Check out some photographs by a brave photographer of Volcano…….
G Brad Lewis photographs volcanic eruptions in Hawaii.
G Brad Lewis, known as Volcano Man, photographed his friend Bern standing in front of exploding lava at the edge of Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii. Brad says: “Bern has hot lava literally landing at his feet. It is as hot as one can stand to be next to, and it and burns any exposed skin – but the images are just so cool.”
Brad, 54, who has been photographing the 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.”
Brad, who lives in Hawaii, has put himself in many death defying situations, in order to capture nature at its most spectacular. “If anything went wrong it would end in death, and I have melted many boot soles and tripod legs.
Lava meets the Pacific Ocean, after flowing seven miles downhill from a vent of Kilauea Volcano