Insects in Flight #2

Challenge #208 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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This is a repeat of a popular 2013 challenge, so here's your opportunity to show us your latest captures of amazing insects with their wings in action, displaying their beauty, colours, and speed. The insects should be flying around in their natural environment. Macro and close-up shots welcome. Size: MAXIMUM 1,600px on LONGER SIDE. Make sure your entry is 1,600px MAXIMUM on its longer side. DPR does NOT resize your photos for you. You need to do this yourself BEFORE you enter a challenge. Entrants with oversize photos will not be invited to re-submit them. Ensure the correct size the first time.
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Insect Predators Face Off
Honey Bee and Flower
Brown veined white
Common Hawker
Searching for insects
Flitting from flower to flower...!
Giant Darner in Flight
Dragonfly in flight
Hover fly
Hoverflies
Monarch in Flight
Demoiselles
A-Flight
Butterfly in flight
Fly Over
Broad-bordered Bee Hawk-moth
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Bee in Flight
1,600px MAXIMUM
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