Abstract shot of glowing lava forming patterns known as "Pele's Braids" during twilight on the Big Island of Hawaii. It was just the right time of day to get a beautifiul color contrast between the hot lava and the blue ambient light.
Color & Contrast The Color & Contrast of the lava and rock in this picture are really cool! I love the lave thats falling and its really bright orange. The steam coming off of it makes for effect. Overall, this is a fantastic picture.
°Pahoehoe Lava - One of the more interesting types of pahoehoe lava is called ropey pahoehoe & looks like a series of twisted ropes spaced evenly along the ground. The twisted ropes may be fairly straight, or may loop & wind in & out much like a fingerpr
Kilauea Volcano, the most active on earth, for over 20 years, said:"It's such stunningly beautiful, powerful force. Being near an eruption is an awesome experience.You are never quite the same after seeing flowing lava.
Photographer Mike Mezeul II risks getting burned to capture lava, meteor, Milky way and Moon in a single shot For all photography geeks who are interested in the technicalities, he used a Nikon body and Nikkor lens at ISO and 25 seconds.