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Photos of the WHT


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For publication or display (electronic or otherwise), all photos, images or videos must be credited: "Photo/image/video courtesy of the Isaac Newton Group of Telescopes, La Palma" unless otherwise noted in the provided credit line. Please contact ING's Public Relations Officer  with all the details of the use.

Light path 
inside the WHT WHT inside 
its dome
Caption: Light path inside the WHT in Cassegrain configuration.
Credit: RGO
Available formats: GIF (484 K) | TIFF (3288 K) | BMP (3288 K) | JPEG (1192 K)
Caption: Wide angle picture of the William Herschel Telescope inside its dome.
Credit: Paul Langford.
Date: 1997
Available formats: GIF (301 K) | JPEG (566 K) | BMP (1,502 K) TIFF (586 K) | TIFF (different looking) (20,425 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope from the second floor.
Credit: Paul Langford.
Date: 1997
Available formats: JPEG (147 K) | TIFF (775 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope from the crane on top of the dome.
Credit: IAC.
Date: 1994
Available formats: JPEG (310 K) | TIFF (1,162 K)
Caption: A drawing of the William Herschel Telescope.
Credit:
Date:
Available formats: JPEG (39 K) | TIFF (61 K)
Caption: 3D model of the William Herschel Telescope.
Credit: RGO
Date: 1996
Available formats: 39.5×43.2 cm: Gzipped PS (819 K) | PDF (358 K) | TIFF (5,956 K). 20.5×24.8 cm: TIFF (3,231 K). JPEG (233 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope from the first floor.
Credit: Rainer Girnstein.
Date: 2000.
Available formats: JPEG (275 K) | TIFF (11,369 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope.
Credit: Rainer Girnstein.
Date: 2000.
Available formats: JPEG (331 K) | TIFF (11,241 K)
Caption: William Herschel Telescope and worker at Cassegrain focal station.
Credit: Nik Szymanek and Ian King.
Date: 2000.
Available formats: JPEG (318 K) | TIFF (8,757 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope. The big room in the foreground is the GHRIL facility.
Credit: Paul Langford.
Date: 1997.
Available formats: JPEG (106 K) | TIFF (7,773 K)
Caption: Wide angle photograph of the William Herschel Telescope.
Credit: Paul Langford.
Date: 1997.
Available formats: JPEG (7,202 K) | TIFF (170 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope.
Credit: Paul Langford.
Date: 1997.
Available formats: JPEG (183 K) | TIFF (7,532 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope and opened dome shutter. The wind shield is raised.
Credit: Paul Langford.
Date: 1997.
Available formats: JPEG (103 K) | TIFF (7,342 K)
Caption: Artist's impression of the William Herschel Telescope showing the light path to the Nasmyth Focus. Light is directed to the Nasmyth platform where large and heavy instruments may be placed.
Credit: RGO.
Date:
Available formats: JPEG (132 K) | TIFF (7,763 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope.
Credit: B. W. Hadley.
Date: 1994.
Available formats: JPEG (191 K) | TIFF (9,921 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope inside its dome.
Credit: RGO.
Date: Late 80s.
Available formats: JPEG (164 K) | TIFF (9,842 K)
Caption: Drawing of the WHT.
Credit: RGO.
Date: Mid 80s.
Available formats: JPEG (105 K) | TIFF (1,219 K)
Caption: Artist's impression of the William Herschel Telescope.
Credit: RGO.
Date:
Available formats: JPEG (141 K) | TIFF (6,153 K)
Caption: Mockup of William Herschel Telescope.
Credit: RGO.
Date: 17 August 1982.
Available formats: JPEG (136 K) | TIFF (6,285 K)
Caption: Wide-angle picture of the William Herschel Telescope.
Credit: Christophe Lehénaff.
Date: 2000.
Available formats: TIFF (8,963 K) | JPEG (145 K)
Caption: William Herschel Telescope from observing floor.
Credit: Nik Szymanek.
Date: July 2001.
Available formats: JPEG (211 K) | TIFF (45,264 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope from axis park.
Credit: Nik Szymanek.
Date: July 2001.
Available formats: JPEG (116 K) | TIFF (10,759 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope and Prime Focus Camera.
Credit: Nik Szymanek.
Date: July 2001.
Available formats: JPEG (123 K) | TIFF (11,167 K)
Caption: William Herschel Telescope from observing floor.
Credit: Nik Szymanek.
Date: July 2001.
Available formats: JPEG (97 K) | TIFF (10,371 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope.
Credit: Richard A. Hijmering.
Date: 2002.
Available formats: JPEG (474 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope.
Credit: Richard A. Hijmering.
Date: 2002.
Available formats: JPEG (342 K)
Caption: WHT's primary mirror.
Credit: Richard A. Hijmering.
Date: 2002.
Available formats: JPEG (343 K)
Caption: William Herschel Telescope and dome open.
Credit: Nik Szymanek.
Date: September 2002.
Available formats: JPEG (49 K) | JPEG (1,226 K)
Caption: William Herschel Telescope from ground floor.
Credit: Jens Moser.
Date: December 2003.
Available formats: JPEG (149 K) | TIFF (16,868 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope.
Credit: Jens Moser.
Date: December 2003.
Available formats: JPEG (196 K) | TIFF (14,620 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope.
Credit: Jens Moser.
Date: December 2003.
Available formats: JPEG (192 K) | TIFF (14,574 K)
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope and the Milky Way.
Credit: Babak Tafresh/The World at Night.
Date: October 2011.
Available formats: PNG | TIFF
Caption: The William Herschel Telescope.
Credit: Max Alexander.
Date: 2009.
Available formats: JPG | TIFF
Caption: Prime focus unit of the William Herschel Telescope with secondary mirror in place.
Credit: Max Alexander.
Date: 2009.
Available formats: JPEG | TIFF
Caption: Primary and secondary mirrors of the William Herschel Telescope.
Credit: Max Alexander.
Date: 2009.
Available formats: JPEG | TIFF
Caption: Primary and secondary mirrors of the William Herschel Telescope.
Credit: Max Alexander.
Date: 2009.
Available formats: JPEG


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