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Forum: Tank Journals 01-10-2011, 06:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 886
Posted By paradise
Evolution of the wood tree: Got it in...

Evolution of the wood tree:

Got it in Downtown LA Flower District, this is what it looked like:
http://comicsandcards.net/images/new48/new48tank-01.jpg

First Trim (not enough, but better redo...
Forum: Tank Journals 01-10-2011, 06:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 886
Posted By paradise
New tank journal : Tree design (i know, how original)

This is my first new tank in a long time, not trying to be avant garde, just a tank to enjoy. The goal is to have a pristine look, with ZERO equipment in the tank. The filter is drilled through...
Forum: The Lounge & Introductions 08-14-2007, 07:34 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 30,343
Posted By paradise
Me too, I got a ton of stuff, still have much of...

Me too, I got a ton of stuff, still have much of it packaged. $150 get a TON of stuff from Seachem.
Forum: Tank Journals 07-11-2007, 10:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 753
Posted By paradise
Well, #2 was taken in a photo tank, where the...

Well, #2 was taken in a photo tank, where the whole depth before the plants behind the glass were, was around 1.5". That is why the moss came out so well. I agree it's a tad busy but it's mono...
Forum: Tank Journals 07-11-2007, 06:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 753
Posted By paradise
thanks, guys. Doug, Canon 5d, 100mm 2.8 macro,...

thanks, guys. Doug, Canon 5d, 100mm 2.8 macro, wireless flashes.
Forum: Tank Journals 07-11-2007, 12:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 753
Posted By paradise
Some new Killifish photos

Got some interesting fish to take photos of, so here are a few examples of what I got:

http://egfoto.com/gallery/aqua/Community%20Fish/Killies/thuan_killie_01.jpg
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Forum: Substrate 05-05-2007, 05:39 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,966
Posted By paradise
Hmm, read the post right above yours. Marc has...

Hmm, read the post right above yours. Marc has had it for 2 years and is telling you what to do, but you are waiting because someone who JUST added it to the tank is having a situation. And, btw...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-27-2007, 08:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,763
Posted By paradise
He's about 8-9" TL. He is in a 180g planted...

He's about 8-9" TL. He is in a 180g planted tank along with another one his size and 5 juvies, plus some Columbian Tetras and a ton of corydoras. A pair is good in a 60g. They need fine sand, to...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-27-2007, 07:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,763
Posted By paradise
ha ha, Raul, just noticed it too. There are...

ha ha, Raul, just noticed it too.

There are so many of them in the tank (about 30-40, who really knows) that I can't get a shot of any fish w/out them being in the shot, unless the fish are...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-27-2007, 04:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,763
Posted By paradise
Nightstop, no, not aggressive at all, big, but...

Nightstop, no, not aggressive at all, big, but zero aggression.

Jessica, yeah, about 2 dozen in the tank, they are big.

mac, he is secure in his "metrosexual" beauty
Forum: Tank Journals 04-27-2007, 08:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,763
Posted By paradise
ha ha, I am actually in Porter Ranch too, right...

ha ha, I am actually in Porter Ranch too, right above the golf course :) What r u doing in Finland of all places?
Forum: Tank Journals 04-27-2007, 08:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,763
Posted By paradise
Update on my Geophagus Altifrons male

Took a photo of my big male, someone on another site reminded me I needed to update. He's SUCH a stud :)

http://egfoto.com/gallery/aqua/Cichlids/Geophagus/Altifrons/geo_altifrons_male01.jpg
Forum: Other Websites 04-24-2007, 08:18 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 515
Posted By paradise
My gallery site: Free too look...

But if you want to buy a print, every photo is available. Shopping cart built in.

http://EGFoto.com
Forum: Tank Journals 04-22-2007, 11:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,104
Posted By paradise
There are a lot of ways to achieve the same thing...

There are a lot of ways to achieve the same thing in Photoshop, and the photos are not judged by what method you used, or how much (or little) time you spent on it. They are judged on the final...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-21-2007, 01:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,740
Posted By paradise
correct, all lowlight, tons of anubias, crypts...

correct, all lowlight, tons of anubias, crypts and narrow leaf java fern. There is also a TON of fish, probably close to 50 or more.
Forum: Tank Journals 04-20-2007, 11:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,740
Posted By paradise
Here is my 180g, it's about 2-3 months ago, so...

Here is my 180g, it's about 2-3 months ago, so it's even better now:

http://www.egfoto.com/gallery/aqua/Aquarium%20Shots/180g-tank-01.jpg
Forum: Substrate 04-20-2007, 08:39 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,966
Posted By paradise
Like Ian, I have planted and replanted 100s of...

Like Ian, I have planted and replanted 100s of blyxa stems which are pretty invasive and several hundred Rotala stems, and have changed the COMPLETE layout including moving big rocks twice now, and...
Forum: Tank Journals 04-20-2007, 07:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,104
Posted By paradise
Not true. Look at how amano shoots and you can...

Not true. Look at how amano shoots and you can see he does not need it. Amano uses real studio strobes to illuminate the whole area, including the background, with a quick burst of light. That is...
Forum: Substrate 04-20-2007, 02:54 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,966
Posted By paradise
Raul, NO it does not need to be changed every 2...

Raul, NO it does not need to be changed every 2 years, and that link you provide is an extreme case, Tom knows it is, because of many reasons including:

1. A huge size tank where they had to...
Forum: Substrate 04-20-2007, 01:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 554
Posted By paradise
If you belong to a club, talk to the organizers...

If you belong to a club, talk to the organizers about doing a group buy. Jeff will give 10% off a club group buy order. That is the best deal you can get. And the more you get, the better shipping...
Forum: Substrate 04-20-2007, 01:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,111
Posted By paradise
I have said it many times, look for 3M...

I have said it many times, look for 3M Colorquartz. Clean and very very small pebbles, not abraisive, inert and very easy to work with, completely prewashed, too.
Forum: Substrate 04-20-2007, 01:06 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,846
Posted By paradise
Tom, Amano does use AS in his big tank at home. ...

Tom, Amano does use AS in his big tank at home. We just watched the presentation and it does have aquasoil in the tank.
Forum: Substrate 04-20-2007, 12:55 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,966
Posted By paradise
Tom I never said you MUST or even SHOULD use PS. ...

Tom I never said you MUST or even SHOULD use PS. I just suggested a method of placement. Re-read the post. I use it because people whose opinions I respect said it was something to use. I have...
Forum: Substrate 04-19-2007, 11:38 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,966
Posted By paradise
Agree with Ian, use a metal mesh, and lay it only...

Agree with Ian, use a metal mesh, and lay it only where you need it, i.e. back of the tank. Then if you do a slope from front to back, it will be in the thicker area, and not in the foreground...
Forum: Substrate 04-19-2007, 10:43 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,966
Posted By paradise
hmm, I live in LA , I have hard water, I use...

hmm, I live in LA , I have hard water, I use aquasoil and no plants ever ever melted on me, I can't stop them from growing. It's all about knowing how to do it initially. I was taught correctly...
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