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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 03-18-2011, 06:10 PM Thread Starter
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03.18.11 - Discus & Friends

Haven't done a real photoshoot in a while, so I had to put the camera to work! And I should have cleaned the glass better before shooting!! Just a few pics of my wild discus from John/Snookn and the other tank inhabitants.

For those wondering, pics were taken with a Nikon D90, Nikon 17-55mm f/2.8, and a SB-900 speedlight. Enjoy!

~ Jose

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Those discus are gorgeous. Wild types are still my favorites. Great photos.

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155 gallon (low tech) planted (not at the moment, after removing the Eco-Complete) Discus aquarium with 3D AquaTerra background, started in July 2010. EcoComplete substrate is now gone, replaced with sand, Rena XP3 and XP4 for filtration, Catalina 35" T5HO retrofit - 2x39 watt (two units) mounted in overhead canopy. Link to my journal for the 155.
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Wow insanely beautiful... nice pics!

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Good photography clearly illustrates how good discus actually look in person.
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Very nice Jose! I love the shot with the Wild, Corys and shrimp.

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dude those discus are like nom nom nomin on the worms!

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i know this thread is a few months old, but i love these pics. beautiful discs
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