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Desert, salt and volcanoes: February 2008 tour photos by Tom Pfeiffer
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Our group leader Solomon: charming, knowledgeable, untireable, and when necessary, well armed;-) (P... [info
Here comes the group: first Solomon, helping Marlies on the narrow path through the treacherous acid... [info
Frank, the photographer. Smiling, even though today he doesn't expect any photo opportunities... (P... [info
Marco. Full of energy and in good mood. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
Stefan and Irawaty waiting for lunch. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
Karinna in the desert, her favourite place... (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
Franz on his first life volcano! (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
I don't take self-portaits, but spend lot of time fighting with the focussing of a 300mm lens... (Ph... [info
2300 m a.s.l., flashback: the tour starts in Addis, here a view from my balcony in the center of the... [info
Like all African countries, Ethiopia is full of colors; natural and rather artificial ones. (Photo: ... [info
Colorful stands of street vendors, this one selling drinks, snacks and plastic bags. (Photo: Tom Pfe... [info
Threshing of tef - the most important grain in Ethiopia, used to make the national break called inje... [info
1500 m a.s.l. We have left Addis and are now in the Rift Valley, where it is much warmer. Some plant... [info
This looks like a solid fruit, but it's mostly... (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
air! It's the best possible insulation, and what is not air inside, is poisonous - what a combinatio... [info
A fresh-looking lava flow occuies a depression alongside the road. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info
More on VolcanoDiscovery:
Volcano Calendar 2017
: We're proud to present our 2017 volcano calendar: 13 different and attractive images of volcanoes, volcanic landscapes and phenomena taken during volcano tours over the past few years.
Ethiopia and the Danakil
: Ethiopia is a very diverse and beautiful country. Thanks to our numerous expeditions to Erta Ale and Dallol
and beyond, we have an extensive collection of images showing the volcano's lava lake, the desert, the colorful hot springs of Dallol, the vast salt lakes, camel caravans and more.
Photos from Italy
: Italy - the cradle of volcanology. Browse through various photo galleries mainly from its numerous volcanic areas - from Naples to Etna and the Eolian Islands and more.
: In the afternoon of 17 Oct, a particularly violent explosion occurred at Anak Krakatau, blasting away a portion of the southern crater rim. A similar event might have been the final trigger for the catastrophic landslide that let the cone collapse and cause a devastating tsunami on 22 Dec 2018.