Leigh Hilbert Photography : Photo Keywords : best photos hawaiian lava : ~ Pele's Palate ~
Pahoehoe 'rope' lava oozes and rolls into amazing shapes configurations. This one covers about eight-feet across. Taking photos this close is challenging for both the photographer and the camera because the intense heat of the molten lava.
For this photo I used a little bit of camera flash to help illuminate the raw iridescence of the slightly cooler dark lava.
Prints to any size nicely