Beautiful bermuda! I judged a planted tank show!
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > Sponsors > Invertebrates by Msjinkzd


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-23-2012, 03:12 AM   #1
msjinkzd
Rachel O'Leary
 
msjinkzd's Avatar
 
PTrader: (205/100%)
Join Date: May 2007
Location: mount wolf, pa
Posts: 3,836
Send a message via AIM to msjinkzd
Default

Beautiful bermuda! I judged a planted tank show!


I just wanted to share a few links with you guys. I was blown away by the hospitality of the Bermuda club.
Here is a link to my general touristy stuff:
http://msjinkzd.com/news/visiting-be...urist-edition/
Next up, I got to present a new presentation to their club. It seemed to be really well received. I also was asked to judge their home show. They had two categories for tank design- Natural Aquarium and Design Aquarium. From how I understood it, the natural was a planted tank and the design was supposed to be based on strenght of hardscape. I blogged about it on my site, and thought you guys may be interested. Keep in mind, importation of plants is STRICTLY prohibited here, so all aquascape materials have to come from other people on teh island. What they did with limited resources is amazing. Also note, there is only captured freshwater available on the island- most water changes are not done weekly, as drinking water, bathing water, etc have to come first. The depth and skill of the aquascapers was amazing to me! They certainly got some good results!
http://msjinkzd.com/news/visting-ber...-fish-edition/
Tomorrow I hope to finish my blogging with a post about the public aquarium and zoo.
msjinkzd is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-24-2012, 05:20 AM   #2
150EH
Planted Tank Guru
 
150EH's Avatar
 
PTrader: (27/100%)
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Churchton, Maryland
Posts: 5,370
Default

Nice photos, those are great tanks from limited resources!! I'm just guessing that you had a blast on this trip?
150EH is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-24-2012, 01:48 PM   #3
msjinkzd
Rachel O'Leary
 
msjinkzd's Avatar
 
PTrader: (205/100%)
Join Date: May 2007
Location: mount wolf, pa
Posts: 3,836
Send a message via AIM to msjinkzd
Default

Yes, I really did
msjinkzd is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-24-2012, 02:01 PM   #4
frrok
Wannabe Guru
 
frrok's Avatar
 
PTrader: (10/100%)
Join Date: May 2011
Location: Rockaway Beach, NY
Posts: 1,507
Default

that looks like an awesome trip... Looks like a passionate club despite the limitedness of plants. did you go to the beach at all? there are great waves in bermuda. I was planning on going this year but decided on nicaragua instead.
__________________
The Fraternity of Dirt #11
Wabi-kusa Pimp #6

25cm Cube

ADA MINI-M Journal

ADA MINI-M REDUX
frrok is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 05-24-2012, 03:33 PM   #5
msjinkzd
Rachel O'Leary
 
msjinkzd's Avatar
 
PTrader: (205/100%)
Join Date: May 2007
Location: mount wolf, pa
Posts: 3,836
Send a message via AIM to msjinkzd
Default

No, I didn't go to the beach. Most native Bermudians do not hit the beach until after the 24th of May holiday (incidentally, today). teh weather was also pretty gray when I was there (unusual for this time of year). I hope to go back to visit the club again, next time AFTER the 24th of May so I can do some boating and beach time.
msjinkzd is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Planted Tank Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 02:42 PM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012