Excellent news AkarI
Bruce has GROWN! Lights are cool too! Which one did you end up settling on?
Still, I'd go ahead and plant the tank as quickly as possible and slowly work up the tank to a full light cycle[however long that is for you]. Believe me, if they're T5HOs, you'd get algae faster then anything if you're not careful but they are EPIC at growing plants!
Your tank is looking really good. I bet Bruce thinks he's in heaven right now.
She is very purty I love how she spots you stops and then suddenly starts munching again lol
Wait are you using your Canon camera? How did you make your pictures so clear(like what setting did you set it to?)
And I see an Aquaclear