Picture of the Week, Clownfish and Anemone

Clownfish in Anemone

There was supposed to be a slow motion video associated with this post, but unfortunately, YouTube decided to automatically adjust the speed to a normal rate. Regardless, we can still talk about the intended subject, an anemone playing host to Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Green and Orange Fungia

Cherry Corals Green and Orange Plate Coral

Monday is back, and even though we’re already well into September, we wanted to take a quick stroll down memory lane with this image of a rather lovely plate coral from MACNA 2014. This amazing piece has alternating green and orange coloration Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Red Carpet Anemone at MACNA 2014

Red Carpet Anemone MACNA 2014

We loved this image of a bight red Haddoni carpet anemone from MACNA 2014 so much, we just had to share it twice. We originally showed off this photo on our Facebook page, but since this is one of the Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Rainbow Plate Coral from MACNA 2013

Frag Junky Rainbow Plate Coral MACNA

Seeing as how MACNA 2014 is going down this weekend in Denver, we are spending the whole week celebrating the event. As part of that celebration, this week’s AquaNerd Picture of the Week is a mind-blowing rainbow plate coral from Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Pakistan Butterflyfish

Pakistan Butterflyfish

Gracing the AquaNerd Picture of the Week this time around is the beautiful, yet not so reef friendly, Pakistan butterflyfish (Chaetodon collare). While we don’t have any personal experience with this fish, we have crossed its path several times at Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Leafy Sea Dragon

Leafy Sea Dragon

There is something that is just so alluring about sea dragons. Although they aren’t too different from seahorses, usually moving in the same slow and methodical fashion while they cruise around the aquarium, they are far more elaborate in their Continue reading