Just when we think we’ve seen every imaginable drone video of Iceland’s volcano, something new comes along that – like the volcano itself – is red hot. And this one reflects how the volcano is like a shape-shifter, ever-changing and unpredictable.
We’ve seen no shortage of drone video from Iceland’s amazing Fagradalsfjall volcano. We’ve seen a Mavic 2 Pro that nearly melted but kept on flying. We’ve seen a DJI FPV drone flown to its doom. And, if you check out those stories… you’ll find we’ve had other stories as well. All of them, in their own way, are different.
And so is this one.
Drone video of massive lava “lake” at volcano
Part of the reason we keep an eye out for these videos is because different pilots have different approaches. Some are intent on getting as close as they can to the molten crater, while others focus on the big picture from higher altitudes. Some fly FPV, while others use standard drones. All techniques produce different…