Gallery: The most stunning volcanic landscapes

By Bruce Omri

In this gallery we pay tribute to probably the most dramatic type of landscape photography; volcanic landscapes. This gallery features some smoking hot shots of volcanoes, and rugged landscapes shaped by lava flows. What tips can we provide you with for getting fantastic shots of volcanoes? Well, don’t get too close! Although look at some of these images, it seems that many photographers would go against this advice!

Erta Ale by Michael Poliza

Erta Ale © Michael Poliza

Mount Bromo by Jesse Estes

Mount Bromo © Jesse Estes

Volcano by xflo : w

Volcano © Florian Wizorek

Lava Love by Rich Cruse

Lava Love © Rich Cruse

Volcanic Iceland by Gunnar Gestur Geirmundsson

Volcanic Iceland © Gunnar Gestur Geirmundsson

Close Encounter by Adam Stinton

Close Encounter © Adam Stinton

The Gate to Hell by Gunnar Gestur Geirmundsson

The Gate to Hell © Gunnar Gestur Geirmundsson

Breath of Java by Joe Panchasarp

Breath of Java © Joe Panchasarp

Changing Winds by Dan Ballard

Changing Winds © Dan Ballard

Lava Lake by xflo : w

Lava Lake © Florian Wizorek

Laki by David Huguet

Laki © David Huguet

Lava Falls II by Snorri Gunnarsson

Lava Falls II © Snorri Gunnarsson

The Day Time Stood Still by Noel Casaje

The Day Time Stood Still © Noel Casaje

Fire, Earth and Water by Christian Lim

Fire, Earth and Water © Christian Lim

Eruption at Fimmvorduhals by Gunnar Gestur Geirmundsson

Eruption at Fimmvorduhals © Gunnar Gestur Geirmundsson

Doomsday Caldera by David Richter

Doomsday Caldera © David Richter

Sunrise Over the Crater of a Volcano by Serge Kozintsev

Sunrise Over the Crater of a Volcano © Serge Kozintsev

Sunrise at Bromo Tengger Semeru by Nora Carol Sahinun

Sunrise at Bromo Tengger Semeru © Nora Carol Sahinun

Eyjafjallajokull and the Little Cabin by Gunnar Gestur Geirmundsson

Eyjafjallajokull and the Little Cabin © Gunnar Gestur Geirmundsson

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