If you’ve been in an American dive shop in the last ten years then you have likely seen the seminal Reef Fish Identification for getting to know all of your Caribbean fish. This book is a fantastic work which is practically untouchable when it comes to pictures of fish from Florida, Bahamas and the Caribbean. We’ve personally gone through two copies of the first edition, we were very pleased with the updates to the enlarged 3rd edition but now we yearn for the ultimate interactive DVD updated to it’s 4th edition. With over 4500 photos, 1800 video clips and 842 species, This reference is a monster people. The DVD includes innumerable features to help you learn your Caribbean fish including a species browser, search engine and a fish quiz. The FishID DVD glory can be purchased online for $55 or as a $20 upgrade to the 3rd edition and if you are at all interested,Â be sure to take the online tour of all the DVD’s features.
Jake Adams has been an avid marine aquarist since the mid 90s and has worked in the retail side of the marine aquarium trade for more than ten years. He has a bachelor’s degree in Marine Science and has been the managing editor of ReefBuilders.com since 2008. Jake is interested in every facet of the marine aquarium hobby from the concepts to the technology, rare fish to exotic corals, and his interests are well documented through a very prolific career of speaking to reef clubs and marine aquarium events, and writing articles for aquarium publications across the globe. His primary interest is in corals which Jake pursues in the aquarium hobby as well as diving the coral reefs of the world.