Sunset at Kalapana 4

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© Alex Preiss
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Photo license: © All rights reserved

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Thanks so much to Donald Garrett for the Photo of the Week nomination.
Thanks so much JPG Team for selecting this photo as Photo of the Week.
2014 Photo Of The Week Collection - 12.28.2014 JPG Blog

Selected for "Best Of 2014"Photo Challenge - 1.14.2015 JPG Blog.
Images were selected from the "Photo of the Week" choices, nominated by the JPG community as well as selected by JPG editors, and now it's time to show you the "Best of 2014"

Selected for "Choose Your Favorite"
Photo Challenge - 1.4.2015 JPG Blog.

Selected for "Best Of December Photo Challenge - 1.7.2015 JPG Blog.

Honorable Mention. Sunrise, Sunset Contest 3.13.2018

44 responses

  • Peter Hall

    Peter Hall (Deleted) gave props (4 Dec 2014):

    Fantastic capture

  • Roberto Larrazolo

    Roberto Larrazolo gave props (4 Dec 2014):

    Awesome capture!

  • Randy Turoff

    Randy Turoff gave props (4 Dec 2014):

    Terrific shot!

  • Eric Ianuzi

    Eric Ianuzi (Deleted) gave props (4 Dec 2014):

    incredible image

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (4 Dec 2014):

    Fabulous, intense, clean image. You got about 1/2 mile closer than we did that same summer. We were fraidy cats and stayed back behind the roped-off area.

  • Carlos Aviles

    Carlos Aviles gave props (5 Dec 2014):


  • Kelly Nichols

    Kelly Nichols gave props (5 Dec 2014):

    Wow! Impressive, especially considering how close you were.

  • Elyseo

    Elyseo gave props (5 Dec 2014):

    fantastic shot

  • Ted Anderson

    Ted Anderson (Deleted) gave props (5 Dec 2014):


  • Evelyne Schulte

    Evelyne Schulte gave props (6 Dec 2014):

    FAB image!

  • JPG

    JPG   gave props (7 Dec 2014):

    Congrats for getting the Photo of the Week!

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (8 Dec 2014):


  • Jim Ketchum

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  • Sheila Ping

    Sheila Ping   gave props (9 Dec 2014):

    wow! incredible shot!

  • Ed Wilton

    Ed Wilton gave props (9 Dec 2014):

    Nice Work!

  • Alexis Alvarez

    Alexis Alvarez gave props (9 Dec 2014):

    Terrific composition, sharpness and color!

  • Rohan Rego

    Rohan Rego gave props (9 Dec 2014):

    Super capture!

  • Faizur Rehman Aziz

    Faizur Rehman Aziz gave props (9 Dec 2014):

    welldone! great shot

  • Faizur Rehman Aziz

    Faizur Rehman Aziz said (9 Dec 2014):

    welldone! great shot

  • Daniel Zuercher

    Daniel Zuercher gave props (10 Dec 2014):


  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (10 Dec 2014):

    Stunning shot! Congrats!!

  • Erin Shamley

    Erin Shamley gave props (10 Dec 2014):

    Wow! That detail in the clouds =]

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (11 Dec 2014):

    Congrats on making Photo of the Week!

  • Filip C

    Filip C gave props (12 Dec 2014):

    so many good elements about this one, well done

  • Tom Piorkowski

    Tom Piorkowski (Deleted) gave props (12 Dec 2014):

    Nice image,

  • Tomma Henckel

    Tomma Henckel gave props (16 Dec 2014):

    This is just amazing and fabulous. Definitely a shot to be proud of!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (16 Dec 2014):

    Friggin'FabulousFavoriteFoto! and entry!

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker gave props (17 Dec 2014):

    this is friggin fabulous!

  • Marcus Hammerschmitt

    Marcus Hammerschmitt   gave props (18 Dec 2014):


  • Ioana Caravan

    Ioana Caravan   gave props (19 Dec 2014):


  • Sheila Ping

    Sheila Ping   gave props (1 Jan 2015):

    outstanding work!

  • Bas Mulder

    Bas Mulder said (4 Jan 2015):

    horizon is off, scene is cool though

  • KassiJo Wyatt

    KassiJo Wyatt gave props (6 Jan 2015):

    Congrats on making it to JPG Live for the photo challenge, amazing shot! (-:

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (8 Jan 2015):

    Congrats on making the blog!

  • Franz Malalis

    Franz Malalis gave props (13 Jul 2015):

    WOW!!! Stunning!

  • cornel gin

    cornel gin said (1 Aug 2016):


  • Michael Asaro

    Michael Asaro gave props (19 Jan 2018):


  • Joe Dunckel

    Joe Dunckel   gave props (26 Jan 2018):

    Just amazing, what detail. Great Capture.

  • teresa B

    teresa B   gave props (16 Oct 2018):

    Amazing photo you took Alex! Love seeing all your work

  • D.A. Machine

    D.A. Machine gave props (27 Oct 2018):

    wow. This is amazing.

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (5 Nov 2018):

    Outstanding in every way and one to be proud of for achieving such excellent results!!!

  • Dawn McFeeters

    Dawn McFeeters gave props (16 Nov 2018):

    Kudos, its a captivating photo!

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