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One Morning on Isla Holbox
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Struggling through life change

There were an exceptionally large number of cicadas molting in our area this summer. I was intrigued by the process and decided to try to capture some of it "on film". In this image the emerging adult seems to be constrained by the larval skeleton and the outcome is in doubt. Definitely reflective of my life at times...

TAGS: Cicada, Molting, Pennsylvania

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Kutztown, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Member since 2015
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© Wendy Ryan.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2017
Total Views: 25
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2017, 7:41 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D3300
Shutter Speed: 1/59
ISO: ISO400
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