Aquarium Lighting 2018- Kelvin, PAR, PUR, Watts, and More

Hi there, Devon here from American Aquarium. I want to thank you taking a look at our lighting information. Today, we’ll be going over of ratings of Kelvin, Nanometer Range or Spectrum, Lux, PAR, measuring PAR, quality of light, photoinhibition, lumen, watts, and CRI. First off is Kelvin. This used to be the standard rating […]

AQUARIUM LIGHT SUSPENSION of your dreams 😲💭

Hey what’s up guys. And welcome to another pro tip video. This video you’ve been waiting for a long time and many of you have requested it. And it is about the yo-yo light hanging suspension kit. I don’t know the exact name but doesn’t matter. What matters is what it allows you to do. […]

African Cichlid Aquarium Lighting Comparison/Review

Hey everyone, Steve Poland here, Steve Poland Cichlids, stevepolandcichlids.com. And in this week’s video I wanted to talk a little bit about lighting, because I think it can make a really big difference in the overall enjoyment of your aquarium. I’m not trying to grow anything in my tank. In fact, in most cases I’m […]

AQUARIUM LIGHTING TUTORIAL – PLANTED TANK LIGHTING

Many of you guys have requested this topic. This is the last tutorial in the Green Aqua series and it’s about lighting. Welcome to the beautiful world of aquascaping! And let’s stop here for a moment! Why do I say it’s beautiful? You obviously know the answer, because the aquariums are beautiful. And why are […]

The Deep Dive into Reef Aquarium Lighting

Every now and again I like to cover a larger topic in the hobby and lighting in particular is a loaded topic. Last week I did a short video on just how much of an effect our choice of lighting makes aesthetically and in the comments people overwhelmingly asked for a deeper dive into the […]

How to Care for Tridacna Clams in Your Saltwater Aquarium

(upbeat music) – Hello folks. Robert from Marine Depot here and thanks for tuning in. Now I’m really excited about this video because we have some new giant clams here at Marine Depot and in this video we’re gonna show you guys how to properly acclimate and care for a giant clam in your reef […]

AQUARIUM UPDATE – MAKE YOUR PLANTED TANK BETTER IN MINUTES

Welcome to the beautiful world of Aquascaping, to the Green Aqua Gallery! Do you have a planted tank that you like, but not completely happy with it? Would you like to build a stunning aquascape in your home? If the answer is yes, than this episode is just perfect for you. I’m going to take […]

DIFFERENT LED LIGHTS ON OUR AQUASCAPE – AQUARIUM LIGHTING FOR YOUR AQUARIUM PLANTS

So welcome back! I’m Viktor from Green Aqua, And this is a short preview of the current LED lights that we have in our Showroom. The reason I did this video, is that it’s very hard to compare the lights… Regarding the colors, and also the light intensity. Color is probably a personal taste. Light […]

Difference between T8 and T5 Aquarium Lighting Explained

T8 Fluorescent Tube T8 fluorescent tube lights are the standard lighting units which come with almost all aquariums that you can purchase for tropical fish. They are inexpensive, come in a variety of types and efficient in their job at providing illumination. The term T8 refers to the size of the tube, 1 inch diameter, […]