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post #31 of 55 (permalink) Old 01-06-2013, 07:09 AM
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amazing photography and beautiful shrimp
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post #32 of 55 (permalink) Old 01-07-2013, 03:34 AM Thread Starter
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amazing photography and beautiful shrimp
gee thank. SURFS UP
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post #33 of 55 (permalink) Old 01-07-2013, 04:14 AM
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i would love to have one that dark blue maybe when i win the lottery lol
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post #34 of 55 (permalink) Old 01-07-2013, 05:14 AM
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I got this tiny little seed shrimp in on some moss from a member too and now they are in 2 of my tanks. They do not do anything but feed on my moss in my pfr red tiger tank. I wish I never got them


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no wonder my green moss is half beige , hahaah, looks like blue daphnia aliens, gotta move house soon then.
Blue seed shrimp?! Hmmmm

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post #36 of 55 (permalink) Old 01-07-2013, 02:59 PM
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When there is not enough food for them the tend to chew on the moss. I hate them!

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post #37 of 55 (permalink) Old 01-07-2013, 03:26 PM
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I probably have asked before but can't find it, what camera/lens do you use for these pictures? Also, do you use a flash? if you do, is the flash place on top of the tank?
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I'd love to see a full tank shot!
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Whatever it is, they seem pretty dang happy with it. Frankly, the more I get into shrimp, the more I realize that K.I.S.S. really is the golden rule with them.
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Yes I agree with KISS, just like in sales, Keep it simple stupide!

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post #41 of 55 (permalink) Old 01-07-2013, 06:36 PM
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cheap old canon g9 with magnifying glass on macro mode, with bright flashlight on top of tank cover. and a stool chair tripod.
I have a sony f828 and just got a raynox dcr 150, will find a cheap flash to see if I can do a half decent job comparing to yours ;-)

Do you set up the flash on tank cover as the slave or your camera can trigger it with an extension? It's hard to find a flash that my sony can trigger directly, thinking to get a slave to be triggered by the on-camera flash, wondering how you set it up.

Seriously thinking to get a sony nex 6 and get a macro lens for it, but sony only has a 30mm macro lens for the nex series. Would like something > 60mm...
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These look so awesome! Blue shrimp varieties are my favorite!

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Nice and simple really does do the trick!
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DRRROOOOOOOLLLLLLLLL

Have mercy! These look so AMAZING!
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