Top 10 Most Dramatic Footage of Natural Disasters Caught on Camera

You never know when disaster is going to strike. but sometimes cameras capture the drama and devastation. For this list, we’re looking at the most extraordinary footage of adverse natural events caught on camera. WatchMojo counts down the Top 10 Most Dramatic Footage of Natural Disasters. Which Natural disaster caught on camera shocked you the most? Any we should have included?

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  1. These are all the natural disasters in order
    forest fire
    earthquake and Avalanche
    volcanic lightning and landslide
    2011 tsunami

  2. the fact that you thought it was a good idea to take natural disasters and rank them from one to ten is one of the most morbid things in the world, however I am trying to find great footage of disasters for an art project so at least its still helpful

  3. I live in california so i was there when the california fire hit in 2017. Where i lived was close ish to the fires. Tons of smoke. Lots of day without the sun….

  4. Mt. St. Helens, largest landslide ever recorded in history, not even shown on a video of "caught on camera" disasters. That's probably some of the most "dramatic footage" ever shot.

  5. I was in the California tubs fires. Two blocks from loosing my house. Ever since then we’ve had fires in California every year. What’s even more traumatizing pg n e would shut off our power, our phones would die and we would be caught in a cold smoky house with no technology. To get a little juice in our phones we would charge them in the car to see where the fire was. I no longer can sleep without a light on