>>>“The power of nature”

“The power of nature”

That is the title of this photograph of Colima Volcano, Mexico, taking third prize in the Nature category of the World Press Photo awards. Known as the volcano of fire, eruptions from this active volcano are a spectacular sight to behold from neighbouring municipalities like Comala, Cuauhtémoc, Tuxpan and Zapotitlán.

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