21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A Cicada 5 minutes from a new beginnning.

In the mountains of Santa Cruz, I found this Cicada mid way through its molting process. It was perched on an old roofing board.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Ben Lomond, California, United States of America
Copyright: © Isaac Moyer