Icelander Sean Stiegemeier was frustrated at the various “mediocre” photos of the volcano that stopped Europe and decided he wanted to turn what has been somewhat of a nightmare into a thing of beauty.

This video is nothing short of incredible. Sit back, expand to full screen, turn up the volume and be mesmerized.

Music: Jónsi – Kolniður (jonsi.com)
Filmed on a Canon 5d mkII