Category Archives: Lighting

Now In Stock: New Ecoxotic Panorama LED Striplights

Introducing the new Panorama Marine and Actinic Blue LED: eco-friendly, LED lighting solutions uniquely designed to transform your aquarium into visual inspiration. Gone are the days of unsightly, heavy light fixtures, annual lamp replacements and noisy fans. Prepare for intense shimmer, amazing color and endless mood setting possibilities. Encompassing the best features of Ecoxotic’s high-end Panorama Pro […]


Marineland Reef Capable LED Light Fixture w/ Integrated Light Timer

The Marineland Reef Capable LED Light System w/ Integrated Light Timer provides the right intensity and spectral output to care for many types of reef aquarium inhabitants. The high quality 1-watt LEDs produce a natural-looking light with metal halide-like shimmer effects, adding depth and dimension to your aquarium. You can run the white LEDs for […]


The ABCs of LEDs

Responsible reefkeepers know conservation is playing a huge role in the growth and evolution of the aquarium hobby. Yet, those outside the aquarium hobby sometimes fail to recognize how much we, as a community, truly care about Mother Earth and her oceans. We support efforts to eliminate abuses in collection, encourage captive breeding and propagation […]


The ABCs of LEDs, Part 1 By Robert Farnsworth, MarineDepot.com Reef Squad

Responsible reefkeepers know conservation is playing a huge role in the growth and evolution of the aquarium hobby. Yet, those outside the aquarium hobby sometimes fail to recognize how much we, as a community, truly care about Mother Earth and her oceans. We support efforts to eliminate abuses in collection, encourage captive breeding and propagation […]


Ecoxotic Panorama Pro LED Light Fixture Product Demo

Ike from Ecoxotic recently stopped by MDHQ to demonstrate how the new Ecoxotic Panorama Pro LED Light Fixture works and highlight some of the many benefits it offers aquarium hobbyists. Watch the video embedded above or keep reading to learn more. The Ecoxotic Panorama Pro LED Light Fixture is currently available in 2 sizes: 18″ […]


Innovative Marine Skkye Light Single Strip LED Product Demo

Skkye Light Single Strip lights are the lastest LED aquarium light fixture from Innovative Marine. They are an affordable, versatile choice for freshwater, saltwater and reef aquariums. Innovative Marine Skkye Light Single Strip LED lights are plug and play, so you won’t need to purchase any additional accessories to make them operate. Everything you need […]


Kessil A150W Special Blend LED Aquarium Light Product Demo

Kessil is dramatically changing the way LED technology is being used in the aquarium industry. Using Dense Matrix LED technology, the intense point source focused lens of the Kessil A150W is designed to use light efficiently and effectively. If you have a frameless/rimless aquarium and don’t want to suspend the light with a hanging kit, you […]


Ecoxotic PAR38 LED Aquarium Lamp Product Demo

Ecoxotic PAR38 LED Aquarium Lamps feature high-power Cree LEDs with focused lenses that allow light to penetrate deeper into your tank to produce stunning color and shimmer effects. Now you can deliver light into your aquarium only where you need it, reducing wasted light and lowering energy costs. One of our favorite features is that […]


JBJ Unibody LED Dimmable Light Fixture Product Demo

The JBJ Unibody LED is a thin, lightweight CNC-manufactured aluminum light fixture for aquarium systems. It includes a 2-channel wall-mountable controller with dimming switches so you can adjust the light to the perfect spectrum for your aquarium. The fixture itself is less than 0.92″ thick, 6″ wide and 8″ long. There are currently 4 different […]


Quick Tips: Adding LED Moonlights to your Light Fixture

Thinking about adding LED moonlights to your light fixture? I recommend doing so with double sided adhesive tape made specifically for “Picture & Frame Hanging”. This type of adhesive tape holds strong on many surfaces including your light fixture and removes cleanly without leaving a sticky residue! Shown in this photo is the Neptune Systems […]