Spectacular selection of lava shots by brave photographers…

Kiluea Volcano, Hawaii | Photograph by Cathy Scola on Flickr

Eyjafjallajoekull Volcano | Photograph by Uri Golman (Gitzo S.A. on Flickr)

Iceland | Photograph by Geir Sigurosson (Met Office on Flickr)

Lava Lake, Mount Nyiragongo, DR Congo | Photograph by Nick Leonard (Jungle_Boy on Flickr)

Moa Heiau, Hawaii | Photograph by someotherbob on Flickr

Hawaii | Photograph by Leigh Hilbert Photography (SparkyLeigh on Flickr)

Mount Etna, Sicily, Italy | Photograph by Boris Behncke (etnaboris on Flickr)

Iceland | Photograph by Geir Sigurosson (Met Office on Flickr)

Pacaya Volcano, Guatemala | Photograph by rackyross on Flickr

Inside a lava cave, Hawaii | Photograph by Leigh Hilbert Photography (SparkyLeigh on Flickr)

Hawaii | Photograph by Tom Pfeiffer (volcanodiscovery on Flickr)

Eyjafjallajokull, Iceland | Photograph by Marc Szeglat

Mount Etna, Sicily, Italy | Photograph by Salvatore Allegra (Vulcanian on Flickr)

Mount Etna, Sicily, Italy | Photograph by Salvatore Allegra (Vulcanian on Flickr)

yjafjallajokull, Iceland | Photograph by Uri Golman (Gitzo S.A. on Flickr)

Eyjafjallajokull, Iceland | Photograph by Uri Golman (Gitzo S.A. on Flickr)

Pu’u Kahaualea, Hawaii | Photograph by J.D. Griggs

Kiluea Volcano, Hawaii | Photograph by Cathy Scola on Flickr

Mount Etna, Sicily, Italy | Photograph by Boris Behncke (etnaboris on Flickr)

Mount Etna, Sicily, Italy | Photograph by Thomas Recihart on Flickr