Flies

Challenge #57 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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Yes, this challenge is giving flies (Order Diptera) the opportunity to show their talents??? and redeem themselves in the eyes of the public who just see them as pests needing to be swatted or sprayed. You may enter any type of flies, (order Diptera) whether they are house flies, hover flies, robber flies, time flies, even mosquitoes and gnats, (which are in the same family). The flies should be outside, on flowers, leaves, buzzing around, or just doing what they do; NOT under studio lights. NO bees, beetles, bugs, dragonflies, (which aren't flies) or other insects. Macro and close-up shots welcome. Refer to http://bugguide.net/node/view/55/bgpage?from=0 for more information. Size: MAXIMUM 1,600px on LONGER SIDE
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Blowfly
stretching ..
Mating flies
Robber Fly Laying Eggs
Robber fly lay in wait
Robber fly 2
Golden Fly.
Lunch On The Wing
Wait for lunch
Did you just call me a pest!
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Fly resting
Fat 'n' Sassy
hoverfly
Hungry fly
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Louie The Fly
Robber Fly
Native Drone Fly
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