Eruption in Eyjafjallajökull, Iceland

Hiking up from Básar, Þórsmörk to view this awesome thing. The white smoke is from an exploision where the hot lava reaches water and vaporizes it.

 

Here you can see image of people standing on the fresh HOT lava close to the crater

 

More pictures from this trip on my website at:

www.benzo.is/ljosmyndun/meira-eldgos/

 

UPDATE:

Thanks for all your inspiring comments, faves and e-mails.

 

Please contact me at: bentmarinos@gmail.com

for any requests regarding publishing of my copyrighted images.

29,137 views
84 faves
38 comments
Taken on April 4, 2010