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Ol Doinyo Lengai volcano photos

Erosion gullies in the ash-covered plain west of Lengai volcano. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Erosion gullies in the ash-covered plain west of Lengai volcano. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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The tall hornito T49b still standing. To the right, the collapse area in the center of the crater. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
The tall hornito T49b still standing. To the right, the collapse area in the center of the crater. (...
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A weak glow from shallow magma is visible from one of the holes in the floor of the collapse pit. Moving magma is audible with sloshing sounds similar to a washing machine.  (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
A weak glow from shallow magma is visible from one of the holes in the floor of the collapse pit. Mo...
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Maassai guide Peter observing the eruptions at Lengai volcano. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Maassai guide Peter observing the eruptions at Lengai volcano. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
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An hour after the first explosions, the activity increases. Blocks and the finger-like initial ash jets are thrown to 300 m height above the crater.   (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
An hour after the first explosions, the activity increases. Blocks and the finger-like initial ash j...
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Peter and Philip watching the activity. The ash cloud is drifting to the west, making it rain more ash there... (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Peter and Philip watching the activity. The ash cloud is drifting to the west, making it rain more a...
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Feb 2007, one year earlier, the same view onto the north crater from the summit. The crater famous for its surreal landscape with hornitos and small lava flows was filled to the rim with natrocarbonatite products. The summit and the south crater were lush and green. Lake Natron and the Rift Valley can be seen in the background. 
More images from 2007 can be found here. (Photo: Tom Pfeiffer)
Feb 2007, one year earlier, the same view onto the north crater from the summit. The crater famous f...
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