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incanto su un mare di lava
Hawaiian Sunset
Life begins
Anak Krakatau
Anak Krakatau
Plume
Sunset on a river of lava
A JOURNEY IN THE CENTER OF EARTH
Waves crashing on lava
Lone palm trees in lava
A Wall of Smoke
Sunrise Through ʻŌhiʻa
Lunch Time
Creation
Lava flow
Driving over lava fields.
Mars and the Milky way, Kamokuna Ocean Entry
Pele's Revenge
Ho'lei Sea Arch
Terra Firma
Herculean stove
blue
Ray of Zeus
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Sunrise Through ʻŌhiʻa

Early morning sunrise from the island of Hawaiʻi. The endemic ʻōhiʻa tree is one of the most important plants in Hawaiʻi and and is one of the first plants to grow on a new lava field. These trees are growing in a 150 year old lava field at 5,800 ft on the Maunaloa volcano.

TAGS: Evolution, Forest, Hawaii, Lava, Sunrise

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Hilo, Hawaii, United States of America
Member since 2018
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Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 09.2018
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 17, 2018, 2:39 a.m.
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Camera Model: SM-G920V
Focal Length: 4.3mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
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PHOTO LOCATION Hilo, Hawaii, United States of America