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Forum: Tank Journals   11-09-2015, 01:31 AM
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Posted By DaveFish
Lagoon photo shoot!

Lagoon photo shoot!
Forum: Home Page News   11-09-2015, 01:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,110
Posted By DaveFish
I agree, it is easier to set up your CO2 levels,...

I agree, it is easier to set up your CO2 levels, dosing routine, and then make your light the determining factor, and you sometimes have to increase. Just recently I started using the new Halo leds...
Forum: Photography   11-08-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 869
Posted By DaveFish
Just watch all of the hundreds of step by step...

Just watch all of the hundreds of step by step aquascaping videos on YT, threads on here, and look to nature. I do have a video where I talk about ways to achieve linear perspective etc... It is my...
Forum: Photography   11-07-2015, 11:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 869
Posted By DaveFish
You set your camera for 10 seconds and hold a...

You set your camera for 10 seconds and hold a blow dryer above the tank to get the ripple effect. Usually when doing photos you use more light than usual. I suppose it could, but it makes my tank...
Forum: Photography   11-07-2015, 11:21 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 9,838
Posted By DaveFish
looks great!

looks great!
Forum: Photography   11-07-2015, 11:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 869
Posted By DaveFish
"Lagoon" photo shoot

Here is what it looks like when I do photos. I am by no means the best photographer, or have the best camera for photos, but I supplement with a desk lamp that you cannot see, a Finnex ray II for the...
Forum: Tank Journals   11-07-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 17,871
Posted By DaveFish
looking awesome!! Do you have to trim the moss a...

looking awesome!! Do you have to trim the moss a lot to keep it so low?
Forum: Tank Journals   11-07-2015, 10:39 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,335
Posted By DaveFish
I have a video on YT, the "new nature aquarium"...

I have a video on YT, the "new nature aquarium" video and it shows the bare hardscape.

Bump: here are some current pics of the tank!
http://i.imgur.com/uEoJjK3.jpg
http://i.imgur.com/HSsXlDT.jpg...
Forum: Tank Journals   10-01-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,099
Posted By DaveFish
Looks pretty radical! I like the slope and...

Looks pretty radical! I like the slope and contours of the tank. Is it a custom acrylic? 40 gallon sump! My tank is only 40 gallons. LOL
Forum: Tank Journals   10-01-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 17,871
Posted By DaveFish
Looks fantastic! I really like the stick idea. I...

Looks fantastic! I really like the stick idea. I guess it helps so you don't get glue on your rocks. And the mini parva would look awesome in a bunch. I wish I had some.
Forum: Tank Journals   10-01-2015, 02:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,335
Posted By DaveFish
Thanks Mike, and glad you like it man!

Thanks Mike, and glad you like it man!
Forum: Tank Journals   10-01-2015, 02:37 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,335
Posted By DaveFish
Red face Thanks for checkin' in. Bump: Thanks!...

Thanks for checkin' in.

Bump:

Thanks! haha, I actually use the Envy trace fertilizer!

Bump:

Thanks, with lower bicarbonate levels. I only do 2bps second. And I have an inline diffuser,...
Forum: Tank Journals   09-30-2015, 01:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,335
Posted By DaveFish
Moved update pics to front page!

Moved update pics to front page!
Forum: Fertilizers and Water Parameters   09-29-2015, 06:29 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 973
Posted By DaveFish
Potassium Bicarbonate buffer: Make a 300g...

Potassium Bicarbonate buffer:

Make a 300g per 1 liter solution.

dose 30ml per 40 US gallons / 151 liters to raise KH by 2 degrees (dKH) = 36ppm

Recommended levels are between 2.8-5.6 dKH or...
Forum: Tank Journals   09-26-2015, 01:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 889
Posted By DaveFish
Love it! Outstanding scape for a low tech! I...

Love it! Outstanding scape for a low tech! I think I saw this on the planted tank group on Facebook?
Forum: Tank Journals   09-26-2015, 01:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,934
Posted By DaveFish
Looking great so far! Great rock work. Or maybe...

Looking great so far! Great rock work. Or maybe try removing the small rock on the front right, and slightly moving the front center rock up the slope a little. The front rocks seem to be all on the...
Forum: Tank Journals   09-26-2015, 01:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,335
Posted By DaveFish
Thanks! I just super glue it on the wood and...

Thanks! I just super glue it on the wood and don't touch it or trim it if you want it to grow really thick or in a mound. Of course trim if you want to keep it low. Most of the time it needs not...
Forum: Tank Journals   09-24-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,335
Posted By DaveFish
Thanks for checking out the journal. Bump: ...

Thanks for checking out the journal.

Bump:

Thanks, glad you like it. I do have this video that shows what the hardscape looked like at the very beginning. This hardscape has actually been...
Forum: Tank Journals   09-24-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,335
Posted By DaveFish
I rip it up into individual stems. Whether they...

I rip it up into individual stems. Whether they are upside down or rightside up it doesn't matter, considering it grows all crazy... Just plant each individual stem. This was the fastest I ever...
Forum: Tank Journals   09-24-2015, 04:28 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,335
Posted By DaveFish
Thanks, it is turning out to be a pretty fun...

Thanks, it is turning out to be a pretty fun tank. Just keep going. I definitely did not have beginners luck, and have progressively gotten better. I spent a lot of time fighting algae, and learning...
Forum: Tank Journals   09-23-2015, 10:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,335
Posted By DaveFish
haha, just some reflection and slight dust algae...

haha, just some reflection and slight dust algae on the sand.

Bump:

The tank is a 40 breeder 36"x18"x17". Yes, you are correct about the plants. Blyxa on top left with red tips, Riccardia...
Forum: Tank Journals   09-23-2015, 07:08 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,335
Posted By DaveFish
Riccardia, Monte, Fissidens. "Diving Deep"

Recently did a large rescape on my tank. 2 weeks after 75% rescape. Monte Carlo carpeted in 2 weeks! Such an awesome easy plant to use! Plant List: Cyprus helferi, Blyxa japonica, Riccardia (mini...
Forum: Aquascaping   09-05-2015, 05:43 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 8,795
Posted By DaveFish
On this scape I was using an ahsupply 3x54 watt...

On this scape I was using an ahsupply 3x54 watt retro fit into my canopy.
Each bulb has its own full size parabolic reflector, and the bulbs were Tri-phosphor bulbs from ahsupply.com. 3-6-10K bulbs....
Forum: Aquascaping   09-04-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 8,795
Posted By DaveFish
Yeah, these tanks are a pain to scape. I finally...

Yeah, these tanks are a pain to scape. I finally got rid of my 55 gallon just last week! And the really nice stand, but I couldn't stand it any longer. lol
Forum: Aquascaping   09-04-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 8,795
Posted By DaveFish
Thanks yo! It was a fun tank, and it had tons of...

Thanks yo! It was a fun tank, and it had tons of MTS! LOL
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