Designers and suppliers Orange Lighting announcing their Lighting Essentials Toolbox to help you tackle the techie side of your next lit interior, starting with the downlight. It is true that lighting is
In this short video Andrew walks you through the colour temperatures available to Designers when using LED lamps and luminaires. Take a 3 minute journey around the globe and aquaint yourself with the natural colours
The challenge of lighting a mega space may not present itself very often but arguably it will become more commonplace. After all, we are pressing more unlikely ‘brown field’ sites into new uses as industrial
Sounds like a preposterous idea but is there some truth in this question? As some of you know, I launched a campaign a year ago – www.seethelight.org.uk to promote the significant contribution that a switch to
The essential feature of good lighting, in the home and out, is to make sure the user’s demands and expectations are met. Additionally, a lighting scheme should enhance our love of life through aesthetic beauty.
Lighting a room is essentially a three-dimensional exercise. Objects and features are enhanced by emphasising their shape using lights and darks. Layering with light is a technique that focusses on an interior as a whole.
We have mentioned the alien look of some LED lamps in earlier editions of this newsletter. The first generations of LED lighting technology certainly posed a few headaches for designers. Many lamps had grotesque shapes