Los Angeles Volcano

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    One of my favorite shots ever. This is a little under a 2sec exposure at f5.6 and 70mm. This fire was intense.
    Fire at Griffith Park, by Brad Herman
    'Los Angeles Volcano' On Black
    Shot at 1am from the highest point I could find, the Parking Structure at the Grove.
    Wow, 8000 views in one day from reddit, thanks everybody!
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    And now it's past 25,000 views

    MINI Wombat, barryshap, and 141 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. picazam 88 months ago | reply

      really looks like a volcano. i was in LA during the Griffith Park fire. Great capture of this moment.

    2. LA_NY 88 months ago | reply

      Woooww!!!!! amazing!

    3. alex_izo 87 months ago | reply

      compliments for this pic!!!!

    4. jdelshad 83 months ago | reply

      wow nice job man!

    5. DesignRanger 82 months ago | reply

      crazy.... good job

    6. N A B A Z 78 months ago | reply

      that inferno is HUGE.
      great take.

    7. s.j.pettersson 78 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called I Love / Hate LA, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    8. marcellucray 77 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called worldlightning, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    9. scheheryar 76 months ago | reply

      nicely taken...

      Sheheryar from Los Angeles

    10. The Cupcake 75 months ago | reply

      I love love love this photo... and I love how you captured the helicopter shining the light on the observitory. That is awesome!

    11. yon_willis 74 months ago | reply

      My god. That fire is biblical. A great photo of a nasty event.

    12. sanly_chin85 70 months ago | reply

      WOW...!! It's so dificult to can believe it. Great job..., Brad.! Excellent

    13. anosmicovni 69 months ago | reply

      This picture is absolutely stunning. Probably the best capture of the event I've seen!

    14. anosmicovni 69 months ago | reply

      I love that you can see Shrek in there.

    15. valentina99 68 months ago | reply

      i love los angeles

    16. tomek... 68 months ago | reply

      what a capture !

    17. bbc. 61 months ago | reply

      I could see the fire from my place.horrible feeling..

    18. mlhradio 45 months ago | reply

      Congratulations on receiving more than 25,000 views -- that's quite impressive! Now that you've reached this milestone, you might want to consider graduating this photograph from the 'Views: 10000' group to the 'Views: 25,000' group, which can be found here: www.flickr.com/groups/views25000/

      Once again, congratulations and hopefully your photos will receive many more views in the future! Reminder: Photos should only be in one 'Views:xx' group at a time. (This is an automatic message posted to all items in the 'Views: 10000' group that receive more than 25,000 views. There is no need to reply to this message.)

    19. Lake Fred 22 months ago | reply

      Very nice composition! I give you the Beautiful Capture Award and invite you to post this photo at:

      Beautiful Capture Award

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