19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Lava Field Embrace
Driving to the sea in Hawaiian Volcanoes National Park, I parked to explore the vast lava field that lined the side of the road. It evoked what the Earth may have looked like before plants colonized the land. This is pahoehoe lava.
|Photo Location:||Hilo, HA, United States of America|
|Camera:||Canon EOS 6D Mark II|
|Copyright:||© Joel Simpson|