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Exploring the cooling lava fields. Eyjafjallajokull eruption April 2010
billywizz, Apr 2010
© John Beatty
Climbers: John Beatty and Jon Magnusson
Camera used: Canon 5D mk2.
5*VOTING: number of votes 86
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The Icelandic eruptions of March/April ceased on April 12th, then re-erupted late on 13th April leading to a giant ash cloud creating closedown of all airspace in the northern western hemisphere.
billywizz - 21/Apr/10
When does he self-combust? Great photo, but how are you getting back!
Sean Kelly - 22/Apr/10
Beautiful shot.
Duncan_Andison - 22/Apr/10
Hi Sean, I got out of Iceland at 7am on April 13th...the last flight before closedown!
billywizz - 23/Apr/10
Talk about being in the right place at the right time!
Sean Kelly - 23/Apr/10
Congratulations! This photo was chosen as Photo of the Week, based on votes by registered users over the past 7 days.
UKC Photos - 25/Apr/10
Astonishing photo - congratulations!
DougG - 25/Apr/10
Hot stuff ... the photo not the lava... well, the lava as well. Very good indeed.
Migsy - 25/Apr/10
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