Molted insect shell

Old man molt.

The whole “molting” thing is fascinating to me. Tired of your skin? That flesh that holds you all together? No problem, just chill out for a bit to push it away from your body, and then emerge from that with a new fresh set of skin, clean and smooth.

I guess humans can kind of do that when they get a sunburn as bad as I did at a Tough Mudder event a few years ago, but I recall it being a bit less than pleasant.

I took this with my 70-200mm lens, shooting at 1/60 and f7.1 with an ISO of 1800

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