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IAPLC 2011 World Ranking 10 ‘Time of Coloration’

World Ranking No.10Aquascaper: Eriko KannoCountry: JAPANAquascape Title: Time of ColorationSize: W90 x D45 x H45 (cm)Evaluation:Well maintained thickets of plants draw gentle curves, and many layers of such curves made a unique layout style. A part of Ryuoh Stone is exposed, but surface of stones should be hidden in such a fantastic layout. Open space…

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IAPLC 2011 World Ranking 11 ‘Gentle Breeze’

World Ranking No.11Aquascaper: Hidekazu TsukijiCountry: JAPANAquascape Title: Gentle BreezeSize: W120 x D45 x H45 (cm)Evaluation:A large size stone sticking out from the water surface draws eyes. The stone’s impact is very strong, but when observing in details, some people may find the arrangement rough. The use of mosses and spreading of cosmetic sand even in…

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IAPLC 2011 World Ranking 12 ‘The Heart of Paradise’

World Ranking No.12Aquascaper: May KwanCountry: HONG KONGAquascape Title: The Heart of ParadiseSize: W150 x D50 x H55 (cm)Evaluation:The use of stones expressing the perspective and spatial gentle slopes of greens is very impressive. But the aquarium silicone seal of back corners stand out clearly, and this undermines the beauty of layout. It is advisable to…

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IAPLC 2011 World Ranking 13 ‘Reminiscence’

World Ranking No.13Aquascaper: Takayuki FukadaCountry: JAPANAquascape Title: ReminiscenceSize: W120 x D45 x H45 (cm)Evaluation:Vivid green aquatic plants and distinctive concave composition are very impressive. Small ferns and mosses attached on driftwood are contributing the natural feeling of the layout. But the drawback is the layout looks symmetrical as Eleocharis in the background is planted at…

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IAPLC 2011 World Ranking 14 ‘Firmament’

World Ranking No.14Aquascaper: Chow Wing KiCountry: HONG KONGAquascape Title: FirmamentSize: W120 x D55 x H50 (cm)Evaluation:This is a typical mountainous layout, expressing a majestic landscape created by heaping up the stones. The position of fish swimming in a flow is also good. There’re several species of small fish, with no uniformity. In the natural environment,…

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