16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
A cicada emerging from its old underground life as it begins its new above ground life.

This was a once in a lifetime shot for me as I witnessed a newly hatched cicada brimming with rainbow colors emerging from its underground shell to begin its new life above ground.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Fairhope, Alabama, United States of America
Copyright: © Susan Allison Lee