****Brand new AQUASCAPE forum****

Discussion in 'Aquascape Discussion' started by mdbannister, May 1, 2018.

  1. mdbannister

    mdbannister Ahh...the Reef Life Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter Photo of the Month Award R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor

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    Hi everyone! Welcome to our brand new AQUASCAPE DISCUSSION forum!!!

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    We're really excited about this forum, and we hope it will fill up with great tips, discussions, questions, and of course LOTS of photos of aquascapes! Aquascaping is (at least) as much an art as it is a science, and there's a lot to learn about how to get the desired aesthetic effect, function, and real estate out of your scape. Be sure to share your journey with us here, and we'll all advance together!

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    WHAT WE NEED: Some great experienced aquascapers to subscribe to this forum and help out with the questions and tips that will populate this forum.

    WHAT YOU CAN DO:
    1. Post your questions, musings, and tips here. START SOME THREADS!
    2. Subscribe to the NEW aquascape hashtags that can be used to alert you to new questions or posts about aquascapes: #greatscape #aquascapeart #scapewizard
    3. Use these hashtags to either encourage or call for help.
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  2. NY_Caveman

    NY_Caveman Troglodyte R2R Supporter Reef Squad R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor

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    AWESOME!
     
  3. Susan Edwards

    Susan Edwards Valuable Member R2R Supporter Partner Member 2019 Reef Tank 365 Partner Member 2018 Build Thread Contributor

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    awesome! Even though I am done with my tanks, I love looking at other people's scapes and of course, I always have an opinion!
     
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  4. DSC reef

    DSC reef Coral wasted R2R Supporter Reef Squad R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 Reef Tank 365 Build Thread Contributor

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    Very cool, I'm always looking for inspiration. I've always struggled with scaping, no patience.....
     
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  5. Lovemyreef2015

    Lovemyreef2015 Reefing Mom! R2R Supporter Reef Squad R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 Reef Tank 365

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    Beautiful!
     
  6. Genomecop

    Genomecop Active Member R2R Supporter

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    YES! A new place to hang!
     
  7. 4FordFamily

    4FordFamily Tang, Angel, & Wrasse Addict Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 Partner Member 2018 Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor

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    This is awesome!! I’m excited to see everyone’s scapes and strategies!
     
  8. ArowanaLover1902

    ArowanaLover1902 Valuable Member SCAA Member Build Thread Contributor

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    I've wanted one of these for a long time, its a huge part of the hobby
     
  9. chefjpaul

    chefjpaul Valuable Member R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 Partner Member 2018 Build Thread Contributor

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    My favorite!!
     
  10. Redleg

    Redleg Active Member

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    Maybe you should move the diy rocks sticky over here.
     
  11. spyder813

    spyder813 Dec.4. 2017 R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 Build Thread Contributor Hospitality Award

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    Great topic. Waiting to see those beautiful aquascapes pictures and videos.
     
  12. Maritimer

    Maritimer Moderator Staff Member Team R2R R2R Supporter CTARS Member R2R Excellence Award Partner Member 2019 Partner Member 2018 Build Thread Contributor

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    This is awesome!

    The new forum, not my 'scape.

    But since a thread like this isn't much use without photos . . .
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    ~Bruce
     
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  13. Xclusive Reef

    Xclusive Reef Well-Known Member R2R Supporter Build Thread Contributor

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    This is a great thread... Looking forward to seeing those scapes. Here is my rock work on a 100 gallon tank.
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  14. pixelbit

    pixelbit Member Build Thread Contributor

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    This is great! I literally was looking for an aquascaping forum this morning!
     
  15. litenyaup

    litenyaup Valuable Member R2R Supporter

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    Definitely stoked on this!!! Another hit from the R2R crew
     
  16. ArowanaLover1902

    ArowanaLover1902 Valuable Member SCAA Member Build Thread Contributor

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    Pardon my algae but here's mine

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  17. ca1ore

    ca1ore Valuable Member R2R Supporter CTARS Member R2R Excellence Award R2R TV Featured Build Thread Contributor Article Contributor

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    Seems like there are two broad goals for an aquascape: make it a work of art (think Amano for SW) or make it look like a slice of the reef. I always go for the latter ..... and even occasionally succeed. Not a particularly big fan of the former.
     
  18. mahindra.dev

    mahindra.dev Euphyllia Lover R2R Supporter R2R Excellence Award Build Thread Contributor

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    R2R team never stops amusing and keeping everyone engaged!!

    Love this new section !! Even though my scape doesn’t look anything like this rite now. Here is how I started it!!
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  19. Vancjj88

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    Awesome this is exciting
     
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  20. hwntunda

    hwntunda Well-Known Member R2R Supporter Build Thread Contributor

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    This will be an exciting thread, seeing everyone’s scapes, I’ll definitely be getting new ideas
     
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