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 landing
by petegiu
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Submitted: Wednesday, 14th August, 2013 11:07 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 20th July, 2012
Focal length: 110 mm
Shutter speed: 1/500 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 100
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