64 Litre Shrimp Tank: Complete

In a previous post: Replacing the Dennerle Shrimp Tank I talked about how I was going to replace my 30 Litre Dennerle Shrimp Tank with a new larger tank. My old 64 litre shrimp tank. Well, it’s complete. This is the shrimp tank setup. With photos and a video time lapse of me doing the whole … Continue reading 64 Litre Shrimp Tank: Complete

New Diamond Tetras

It took me ages to capture these macro shots of my Diamond Tetras, I should have a video up soon! Edit: Video below My new 140 litre tank with my two canister filters, 9 Ember Tetras and 6 panda corys came up as 1000% filtrated when entered into aqua advisors calculator. This means I was … Continue reading New Diamond Tetras

My new 4ft fish tank: Complete

Read all posts about my new 4ft fish tank. Having only been in my new house for two weeks I still haven’t had my internet setup. This has gave me the opportunity to set up my new 4ft fish tank, and obsessively mess about with it. I posted before that I wanted the new tank to … Continue reading My new 4ft fish tank: Complete

More photos of my new rimless aquarium & rescape

When cleaning out my main tank (64 Litres) I took the lid off so I could get into it, and noticed how nice it would be if it was a rimless aquarium. See previous post for more detail A few days later I pulled out the big piece of driftwood that was shaped like a tree, … Continue reading More photos of my new rimless aquarium & rescape

Making my aqaurium, rimless, with a cheap LED lighting unit

When recently taking the big plastic lid off my aquarium I realised how nice, and modern the tank looked without it, as a rimless aquarium. It is a kind of old-fashioned tank design, having those big plastic hoods with the built in lights that come with an aquarium. However, removing the lid meant no light … Continue reading Making my aqaurium, rimless, with a cheap LED lighting unit

Nano Shrimp Tank: Plant update & photos of the shrimp

Now that the Shrimp have settled in, and are coming out for food I thought Id get some nice shots. I dropped in one pellet of food, about half the size of a pea. Five or Six Shrimp started crawling out of the plants and all bunched up over it. This is a great sign … Continue reading Nano Shrimp Tank: Plant update & photos of the shrimp

90mm Tamron Macro Lens for my Canon

This is a second Tamron lens that Iv bought now. The other lens was 70-300mm and as it was labeled ‘macro’ I bought it, turns out it wasn’t right for what I wanted it for. I wanted a proper macro lens for taking close ups of the fish and shrimp. I had a lengthy conversation with … Continue reading 90mm Tamron Macro Lens for my Canon

Plant progress and new plants in the main tank

Bought some more plants from my local fish store today, for my main tank, and thought I’d show some plant progress. After looking at my Shrimp tank and how much of a forest it is, my main tank looked a bit bare. So I bought a few more plants that should really pack the tank … Continue reading Plant progress and new plants in the main tank