Like the Mac fans out there, unboxing an awesome piece of hardware is special. That’s what this post is about. No, it’s not my latest Apple gadget although it’s just as cool for planted tank hobbysts. Heck, for aquarists in general. It’s the latest EcoTech Marine Radion LED pendant. I throw in my thoughts on unboxing the MP10 Vortech wavemaker … Read More
Just wrapped up a talk with Robert Hudson of Aqua Botanic Radio. We had fun talking about Cryptocoryne. Go listen to the cryptocoryne talk.
As I’ve said before, an aquascape is as much about what is outside the glass box as what is inside. Rich’s (Uptown193) awesome “peekaboo” setup is a great example of what I mean. As you can see above, Rich’s ADA 60P looks great. He’s obviously a talented aquascaper. However, and with all due respect to his aquascaping skills, I love … Read More
The April 2012 version of the online Aqua Journal is out and this one is packed full of knowledge and inspiration for the aspiring aquascaper. Amano goes through layout techniques that I think will help any aquascaper perfect their craft. Go check it out!
Our friends at AQA Espai Aquaris Naturals will be hosting the first ever (to my knowledge) aquascaping course for those of you in Barcelona. The class will be given by one of Spain’s best known and talented aquascapers, Jordi Pelegrí. This is a fantastic idea and should be copied by other vendors in other countries. Getting people into our hobby … Read More
Our friends at Definite Aquascape TV have a great video of nano cubes from Zoo Expo 2011. I have no idea what is being said but the eye candy is great. Big thanks to them!
There are aquascapers and then there are AQUASCAPERS. Check out Felipe Oliveira whip out the power tools!
Aquascape TV interview with George Farmer. I really like what they are doing with UKAPS. We need more of that in the US. Enjoy!
There are many aquascapers but there are few aquascapers that influence the planted aquarium hobby on a global scale. This is my humble attempt to honor their work by curating an up-to-date list for all to see. So, here it is. The definitive list of the 10 most influential aquascapers in the world. 1. Takashi Amano – Japan This is … Read More