The Gallery section is under renovation. We are in the process of digitizing slides from the Robert Decker collection. One of Decker's most requested photos is seen below: Krakatau in 1960. Read about the Decker Endowment.
World Volcanoes: Robert W. Decker
Igor Koyfman's Photo of Goddess Pele
The face of Madame Pele, volcano goddess of Hawaii, appears in Halemaumau Crater on 6 August 2010. The photographer, Igor Koyfman, set the camera on a rock, used night exposure mode and a self-timer to avoid disturbing the camera.
|Madame Pele, detail shot.||Halemaumau at night.||Pele's face at the sea.|