Beautiful Fish, Artfully Photgraphed Beautiful Fish, Artfully Photgraphed


As some of you may remember, part of my New Year’s Resolution thisyear was to experiment more with different camera lenses and photographytechniques. For the past year I’ve been coveting the Helios44-3 lens after seeing some photos a relative of mine took using it.The lens is kind of clunky to use with a new Canon…
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Minnesota Aquarium Society Show 2014 Minnesota Aquarium Society Show 2014


Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eGvqNmNGdx8 This weekend was a whirlwind!  On Friday my husband (who should win an award for the best fish show supporter) and I packed up and drove down to Fridley, Minnesota to participate in my first fish show, the Minnesota Aquarium Society‘s annual show.  In deciding which of my fish to bring, I considered…
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Around the Fish Room with Jennie Around the Fish Room with Jennie


The video below has more details, but don’t forget that the Minnesota Aquarium Society (MAS) show is this weekend in Fridley, MN!  I will be there both days and I’m bringing one of my fish to participate in the show.  If you see me there, come say hi!  More show info. Also winners have been…
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Underwater Camera Captures Hand-Feeding Goldfish Underwater Camera Captures Hand-Feeding Goldfish


Want to see the world from their point of view?  I got a new underwater camera, a Canon D20, that allows us to do just that!  You’ll want to watch until the end because Monocle (the one-eyed guy) does something very silly.  Beyond a certain point, Viagra will no longer be present in your bloodstream…
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Kingyo | A Book Review Kingyo | A Book Review


Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Pue3CLj9Oo  Pros This book has beautifully photographed and composed images of goldfish and goldfish artifacts from Japan. The short story contained in this book, called “A Riot of Goldfish” is fascinating and well-written.  A joy to read! Cons It’s not meant to be a practical book about goldfish care, it’s meant as more of…
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Subscriber Giveaway Going on Now Subscriber Giveaway Going on Now


I think we’re well overdue for another giveaway, don’t you?  Thank you to Riparium Supply for supplying the prizes!  Please expand this post to read the rules and how to enter.  Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0pdk4FRUIQ UPDATE posted 3/23/14: RULES AND HOW TO ENTER: -Must be subscribed to my channel.-Must be at least 18 years old, or have…
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Deme*tyoubi Felted Goldfish Unboxing Deme*tyoubi Felted Goldfish Unboxing


For years I have drooled over the felted goldfish art of deme*tyoubi and dreamed of commissioning a piece of my own someday. Well, that someday is here! I contacted her recently about making a felted replica of my female butterfly telescope, Minai. I’m so happy with the finished result!  What do you think, doesn’t it…
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