Photo Essay: Journey To an Erupting Volcano
When one of Africa’s biggest volcanoes erupted, Jonathan Kalan didn’t waste any time. Lucky for us, he brought his camera.
IT WAS BRIGHT AND early on a November morning in the most drab lakeside destination of all time: Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo.
The four of us piled into a truck bound for the behemoth Virunga National Park. For weeks, Mt. Nyamuragira, one of the most active volcanoes in Africa, had been spewing 400-meter high towers of lava. We needed to see it.
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