Photo Details

Photo detail

March 31, 2010

Trixie Anders, shown here in 2005, photographed the deadly cloud of superheated ash, rock and gas out the back window of a Jeep as her husband floored it on May 18, 1980. She had the idea that, if they didn’t survive, someone at least might recover her camera. “It’s weird when something like that happens you’re immediately terrified, and then you just do something rational,” she said.