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Huge Aquascape Tutorial Step by Step- Spontaneity by James Findley for The Green Machine

In this aquascaping tutorial we’ll guide you through each stage of the creation of a huge planted tank layout by founder of The Green Machine and professional aquascaper James Findley. Aquascapes are fine-art tropical fish tanks where the focus is on plants and natural décor, rather than fish. This tank is huge- the same tank used…

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Nature’s Chaos Transformed into a Jungle Aquascape by James Findley

At 3 years old this super tank was transformed into a jungle style aquascape. The hardscape and substrate are the originals, only the plants were changed. http://www.thegreenmachineonline.com/articles/news/natures-chaos-transformed-jungle-style-aquacape The age of this tank is a testament to the longevity and high quality of ADA Aqua Soil – the ultimate substrate for your planted aquarium! Video timings:…

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Arizona Aquascape by James Findley (1600 Litre) The Making Of

In this video you will see James Findley, professional aquascaper and founder of planting one of the large display tanks that are in The Green Machine’s showroom. During this video you will see how James chose and positioned the hardscape, the planting techniques he used, and the sources of his inspiration. Timecode Events: 06:30 Hardscape…

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An Article on Echinodorus tenellus – a Carpeting Plant

This plant was used by James Findley in his work entitled ‘Blue Planet’ (below), after the public aquarium that commissioned it. Echinodorus tennellus is a carpeting grass that is, in many ways, similar to Eleocharis parvula (otherwise known as ‘hairgrass’), but has slightly larger, coarser leaves which have an almost feather like appearance. As a…

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