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Video Links

Purchase Open Air, a film by Adam Sekuler about a CEOLP cremation.
At the only open-air cremation site in the United States, encircled by mountains, a torch is lit at the altar surrounded by ninety people, a family lights the fire that consumes their loved one’s body, sending billows of smoke into the blue sky of dawn. This twenty-minute video depicts Crestone’s open air cremations.

Slideshow of open air Cremation in Crestone Colorado 2014 by Rodney Volkmar

The Transition,2002 passing and open air cremation of Laverne Howell by Rodney Volkmar

Freely Usable Photo Links

As a long time resident of Crestone and involved with the community, close to Howells and LaVerne- naturally documented her cremation.
Held at sanctuary House before  CEOLP’s was established.
The second family directed cremation in Crestone. Later, after establishing of CEOLP’s legal cremation Site, Rodney photographed several cremations of close friends.