volcano photography

  • G. Brad Lewis is internationally recognized as a leading volcano and nature photographer. His volcano photographs have received numerous awards and have been widely exhibited, from the covers of National Geographic to his own lava-inspired art, found in galleries and museums around the world. His photographs are found in numerous private, corporate, and public collections around the world, as well as in fine galleries and through major stock agencies. Inspired by beauty and variety, Brad is based out of Hawaii, Utah, and Alaska, traveling several months each year to pursue his art. “The goal of my photography is to connect the viewer to a deep understanding and appreciation of the natural world. In my LavArt series of images, I utilize the movement, light, and texture of the world’s most active volcano, to open human emotions to the pulse of the planet. I have chosen Kilauea Volcano on the island of Hawaii as my primary subject. The light is bright with creation. The movement is fluid and exciting. Nowhere else on Earth is creation happening on a continual basis at such a rapid rate. I find it crucial that there exist visual reminders that the Earth is alive and fulfilling an agenda of it’s own. It is my desire to continue generating positive inspiration by focusing on photography that captures this essence of creation, beauty, and raw power.” So much beauty and so little time. Balance is very important to me. How can I fully appreciate my home in Hawaii if I don’t mix it up a bit with glaciers in Alaska, or remote sandstone kingdoms in southern Utah. The land grows before my eyes.  And I can share it all with the world. Humans need to see and feel the creation that is happening here. I can provide that through...