This afternoon I found this small glass aquarium for sale for 8 dollars, a great deal in Manaus. It is 8 inches long 6 inches tall and 4 inches wide it came with a glass lid and styrofoam glooed to the bottom. I plan to take it on collecting expeditions to photograph fish without the added stress of taking them out of the water for pictures.

I discovered that if I put the glass in the aquarium I can partition it into two parts, one for plants or a good background, and the front, closest to the camera for the fish. This way the fish can’t hide in the plants but the background will look nicer.


About Hudson

Fish enthusiast in the heart of the Amazon.

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  1. Sarah says:

    Hey I am not a huge fan of tarantulas but I thanks for the comment on my blog! I actually am working on a new one that is just starting but check it out!

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