ADA FC Tool Stand is made from actual concrete

The late, great Aqua Design Amano founder Takashi Amano had many positive design influences on this hobby. Low iron glass, rimless tank design, and minimal silicone were all core ADA design principles that have left a legacy in the hobby that so many others now adhere to.

ADA Power Cord S-70 Controll: a $25 Power Strip for 4X the Price

When we first came across the ADA Power Cord S-70, we were very intrigued and excited to learn that the venerable planted aquarium company had released a moderately high tech product. Aqua Design Amano is notoriously low tech, that’s practically…

ADA Solar RGB LED is the newest ultimate LED light for planted tanks

The ADA Solar RGB light is the new¬†LED light fixture for planted tanks that we’ve always expected from Aqua Design Amano. With the new Solar RGB LED light, ADA finally has a flagship light which is as functional as it…

ADA starting work on the largest Nature Aquarium in the world

If you think you’ve seen a big tank before, just wait until you get a load of the behemoth Nature Aquarium going up in the Lisbon Aquarium this year. Aqua Design Amano has been commissioned to build the largest Nature…

ADA unveils new AquaSky Moon LED with brighter light and novelty mirror

Th ADA AquaSky Moon LED is the second generation of the solid state lighting fixture from venerable freshwater planted aquarium company, Aqua Design Amano. The AquaSky Moon introduces refined styling of the fixture and its stand, brighter LED diodes and…

Natural Aquario products are highly reminiscent of ADA but a fraction of the price

Natural Aquario (NA) is an planted aquarium company from Portugal dedicated to “producing the highest quality aquarium dry goods, at the most competitive and reasonable price”. Although from the pictures it is quite clear these products certainly are (or at…

Friday Smorgasbord: Aquarium Sage, coral disease, why oceans matter, killer catfish and classy bettas

Takashi Amano, the master of modern planted aquarium design and a man we have much respect for, was recently featured in the Wall Street Journal. The “Sage of Aquariums” mastered the art of taking an aquarium and creating lush landscapes…

ADA release new line up of Aquasky LED lights for larger aquariums

  The ADA Aquasky that captured our heart with its sheer elegance back in May, is now no longer just focused at the smallest of aquariums. The new line up of ADA Aquasky LEDs now will also come in a…

Aquasky LED revealed in stunning detail by ADA Thailand

The new Aquasky LED from Aqua Design Amano looks soooo good that if there existed a marine version with bue and white diodes, we’d already be planning a nano reef tank around its form factor. First announced back in May,…

ADA AquaSky LED to be priced about $200 or less in North America

The ADA AquaSky LED that was first flaunted couple weeks ago is getting closer to reach with estimated pricing and availability dates. We’ve been informed that wholesale pricing for the AquaSky LED has just been released by Aqua Design Amano…