Chris' algae farm (ELOS 160)

Discussion in 'Member Tanks' started by ChristopherKriens, Feb 10, 2013.

  1. Viner87

    Viner87 Active Member Reef Tank 365

    Joined:
    Nov 6, 2015
    Messages:
    284
    Likes Received:
    371
    Ah man that’s awful - I’ve seen velvet destroy a fish in QT and I don’t want to ever see it again (the most horribly parasite).

    A trio of flames direct from a collector sounds amazing - I’ve been after a pair for ages now.
     
    najer, drawman and Brian1f1 like this.

  2. Brian1f1

    Brian1f1 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 19, 2018
    Messages:
    860
    Likes Received:
    485
    It was an awesome connection, and sad he died as a result of collecting more of them.
     
    drawman and Viner87 like this.
  3. Gordon Cashmore

    Gordon Cashmore Active Member Build Thread Contributor

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2017
    Messages:
    131
    Likes Received:
    30
    what camera and filters are you using to take pictures. I can't get anything near what you are getting?
     
  4. choss

    choss Well-Known Member R2R Supporter Build Thread Contributor

    Joined:
    Jul 29, 2015
    Messages:
    774
    Likes Received:
    724
    Location:
    Scarsdale New York
    This tank was an inspiration for me as is his frag tank. In fact I set my scape up based on the two island Pukani rock from this tank. Like Chris, I also had an issue that caused me to have to drain and rehouse my livestock. I wasn't as far along but it was devastating but I'm now focused on 2.0. This hobby has such ups and downs but its good to have a long view. In the end it has brought me more good times than bad.
     
    samnaz, najer and ChristopherKriens like this.
  5. ChristopherKriens

    ChristopherKriens Unknown Member R2R Supporter Photo of the Month Award Build Thread Contributor

    Joined:
    Jan 25, 2013
    Messages:
    604
    Likes Received:
    645
    Location:
    Minnesota
    Hey Gordon,

    Almost all of the photos from this thread were taken with a Canon 5D Mark II body. I'm shooting with a Canon 5D Mark IV these days with the Canon 100mm f2.8L macro. No filters, except when doing fluorescent-only photos.

    Good equipment is a necessary but insufficient condition for getting great photos; the remainder is technique, editing, and luck (which are much cheaper!)
     
    Last edited: Mar 16, 2019 at 9:51 AM
    samnaz, Fishlee, najer and 1 other person like this.
Draft saved Draft deleted

Share This Page

Loading...