Is the Gate to Hell in Africa?

A Gate to Hell would seem to have some fire, and to ancient people lava oozing from the ground would fit the bill. Erta Ale in Ethiopia is a volcano located in the Afar Region of northeastern Ethiopia, standing some 2000 feet tall and with a lava lake at the top.

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I am a Digital Artist and I live in Ithaca, NY. I have been doing photography for over 40 years and Digital Art for 15 years. My artwork is unique and varied and runs the gamut from Surrealism, Gothic, Humorous, Emotional, Pop Art etc. Please feel free to look at artwork.

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  • Tammera
    Tammeraabout 2 years ago


  • Thank You Tammera!! xo

    – David Kessler

  • Heather King
    Heather Kingabout 2 years ago

    this is one of the most beautiful haunting piece I have seen in a long while
    beautiful work David!!!

  • Thank You Heather, that is very high praise. I will have a big smile on my face all day today! hugs, David

    – David Kessler

  • dorina costras
    dorina costrasabout 2 years ago

    It is really remarkable, David!

  • Very sweet of you to say Dorina!! Thank You very, very much!

    – David Kessler

  • Heather King
    Heather Kingabout 2 years ago

    well i’m glad you’ll have a big smile on your face all day♥
    that makes me very happy
    truly a breath taking work of art David!

  • BIG :))

    – David Kessler

  • deborah zaragoza
    deborah zaragozaabout 2 years ago

    Excellent Image! 11/08/2012,
    Absolutely gorgeous work of art and creativity!
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  • Thank You Deborah, you add meaning to my creativity!!!

    – David Kessler

  • Hugh Fathers
    Hugh Fathersabout 2 years ago

    Excellent!! . . .

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