On the Road is a weekday feature spotlighting reader photo submissions. From the exotic to the familiar, whether you’re traveling or in your own backyard, we would love to see the world through your eyes.
This series was created by Alain Chamot (1971-2020).
These are photos of the ongoing volcanic eruption in Iceland taken on March 24 – my birthday. It’s nice to be able to celebrate in such awesome surroundings!
A view of the Geldingadalur eruption from the south coast.
An unexpected snowstorm painted the ground while. When it cleared, the northern lights were glowing above the volcano.
Sibling rivalry: two volcanic cones at the original eruption site.
Lava and Icelandic moss compete for territory in the Geldingadalur valley. The lava is winning.
The surreal shapes of the lake of fire.
“The Universe is cracked. The Pandorica will open; silence will fall.”