I went to get my camera - the fly still on my daughter, not scared at all by the "bebete" (French for little bug / insect) - and came back to take a few shots. This one is my preferred one, and one of the few with focus spot on on the eye:
|"Portrait of an Hoverfly" (c) Gilles Royer 2014|
I also posted it on my +500px gallery under the following link:
This was a great opportunity to take a macro shot of that fly, otherwise, I don't know how to get those close-ups of flying insects - they don't stay very long on one spot!
If you have any tips on how to take insect macros, please share them!