My Semi-annual upgrade

Discussion in 'Tank Journals' started by iani, Aug 10, 2008.

  1. iani

    iani Guest

    [quote author=Lyn link=topic=4283.msg87695#msg87695 date=1236760354]
    I love the colors of your soft magenta and violet/pink Fungias, and the peach blushed Blastos. :D
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    That proves the fact that guys are more often color blind than women.
     
  2. A_Lee

    A_Lee Guest

    Very nice Fungias Ian!
     
  3. Gomer

    Gomer Honorary Member

    [quote author=iani link=topic=4283.msg87708#msg87708 date=1236784389]
    [quote author=Lyn link=topic=4283.msg87695#msg87695 date=1236760354]
    I love the colors of your soft magenta and violet/pink Fungias, and the peach blushed Blastos. :D
    [/quote]

    That proves the fact that guys are more often color blind than women.
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    # 1 in 12 people have some sort of color deficiency. About 8% of men and 0.4% of women in the US.
    # 0.38% of women are deuteranomalous (around 95% of all color deficient women).
    # 0.005% of the population are totally color blind.
    # 0.003% of the population have tritanopia.
    # Protanomaly occurs in about 1% of males.
    # Deuteranomaly occurs in about 5% of males. It's the most common color deficiency.
    # Protanopia occurs in about 1% of males.
    # Deuteranopia occurs in about 1% of males.
     
  4. sfsuphysics

    sfsuphysics Supporting Member

    While I wouldn't say Ian's blastos look red, they do have that look of being really oversaturated in the photo type of red. Which I guess is gold & orange? :D
     
  5. badbread

    badbread Guest

    Food for thought whilst not arguing the color blindless thing at all...

    What about monitor color calibration. Its amazing how off some monitors are.
     
  6. Gomer

    Gomer Honorary Member

    http://spyder.datacolor.com/index_us.php

    Was looking into this a while back.
     
  7. tapmorf

    tapmorf Guest

    Ian, that is a beautiful fish. Nice colors.

    Everything in you tank looks amazing.

    [quote author=iani link=topic=4283.msg87643#msg87643 date=1236741301]
    Man you guys are color blind. The plate is red, the blasto is orange.

    Phong what color is this? Green? ;D
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  8. Lyn

    Lyn Guest

    [quote author=Gomer link=topic=4283.msg87714#msg87714 date=1236786650]
    [quote author=iani link=topic=4283.msg87708#msg87708 date=1236784389]
    [quote author=Lyn link=topic=4283.msg87695#msg87695 date=1236760354]
    I love the colors of your soft magenta and violet/pink Fungias, and the peach blushed Blastos. :D
    [/quote]

    That proves the fact that guys are more often color blind than women.
    [/quote]

    # 1 in 12 people have some sort of color deficiency. About 8% of men and 0.4% of women in the US.
    # 0.38% of women are deuteranomalous (around 95% of all color deficient women).
    # 0.005% of the population are totally color blind.
    # 0.003% of the population have tritanopia.
    # Protanomaly occurs in about 1% of males.
    # Deuteranomaly occurs in about 5% of males. It's the most common color deficiency.
    # Protanopia occurs in about 1% of males.
    # Deuteranopia occurs in about 1% of males.
    [/quote]

    I knew a woman who was completely colorblind. She only saw black/white and shades of gray. She was the wife of my Evolution professor in college. He used to say that he wanted to propagate genetic anomalies in the population. His 3 daughters used to tease their mom by saying, "get the red bowl, no the blue one Mom".
     
  9. iani

    iani Guest

    Here is a group shot of the plates. :)

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  10. Elite

    Elite Guest

    :O :love:

    Love the green and yellow or whatever that color is..
     
  11. earthboy17

    earthboy17 Guest

    Love the black substrate. Makes colors pop and, since the eye is lazy and gravitates towards white, the dark background makes eyes focus on corals. Very cool.
     
  12. Lyn

    Lyn Guest

    Fantastic plates Ian! A rainbow of colors as usual. :D
     
  13. iani

    iani Guest

    Updates

    Pink lemonade
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    Eddie's purple monster
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    Aussie BAR undata
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    New FTS (No efflo)
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  14. DurTBear

    DurTBear Guest

    Great looking tank Ian! Man you have the nicest collection of corals I think I've ever seen!
     
  15. Knucklehead

    Knucklehead Guest

    sweet setup and some sweet looking corals!
     
  16. iani

    iani Guest

    Thanks Durwin and Knucklehead.
     
  17. seminolecpa

    seminolecpa Past President

    That 4th one is a real looker!
     
  18. Elite

    Elite Guest

    damn.. is there any water in your tank?? :D
     
  19. reefstud

    reefstud Guest

    Holy smoke!!!! I've never seen so many chalices in one tank. Very nice Ian...Great collections.
     
  20. Eight

    Eight Guest

    Ian, do plates and chalices encrust on to your barebottom? Wondering what your strategy is with all those corals on the bottom and how you handle that.

    Lovely collection as usual... It's even better in person. :)
     

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