2011 International Aquatic Plants Layout Contest

Discussion in 'The Planted Tank' started by JJL, Dec 6, 2011.

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  1. JJL

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    I saw these compiled onto a YoutTube vid. Lots of excellent 'scapes.
     
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    They are absolutely gorgeous and most likely have been torn down already as these folks prepare for another competition. This I find sad since they can only be enjoyed in picture form.
     
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    What are those types of planted tanks called? Just planted tank?
     
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    That style is called Nature or Amano aquariums. There are some more specialized style names but I am not up on them.
     
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    There really cool. It's like it's not underwater.
     
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    Wow, those are incredible! I can't get over the last comment though "the first 5 are truly amazing and inspiring!" I sort of want to slap that person on the back of the head. They are all really incredible and inspiring!
     
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    LOL, I had the same reaction.
     
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    That is one of the neat things with a well maintained planted tank, very clear water. Also many of the contestants are/become good photographers and use expensive cameras also.