Informational videos of Puna lava flow


“Lava in Mac Nuts.” Published on Oct. 28, 2014. Lava is moving through a mac nut orchard on private land. At this rate it will reach Pahoa Village Road in a day or two, but there are houses in the way. Very stressful. Listen for the methane blasts. Footage by Volcano Video Productions, Oct. 28, 2014. No narrative.

 


“Lava and Shack.” Published on Oct. 28, 2014. The front of the lava flow has filled in the low part of the pasture and is moving on. A shack is visible in the path. Oct. 27, 2014 footage by Volcano Video Productions. No narrative.

 


“Timelapse of Lava Surrounding HELCO Power Pole.” Published on Oct. 27, 2014. This is a 60-minute timelapse video of lava surrounding a protected HELCO power pole on Apa‘a Street on Oct. 25th, 2014, starting at 2:40 A.M. The power pole protection was designed by HELCO along with Ken Hon of UH Hilo and Matt Patrick from U.S. Geological Survey Hawaiian Volcano Observatory. No narrative.

 


“Lava Pushes Over Shed.” Published on Oct. 27, 2014. Here the front of a lava flow is pushing, lifting and crushing an empty metal shed. It is also pushing over the barbed wire fence along the road as it smashes the shed into the fence (very slowly — first shot is sped up 20x). Footage by Volcano Video Productions on Oct. 25, 2014. No narrative.

 


“Lava Flow Front.” Published on Oct. 27, 2014. The front of the lava flows on Oct. 26, 2014 as they head down slope past the cemetery. The front of a slower flow can be seen in the last shot, coming through the pasture. Footage by Volcano Video Productions. No narrative.