Elementals: Earth

Challenge #20 in the "Breaking Glass" series. Hosted by CharlesB58.
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Elementals are magical beings made up of the basic elements of creation. For this challenge, put your creativity and PP skills to work producing an image which embodies the idea of an Earth Elemental.
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Volcanic Primoidial Soup
by Owbewan
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Sulfurous growth in the boiling caldera of the Tangkuban Perahu volcano, West Java, Indonesia. Is this what Darwin imagined?
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Submitted: Tuesday, 23rd November, 2010 07:39 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 17th October, 2009
Focal length: 70 mm
Shutter speed: 1/125 sec
Aperture: F9
ISO: 200
Notes: Filtered out the misty, evil smelling steam that permeates everything
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