Erta Ale volcano Nov 2010: people on the volcano

Expedition photos taken during late Nov 2010 when we stayed 3 days on the crater of Erta Ale volcano in the Danakil desert.
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The illuminated crater wall of the south crater. A group of tourists stands on the rim and watches the activity in the lava lake... (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
The illuminated crater wall of the south crater. A group of tourists stands on the rim and watches t... [info]
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Silhouettes of a group watching the lava lake. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Silhouettes of a group watching the lava lake. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Silhouette of Michael, our film maker on tour. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Silhouette of Michael, our film maker on tour. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Two members from our group, Michel from Belgium and filmmaker Michael from Canada watching and photographing and filming the lava lake. The scene taken in extreme wide angle is illuminated by the strong glow from the lava and the light of the moon. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Two members from our group, Michel from Belgium and filmmaker Michael from Canada watching and photo... [info]
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erta_ale_i39620.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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erta_ale_i39706.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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erta_ale_i39735.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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Michael's tent perched on the crater of active Erta Ale volcano with its erupting lava lake in the center of the crater. The light of a person with a flashlight walking into the tent leaves a trace on the film. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Michael's tent perched on the crater of active Erta Ale volcano with its erupting lava lake in the c... [info]
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erta_ale_i40417.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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erta_ale_i40443.jpg (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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An Afar girl walks out of her traditional house. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
An Afar girl walks out of her traditional house. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Boy herding sheep in the Danakil desert (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Boy herding sheep in the Danakil desert (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer) [info]
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Moonless night over the Danakil desert looking north towards Polaris standing low above the horizon. The glow of distant Erta Ale volcano is visible in the right. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Moonless night over the Danakil desert looking north towards Polaris standing low above the horizon.... [info]
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