Young flank cone complete with remnants of the tuff ring that formed in the initial surtseyan eruption stage (when the vent was near sea level, producing phreatomagmatic explosions building a flat cone of fine material, later partially buried in the cinder cone) (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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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.
Desert, Salt & Volcanoes
: Experience one of the geologically most active areas on the planet: the Danakil desert in northern Ethiopia. Highlights include Erta Ale volcano with its active lava lake and Dallol hydrothermal fields offering a surreal landscape of colors, salt, geysers and springs.
Photos from lava lakes in the world: Erta Ale, Nyiragongo, Hawaii, Vanuatu
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.