Like when I asked Amano how much his behemoth cost him, "I'm not sure".
Selma was just one of the folks I met, there are others but I don't pretend to know nor get into that scene much. I have a lot of passion for what I do, I assume many of the other folks there do as well.
That was one underlying theme with everyone there.
Louis Vuitton is the theme for the room and had his purse leather all over the walls along with leather and use of the driftwood left over pieces.
At this point I just want the tank to grow, get some fish and bio going, then I'll redo some of the more minor things later and get the old D200 Nikon out and get some serious pics in Dec or so.
I know the client can keep the CO2 in super shape now and the flow patterns are optimized and hidden entirely now. Now a wood hunt is on for the perfect piece to balance the right side.
The water change is fairly quick for 50%, about 2 hours total time, of which trimming etc can be done at low water. He's going to do 2x a week and run the 5 microns after the 50' micron mech filters.
That, some carbon, lots of KNO3/KH2PO4, TMG, MgSO4 will do the rest at 2x a week for now, 3x when the tank gets going faster and the water changes are less frequent.
Pretty much basic EI with ADA AS.
Anubias are doing very well and leaves are clean, they are rooting rapidly under the high light also.