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Aquascapes 2003 to present

bigpig

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Re: Six years of 'scaping

Stuning My fav has to be 120cm - Harlequins' Haven. The Whole tank just seem alive :)
 

cherdemelle

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Re: Six years of 'scaping

hello george - I'm a newbie to this forum and I have just seen your 'scaping' and I am 'wowed'. They are wonderful and very beautiful. You are very talented and blessed. I'm still learning. :D
 

Jur4ik

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Re: Six years of 'scaping

Hi George,
Love your tanks and there is something like your own style in all of them!
I´m sure there are plenty new tanks since English Summer? I have heard something about an Iwagumi from you, cant find it anywhere.

Regards,
Jur4ik
 

George Farmer

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Re: Six years of 'scaping

Jur4ik said:
Hi George,
Love your tanks and there is something like your own style in all of them!
I´m sure there are plenty new tanks since English Summer? I have heard something about an Iwagumi from you, cant find it anywhere.

Regards,
Jur4ik
Thanks, Jur4ik!

Yes, I've done a few 'scapes since 'English Summer' last year.

Here's a couple of my favourites -

120cm - The Crypt Eternal
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60cm - Espei's Escape
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neelhound

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Re: Six years of 'scaping

theyre all amazing...do you get paid to design tanks for people?
 

George Farmer

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neelhound said:
theyre all amazing...do you get paid to design tanks for people?
Thanks!

I don't get paid to design people's tanks. I do get paid to write about and photograph tanks though!
lljdma06 said:
George Farmer said:
Jur4ik said:
Hi George,
120cm - The Crypt Eternal
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This one is my favorite. Beautiful. :)
Bless you, Lisette. Thanks. Great to hear from you too... Still busy on TFF?
 

lljdma06

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Re: Six years of 'scaping

Yes. Still representing the low-light, no-CO2, no-ferts facet of the planted tank hobby over there. I'll post some tank pictures here, though.

llj
 

tel

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Re: Six years of 'scaping

I quite like them all, I do have preferences for the cleaner looking scapes such as Meadow Zephyr though.

As for the suggestions of lack of colour, I feel it takes a great deal of understanding and knowledge of plants to create light, shade, depth and flow to what is essentially one block colour. Quite often I look at peoples journals and see these amazing hardscapes become lost in a wilderness of plants which in some ways is a bit of a shame.
Very nice scapes George :thumbup:
 

George Farmer

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Re: Six years of 'scaping

Thanks, tel and alzak!

Soon I'll have to change it to seven years and add another bunch of 'scapes!
 

George Farmer

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Re: Six years of 'scaping

mattyc said:
beautifull tanks

what is the red plant you used in the middle of english summer?
Thanks, Matt.

It's Altenanthera reinekii.

tekla said:
WOW. Impressive.
Thanks.

I'll try to get some more up soon. I've done about ten new aquascapes since English Summer.
 

LondonDragon

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Re: Seven years of 'scaping - updated Feb '10

Nice collection George, its nice to see how you been playing with biotopes last year, great work and enjoyed your PFK articles, keep it up :) :clap: :clap:
 
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