Surreal Images from the California Wildfires

LA County Battalion 13 Captain Victor Correa helps put out hotspot in a neighborhood razed by the Woolsey Fire on Harvester road in Malibu. Marcus Yam/Los Angeles Times
Roger Kelton searches through the remains of his mother-in-law’s home leveled by the Woolsey Fire in the southern California city of Agoura Hills. AP Photo/Jae C. Hong
A halloween decoration remains at a burned home after the Camp Fire tore through Paradise, Calif. JOSH EDELSON/AFP/Getty Images
Firefighters douse burning embers off Kanan Dume Road which cuts across the mountains to Malibu. FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images
Charred remains of a mobile home park burned in the Camp Fire in Paradise, Calif. AP Photo/John Locher
Cafe tables and umbrellas stand idle as the remains of Mama Celeste’s Gastropub and Pizzeria lie in ruins after wildfires devastated the area in Paradise, Calif. REUTERS/Sharon Bernstein
A scorched car rests by gas pumps near Pulga, Calif. AP Photo/Noah Berger
A set of stairs sits among ruins after wildfires devastated an area in Paradise, Calif. REUTERS/Sharon Bernstein
A deer walks past a destroyed home on Orrin Lane after a wildfire burned through Paradise, Calif. AP Photo/Noah Berger
Yuba and Butte County Sheriff officers inspect a burned vehicle after discovering remains nearby in Concow, Calif. JOSH EDELSON/AFP/Getty Images
Ken’s Automotive Service repair shop lies in ruins after wildfires devastated the area in Paradise, Calif. REUTERS/Sharon Bernstein
Roger Kelton searches through the remains of his mother-in-law’s home burned down by the Woolsey Fire in Agoura Hills, Calif. AP Photo/Jae C. Hong
A fire truck drives through an area burned in Paradise. AP Photo/John Locher
Sheriff’s deputies search for human remains in a neighborhood destroyed by the Camp Fire in Paradise. AP Photo/Noah Berger
The Malibu villa of German TV presenter Thomas Gottschalk lies in ruins. AP Photo/Reed Saxon
A search and rescue worker searches a pool for human remains at a trailer park burned by the Camp Fire in Paradise, Calif. AP Photo/John Locher
The remains of a luxury home stand amid burnt out tree trunks in the beachside community of Point Dume in Malibu. FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images
A resident watches from a roof as firefighters stop the forward progress of the Peak Fire in Simi Valley, Calif. Marcus Yam/Los Angeles Times
A large wildfire plume from a recent flareup near Lake Sherwood is visible from Thousand Oaks. AP Photo/Amanda Myers
A car destroyed by the Camp Fire in Paradise. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester
The remnants of a home destroyed in the Woolsey Fire along Mulholland Highway in the hills above Malibu. ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images
A view of homes destroyed by the Camp Fire in Paradise. REUTERS/Stephen Lam
A tattered American flag hangs near homes destroyed by the Camp Fire in Paradise. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester
Roger Kelton wipes his tears while searching through the remains of his mother-in-law’s home in Agoura Hills, Calif. “We saw the pictures Friday of the house on fire,” said Kelton. “We knew it was gone but still haven’t had my good cry yet. I’ve been trying to be strong for my daughter, my wife and my mother-in-law.” AP Photo
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