Here's a little bonus for today:
For inspiration, I've attached an unexpected photograph. For Nature Aquarium, many people look to pictures like:
While this can of course work for inspiration, it's much better to equate Nature Aquarium to an extremely micro scale, I find my best inspiration in the weeds outside.
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