The journey traveler, 26-year-old Hugo Healy, stood 300 meters from the location and despatched his model new drone and GoPro 10 to the Maradalir eruption at Iceland’s Fagradalsfjall volcano.
Hugo, an expert drone pilot from Brighton, needed to get his drone as near the lava as doable to permit individuals to expertise the ability of nature like by no means earlier than.
He mentioned: “I needed to utterly immerse the viewers contained in the volcano and depart them to query whether or not it was actual or not! I believe I succeeded. The drone flew proper by means of it.” Loaded! Actually as shut as it could actually get. It even acquired hit by lava! I attempted to seize it once more, so took the drone out for a couple of extra flights. However it was taken down by the erupted molten rock and exploded in a ball of fireplace, by no means to be seen once more! Fortunately I swapped the SD card each flight so I did not lose any footage and other people may benefit from the volcano like I did. I am so proud of it!”
This video was filmed on 12 August 2022.