Seeping methane burns a bright blue as lava advances through a forest on a moonlit night. Decomposing vegetation beneath the molten flow creates extremely volatile pockets of the highly flammable gas, and when ignited by the intense heat, powerful explosions can result. A close call earlier in the evening had me shaking in my boots as I setup to shoot this scene... with the strong scent of methane in the air, I was scrambling and running for cover every time a huge explosion rocked the area.

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