Dante was right...
There are always imaginations , dreams similar to this image. But I never really seen an implementation of such vision. And this photographer tried with timer , that's an extraordinary thing.
Not to exclude the bravery of this man !!!!!!!
Hell let loose. This is the picture that I can truly say is, awesome! Congrats: on a magnificent shot, and also for having the courage to take it, Andrew. More not needed to be said. j.e.s........
risk is part of man's nature, isn't it .. and the further you go, the further you will keep going - both terrifying and beautiful, nature will roar and soar to show her presence, fabulous shot !
It is an amazing photograph but it makes my hair stand up thinking of how dangerous it looks and how hot it must be.. It seems like a long ways away for the two minute timer. Hope you didn't run!
Jim Richardson once said...."If you want to take more interesting pictures, stand in front of more interesting stuff" This is probably the kind of stuff he was talking about.
Everything in this image is amazing. From the circle of magma, to the texture of the rock, to the curving edge that leads my eye right to the photographer. Absolutely magnificent.
A few years ago, this picture would have been symbolically and metaphorically titled 'Dante entering the Inferno'. Today it is 'Volcanic Selfie'.
@Aaron Camm that just gives us better prospective of how grand it really is in comparison to ourselves..
@bharath kumar Correction: HOT pic ;0)
@Aaron Camm @Sandy Hunter You're still here, so apparently you've focused your love on one particular member of the human race. (Smiley face)
@Aaron Camm Well, If not for the human race, we wouldn't have seen this.
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