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Wide-angle view of Kelut's lava dome inside the crater. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Eruptions at all vents at the same time: NW vent (l), the central vent erupting a fountain-like jet (centre) and the vents on the huge cone in the NE crater erupting. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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View onto Bromo crater with a strong strombolian eruption in bright moonlight. The ash, blurred in the long exposure, hides many blocks. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Large fracture on the lava dome of Mikri Kameni (eruption in 1570) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The moon has set and the night becomes dark again... Bromo erupting against a star-lit sky. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Lava dome of Kelut volcano in Nov 2007 (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Several minutes later, the rockfalls become more frequent and intense.  (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Walking along the bizarre pumice cliffs on Thera's south coast (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Leaving caravan loaded with salt. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Hydrothermal water in Papandayan volcano's crater (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Palm trees against a red sky above Ambrym volcano (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Evening twilight at the rim near the campsite. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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A third, much weaker eruption takes place. In fact, only ash is exiting the crater rim.  (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Ash puffs from Semeru volcano (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Bizarre shapes and orange salt surfaces... (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Exploding magma bubble (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Evening over Adamas and the Gulf of Milos (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Large lava fountain in the center of Erta Ale's lava lake (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Eruption from Yasur volcano (Tanna Island, Vanuatu) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The gas plume from the volcano is more or less drifting over us today as dry high-pressure weather has started to set in. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Glow from the active lava lake in Erta Ale'c summit caldera (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Small pumice canyon at Santorini (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Eruption of Etna's New SE crater  (Photo: Emanuela / VolcanoDiscovery Italia)
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View of the small river and Karaymsky in the background from a hill near the hut. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Spatter from lava fountaining at the lava lake of Erta Ale, Ethiopia (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Pumice cliffs at Santorini in spring (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Wider view of the NW crater of Gorely. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Marum's lava lake on Ambrym, Vanuatu (Photo: Yashmin Chebli)
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Eruption of Yasur volcano, Tanna Island, Vanuatu (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Black lake at Dallol hzdrothermal field, Ethiopia (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Basalt formations resisting the erosion for millions of years, Northern Ireland, UK (Photo: Janka)
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Lava fountains at Fimmvörðuháls (Eyjafjallajökull volcano eruption April 2010) (Photo: Henk Bisschop)
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Marum lava lake in July 2014 (Photo: Yashmin Chebli)
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Our latest group on Anak Krakatau (15 Sep 2018) (Photo: Galih Jati)
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Eruption from NE crater and glowing central and western vents. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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