The Planted Tank Forum - View Single Post - Lighting washing out fish color?

View Single Post
post #2 of (permalink) Old 11-19-2012, 08:07 AM
Darkblade48
Moderator
 
Darkblade48's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Toronto/Singapore
Posts: 10,296
Are your fish new? The colouration of fish looking washed out could be due to a number of factors (lighting included). These might include feeding, stress, substrate (i.e. light coloured versus dark), amount of plant cover, etc.

Anthony

A Primer to Pressurized CO2 and A Primer to Planted Tanks
Eheim Pimp #362 - Eheim 2213 x2, Eheim 2028, Eheim 2217, Eheim surface skimmer and Eheim autofeeder.
Victor Pimp #33 - HPT272-125-350-4M
Darkblade48 is offline  
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome