Lava Dawn of Creation

Category: Outdoor Scenes

 

Photo and caption by Mark Venner

On a remote coastline of The Big Island of Hawaii, if the Godess Pele is willing, you can witness the primordial event of lava flowing into the depths of the ocean. You can literally feel the heat and smell the sulphur that emanates from this timeless, yet difficult to capture event. The waves crash relentlessly, but the constant billow of toxic steam attests that the lava stubbornly refuses to stop flowing. A constant struggle, the "Lava Dawn of Creation".

Location: Hawaii, Hawaii

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