Gold 2019 / Nature / Aerial

Left Behind: Kilauea's Lava River

  • Prizes
    Gold in Nature/Aerial
  • Photographer
    Leslie Gleim

Cars, houses, buildings and trees found left behind in the cooling lava river of Kilauea's Lower East Rift Zone. Their survival of such a destructive force becomes a testament of what once was a thriving community, now wiped clean by the volcanic river.