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Old 02-19-2013, 05:18 PM   #1
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something about sunlight...


..makes shrimp look so nice
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Old 02-22-2013, 07:54 PM   #2
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man, THAT IS THE TRUTH
the ugliest cherry shrimp i had got put in a little container with some frogbit and amazonia
it sits in the sun for 12 hours a day, and recieves a water change per moth
It is my most beautiful cherry shrimp.... who woulda thought
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Old 02-23-2013, 06:41 AM   #3
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Nothing better than when a tank hits its' few hours of direct sunlight, the plants and shrimp just pop!
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Old 02-24-2013, 08:51 AM   #4
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Wow. i am honestly surprised. Never thought i'd be jealous of a little shrimpy guy like that.

Love shadows though! they have such aesthetic quality.
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Old 02-24-2013, 09:21 AM   #5
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Ah.. Sunlight!
200+ watts per gal and free dappling.
Pearling with no CO2, UV skimming.
Best lighting I never bought!

No wonder the shrimp is glowing.
That ivy looking stuff looks cool as well.
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Old 02-27-2013, 01:17 AM   #6
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I love shooting my tanks when the sun is hitting them. Fish too look better in sunlight too. Nice shots.
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Old 03-06-2013, 12:19 AM   #7
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Thanks all, I just can't wait for Spring. Bumping with more sunlit cellphone pics...



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