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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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IAPLC 2011 World Ranking 15 ‘Green Peak, Stone Valley’

World Ranking No.15Aquascaper: Wang ChaoCountry: CHINAAquascape Title: Green Peak, Stone ValleySize: W120 x D55 x H50 (cm)Evaluation:The contrast of aquatic plant is green and red-brownish stones makes a strong impression. The color of cosmetic sand in the foreground also matches with stones. But when looked in details, the arrangement and heaping of stones are crude,…

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IAPLC 2011 World Ranking 16 ‘Lake Breeze’

World Ranking No.16Aquascaper: Timucin SagelCountry: TURKEYAquascape Title: Lake BreezeSize: W100 x D45 x H35 (cm)Evaluation:Even among mountainous layout with a use of many stones, this draws attention in terms of stage effect. The expression of perspective by arrangement of stones and rolling of substrate is very impressive. Some people may find back screen with clouds…

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IAPLC 2011 World Ranking 17 ‘Simba’s Peak’

World Ranking No.17Aquascaper: K.P. WongCountry: HONG KONGAquascape Title: Simba’s PeakSize: W150 x D50 x H55 (cm)Evaluation:This is a Japanese garden style layout with thicket of nicely trimmed stemmed plants. The use of mosses is also very good, and it matches well with rock arrangement and white sand. The creator has an extraordinary color sense, including…

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