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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Bumblebee in flight
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Handheld macro - no flash. Taken in my garden. Chive tastes fine - but it also looks nice if flowering. Bumblebees like it, too.
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Submitted: Wednesday, 14th August, 2013 17:50 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 9th June, 2013
Focal length: 105 mm
Shutter speed: 1/400 sec
Aperture: F11
ISO: 800
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