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New Video of Volcanic Eruption in Iceland

Inspired by Sean Stiegmeier’s moving slideshow of the volcanic eruption in Eyjafjallajökull, Icelandic volcano enthusiast Tómas Haarde made a similar video using screenshots from Míla’s webcam.

“I wrote a program that took a screen capture from the webcam every few seconds and I turned those screen caps into a video,” Haarde wrote on YouTube, explaining that he had then decided to add music by Wagner for a dramatic effect.

This footage was shot on May 15.

Click here to read more about the eruption, which has now come to an end, and here to watch Stiegmeier’s video.

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