Picture of the Week, Tridacna derasa Clam

Tridacna Derasa Kemah Aquarium

While this isn’t the greatest image that we have ever posted in our weekly installment of the AquaNerd Picture of the Week, we picked it for one very specific reason…check out that clam on the left. Do you see it? There Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Clarkii Clownfish with Anemone

Clarkii Clownfish with BTA

Rocking the AquaNerd Picture of the Week this go-around is the lovely symbiosis that all marine aquarists can recognize. It highlights the relationship between a clownfish and an anemone, which has become a staple in the hobby. The picture focuses Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Walking Dendro Garden

Walking Dendro Heteropsammia cochlea

We found this cool image while digging through our archives, and it’s a garden of walking dendro corals (Heteropsammia cochlea) from the Aquarium of the Pacific. As their name implies, these members of the family Dendrophylliidae have an unusual form Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Green and Orange Chalice

Green Striped Chalice

We’re using this Picture of the Week to do a little bragging on ourselves. Over the weekend, our friends at FJW Aquarium held themselves a huge anniversary sale. To help celebrate their achievement, we were in attendance, and of course Continue reading

New Top Down Box On the Way from Building an Obsession

BAO Top Down Camera Box

As aquarists who frequently dabble in the realm of photography, we can appreciate this new product from Houston-based acrylic fabricator, Building an Obsession. Announced just a couple of days ago, BAO has a swanky new top down box for DSLR Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Weedy Sea Dragon

Weedy Sea Dragon

Sea dragons are a wondrous sight to behold. These extreme sea horses sport an elegant shape adorned with elaborate fins, and they captivate all audiences as they slowly drift through the water. We found ourselves mesmerized by these weedy sea Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Blue Snowflake Polyps

The fast growing Blue Anthelia Snowflake Coral

Carrying on with the celebration of our 5 year anniversary, we take a look back at our very first Picture of the Week, which featured a colony of blue anthelia (aka snowflake polyps). These gorgeous little polyps were all the Continue reading