Insects in Flight

Challenge #59 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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Here's your chance to show us these amazing insects with their wings in action. showing off 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.
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Dragonfly at Teufelssee (Devil's Lake) near Potsdam
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Submitted: Monday, 12th August, 2013 21:01 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 19th September, 2010
Focal length: 100 mm
Shutter speed: 1/125 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 500
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