Volcanoes - Magazine on volcanoes, eruptions and volcanism

Volcanoes are openings in the earth's crust from which lava and gases escape. Volcanic eruptions are an important part of the genesis and of our planet's ecosystem. Volcanism dominates the lives of millions people and created wide parts of the appearance of the earth.

Volcano videographer, Marc Szeglat, reports from the world of volcanoes and volcanic activity. Here you will find general information about volcanoes and volcanology. In the blog you can read latest news about eruptions, whatch photo galleries and videos of volcanoes.
Since 2015, Marc has been a board member of the "Volcanological Society e.V.".
This page is the english version of vulkane.net, which is much more extensive and appears in german language.

Volcano Pictures

Mount Etna

Paroxysm at Mount Etna.


Ocean entry on Hawaii.


Volcanic lightning at Sakurajima.

Milestones and landmarks

  • The first time on a volcano (Vesuvius) 1984
  • The first active volcano was Stromboli in 1990
  • In 1994 I made my first video recordings at the Arenal Volcano in Costa Rica
  • 2 years later Founding of Marc Szeglat Videoproduction
  • The first volcano website of Marc went online in 1997
  • 1998 first volcanic footage sold on TV
  • vulkane.net was launched in October 2000
  • Recordings of the Etna eruption 2001 went around the world
  • For the same occasion first time in front of the camera
  • In 2006, 1000 readers visited the site each month
  • 2 years later, there were 1000 visitors per day
  • On April 16, 2010, there was a visitor record with 13,249 readers
  • Long-awaited trip to Kamchatka in 2012
  • By the year 2014 Marc had climbed 40 active volcanoes worldwide
  • Foundation of the "Volcanological Society e.V." in 2015.

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