Art of Nature Aquarium
A term coined by the Nature Aquarium creator ‘Takashi Amano’, used to express the arrangement of Natural stones in an aquarium. The Iwagumi layout is strongly based on the golden ratio or fibonacci series. Always makes a strong impression in the mind of the viewer
Another term coined by Takashi Amano for the arrangement of drift wood in the aquarium. Any type of driftwood can be used to create a wonderful layout which showcases the passage of time
Water is the most important element in the Nature Aquarium. Water is very powerful and has to be used sensibly
Astonishment at the beauty of Nature. A nature aquarium leaves a viewer spell bound!
Hardscapes such as stones and wood are very much essential for creating a beautiful aquascape. The thirst for good hardscape material is never fulfilled for an aquascaper.
The Nature Aquarium came into existence after studying nature in details for many years. And to be a good aquascaper you should also study Untouched/undisturbed nature very closely by observing intricate detail