Adding Drama : Using Complementary Colors

Colors adds the Oomph that every tank needs.

Red and green work exceptionally well in a typical scape and partly explains the allure of red plants in a planted aquarium

This is a simple yet most dynamic color scheme. Complementary schemes involve using two hues opposite each other on the color wheel which is guaranteed a dramatic effect.

By Diego Marinelli of Italy

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