Joe McDonald - 'The Spat'.
18. Finalist - Sergey Gorshkov - 'The Cauldron'.
19. Finalist - Jasper Doest - 'Snow Moment'.
20. Finalist - Luis Javier Sandoval - 'Dive Buddy'.
21. Finalist - Udayan Rao Pawar - 'Mother's Little Headful'.
22. Winner - Martin Dawe.
We were given a sneak peek at the entrants flooding in for next year's Lovers of Light competition - here are a few of our favourites: