10 gallon nano diary (picture heavy) - Page 2
Tropical Fish

Tropical Fish Keeping - Aquarium fish care and resources » The Tropical Fish Keeping Community » Aquarium Photography » Saltwater Journals » 10 gallon nano diary (picture heavy)

10 gallon nano diary (picture heavy)

This is a discussion on 10 gallon nano diary (picture heavy) within the Saltwater Journals forums, part of the Aquarium Photography category; --> ahhh right,thanks for letting me know. :)...

View Poll Results: A Goby or Sexy shrimp?!?
Goby 9 52.94%
Sexy shrimp 8 47.06%
Voters: 17. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
LinkBack Thread Tools vBmenu Seperating Image Search this Thread vBmenu Seperating Image
10 gallon nano diary (picture heavy)
Old 04-29-2008, 10:17 AM   #11
 
willow's Avatar
 
ahhh right,thanks for letting me know. :)
willow is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-21-2008, 04:54 PM   #12
 
blueblue48's Avatar
 
Ok we got a little update on the salt today, still just kind of letting things do what they need to do but i did pickup some LR rubble and a bit of coral and some chaeto today. i had to battle with some cynobacteria a couple days ago but its pretty well gone. the coral i got was only 20 bucks because its only 7 little polyps of some green and red zoos. i really liked that they came on a chunk of tonga branch with good coraline all over it. I saw some life today too, because i looked hard and saw 2 small bristel worms following each other! they were only like half an inch but hey life is life
New FTS:

you can see all 7 polyps if you look hard (sucky camera):


I hope to get my flash back working then i can grab a shot of my overflow with the LR rubble and heater and cheato. i also want to get a shot of my HOB refugium its got some chaeto and LR rubble in it too.
blueblue48 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-21-2008, 05:58 PM   #13
 
Looks good! :) I want corals now. Dang cycle.
Cody is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-21-2008, 06:01 PM   #14
 
blueblue48's Avatar
 
Dont worry its not as long as you think. anyways on that rock ive got aptasia i think, i cant get a good pic but its there. im a natural kind of guy so i think ill just get the shrimp and they might eat it. i also want a pom pom crab there so neat!!
blueblue48 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-28-2008, 12:40 PM   #15
 
GeegaFish's Avatar
 
Your nano reef is very cool too. I found Cody's first, but I also really like yours. Someday I hope to have my own saltwater. Thanks for sharing!
GeegaFish is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-28-2008, 10:18 PM   #16
 
blueblue48's Avatar
 
Alright since tuesday was my b-day i got 4 margarita snails to work on the diatoms in my sand and on rocks and i also got this really neat porcelain crab that i named Mr. Krabs. my dad ordered me an 80 pc light fixture and a 250 gph skimmer rated for 20 gallons so i will go to his house and pick those up this weekend. i hope to get some pics of my new inverts tomorrow!
blueblue48 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-28-2008, 10:23 PM   #17
 
Nice! Sounds like a good b-day. Mine was too. :)

Can't wait to see how it looks.
Cody is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-29-2008, 12:38 PM   #18
 
blueblue48's Avatar
 
Alright here it goes, i just snapped some pics, Mr. Krabs was hiding from me so ill catch one of him later, but for now i got some bristle worms, my margarita snails and a new polyp on the zoos.
1 of the 4 margaritas:

My hitchiker mushroom is doing good:

Heres a little bristleworm saying hellooo:

My HOB chaeto factory that needs its own light:

look right in the middle of the pic, see the new little polyp??


I hope to get a shot of Mr. Krabs when he gets out of his hidey hole, its really neat to see him do his little dance.
blueblue48 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-2008, 10:31 PM   #19
 
blueblue48's Avatar
 
Finally an update!
well my cycles been done for a bit and the diatoms are going away thanks to my margarita crew. I did have a little trouble with the lights recently, they sat right on the tank and heated things up to nearly 86 today :mad: . i got them up on stilts and a pc fan underneath them until i get the new lights and the temp is slowly climbing back to normal. tomorrow ill do a cool water change and see how things go. In other news i picked up some nice corals for a great price from a local reefer. heres some pics:
This is my crab, not a full shot because hes shy but its the best i can get at the angle he gives me:

this was 10$ and i counted 23 polyps:D

another 10$ piece with 17 polyps:

heres my xenia, he didnt like the hot water so much so hes not really open that much at the time:

The next couple are my ric rock, 35$ and it seems to have around 16 polyps on it:

I could take pictures of this all day:

this gives you an idea on how theres alot but most are pretty small:

heres my frag rack for when i frag one of those ricordea polyps:
blueblue48 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-2008, 10:55 PM   #20
 
iamntbatman's Avatar
 
Looks really good! These nano reef threads are really getting me interested in doing my own.
iamntbatman is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
15 nano build - Picture heavy willieturnip Saltwater Journals 28 05-23-2010 09:12 AM
Picture Diary 55g Angel079 Freshwater Journals 15 03-12-2010 07:37 PM
Picture Diary 45g Angel079 Freshwater Journals 6 03-11-2010 07:54 PM
My new 20 gallon long planted tank(picture heavy) Calmwaters Freshwater Journals 6 11-23-2009 11:13 AM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:51 PM.