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Video: Reef Aquarium Photography Tips Part II: Post Processing

Often the subject of heated online debate is the post processing of coral photos. Some in the reef keeping hobby associate post processing with deceptive trade practices which is unfortunate because post processing is merely a tool. Here is what you need to know about processing coral photos.

21 May 8:53 PM 0 Read More...

Video: Reef Aquarium Photography Tips

Our reef tanks happen to be one of the most challenging subjects to shoot. Here are some tips that can help.

23 Apr 10:52 AM 1 Read More...

Gorgonians and Sea Fans - An Introductory Look (and Video)

Gorgonians are a diverse family of corals that are found throughout reefs around the world. Despite their widespread distribution, they are not a particularly common coral in the reef aquarium hobby.

28 Feb 10:14 PM 0 Read More...

VIDEOS: Propagating and Spawning Mini Maxi Carpet Anemones

For years now we have been propagating mini maxi anemones. They are easy to propagate by cutting them in half and letting them heal for a month or two. Sexual reproduction on the other hand is much less common. 

Here at the Tidal Gardens greenhouse spawning does in fact occur. Recently, we observed our mini maxi carpet anemones spawning!

29 Jan 11:31 PM 1 Read More...

Pellets and Powders - An Overview of Coral Feeding

Corals that are fed consistently have dramatically improved coloration and growth. Here we take a look at a few popular pellets and powders.

13 Jan 3:08 PM 5 Read More...