Pele, Volcano Goddess, after her battle with Namaka

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Comments (13)

Isse on September 8, 2011

Interesting !

Greetings, Istvan C


kenfowkes on September 8, 2011

Istvan, thank you for commenting! Best regards, - KenF

Tomros on October 4, 2011

Funny, this was in my crossword today, I solved that, but did not know it before!

Like 2,


kenfowkes on October 4, 2011

Thanks for sharing your "Pele Day", and for the like!

bob vivalafantasia on January 23, 2012


motorhand on February 6, 2012

Interesting figure !

kenfowkes on February 9, 2012

motorhand, not many visitors find this one. Thanks for leaving a comment!

grobi358 on March 13, 2012

Hello KenF, a rare, unique and fascinating sight! As geologist I often had seen the "hair of Pele" but not the whole had! :)) L+F! Thank you for nice comment and L+V. Best regards from Germany, Karsten

kenfowkes on March 17, 2012

Karsten, thank you so much for L+F! This was a lucky find and it is nice to have a geologist notice it. Regards to you from California.

amazing capture !!!!! LIKE

motorhand on May 14, 2013

Time goes by... ;-)

Lady GooGoo La La on September 11, 2013

Looks like a cow had a battle! :~) Nice shot Ken!

Lady GooGoo La La ;~)
Smiles from the Land of Smiles, Thailand :~)

la-gioconda -No View… on February 3, 2014

For Peles grace! -YSL- Cornelia

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on September 7, 2011
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    by kenfowkes
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot A75
    • Taken on 2007/10/20 15:59:30
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/400)
    • Focal Length: 5.41mm
    • F/Stop: f/2.800
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash