Algae good or bad?

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    I noticed this algae growing a few weeks ago and now it seems to be growing pretty fast is this bad algae or ok algae? Thanks saitoking
     

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    Can't really make it out, but it looks like a good micro algae.
     
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    Yes I took many pictures of the algae but it seems to be a hard one to photograph, maybe I will cut a piece and try to take one out of the tank. Thanks saitoking
     
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    This is a current picture of the algae, it's getting rather larger. Anything I need to know about trimming algae? Thanks saitoking
     

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    This looks a lot like something Hannah (little_fish) had in her tank. It's super pretty but it spreads like CRAZY. I'd move that rock away from the other ones.
     
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    Well about 18 months ago I moved it to a place away from other live rock, off to the side. Now it''s very large. Glad I moved it, it has not spread to many other places. Thanks Erin.
     

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    That's a nice looking macro
     
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    Thanks here's a shot with all the lights on.
     

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    Two more have since developed since I first posted. Anyone know what these are? Thanks IMG_5278.jpg IMG_5279.jpg
     
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    Nothing wrong with any of those algaes.
     
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    Thanks for the info I am never sure what may be bad or good when something just starts growing.
     
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    I forget what the hell it's called, but Live Aquaria charges $40 for a rock of it. I have GOBS in the 57 rimless. I had some Dragon's breath, but it decided it didn't like me anymore, lol.
     
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