Lighting
A theatre lighting designer (or LD) works with the director, choreographer, set designer, costume designer, and sound designer to create the lighting, atmosphere, and time of day for the production in...
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Some Cities Are Taking Another Look At LED Lighting After AMA Warning
If people are sleepless in Seattle, it may not be only because they have broken hearts. First-generation high-intensity models emit light that may disturb sleep, raise health risks.
Amazing Blooming Flower Lamps by Drift
SHYLIGHT A DRIFT project by Lonneke Gordijn and Ralph Nauta 2011, Stainless steel, aluminium, silk, Hi-bright LED-light SHYLIGHTS are lights living in a shell.…
Watch Skiers Light Up The Night Like Meteors-Afterglow
From the depth of the creative visuals to the groundbreaking, never-been-done-before scale of the shoot, Afterglow is being hailed as one of the most cinematically profound ski movies ever.
A Nanophotonic Comeback For Incandescent Bulbs?
Researchers combine the warm look of traditional light bulbs with 21st-century energy efficiency. Incandescent lighting and its warm, familiar glow is well over a century old yet survives virtually un...
Nanotechnology Raises Incandescent Bulb Efficiency to Same Level as LEDs
Researchers combine the warm look of traditional light bulbs with 21st-century energy efficiency. Traditional light bulbs, thought to be well on their way to oblivion, may receive a reprieve thanks to...
Christmas Lights- Thank You Troops and Veterans!
Since 1775, over 1.3 million American troops have made the ultimate sacrifice.
Interactive streetlights bloom like giant flowers when you walk by
The giant flowers react to surrounding movement by blooming whenever someone walks by. Pedestrians in Jerusalem feel quite special when walking through Vallero Square, after all, how else would you fe...
Saltwater Lamps For Those in Need
In first world countries, light and electricity may be something taken for granted. When one ambles into a business office, it’s uncommon to marvel at the fluorescents above when they flicker on. All ...
The Solution To Feeding The World's Growing Population Doesn't Require Any Sunlight Or Soil
The world’s population keeps growing and we keep using up the Earth’s land to grow more food – so what happens when traditional agriculture can no longer meet the demands of all those hungry bellies? ...
Night Surfing In Morocco With LED Wetsuits - Video
Band Originale filmed professional surfers Axi Munian and Jerome Sahyoun surfing with LED surfboards and wetsuits on a dark February evening off the Moroccan coast.
DIY Cloud Light
Hey loves! A really good friend of mine was having a baby shower and we created this ADORABLE cloud light for the event!
A Chandelier that Projects Tree Shadows
This remarkable chandelier from Hilden & Diaz projects a 360° shadow of trees and roots onto the walls surrounding it. Titled Forms in Nature the light was partly inspired by the drawings of Ernst Hae...
Trap Light
Trap Light is the result of an exciting collaboration between Gionata Gatto (Pedalator, Urban Buds) and Mike Thompson (Latro, Blood Lamp), proposing a radical new approach to lighting design. By utili...
Christmas Lights World Record Set By Australian Family
A family in Australia has recently set the world record for having the most Christmas lights on their home. Over half a million bulbs light up the house
Architectural lighting design
" The Sun never new how great it was until it hit the side of a building" Louis KahnArchitectural lighting design is a field within architecture, interior design and electrical engineering that desig...
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Building automation
Building automation is the automatic centralized control of a building's heating, ventilation and air conditioning, lighting and other systems through a Building Management System or Building Automat...
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Candelabra
A candelabrum /ˌkændəlˈɑːbrəm, -æbrəm/ (plural candelabrums, candelabra, candelabras), sometimes called a candle tree, is a candlestick holder with multiple arms. The word comes from Latin. In modern ...
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Energy-saving lighting
Governments around the world have passed measures to phase out incandescent light bulbs for general lighting in favor of more energy-efficient lighting alternatives. Phase-out regulations effectively ...
Light art
Light art is a form of visual art where the main medium of expression is light. Light has been used for architectural effect throughout human history. However, the modern concept of light art emerged ...
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Lighting designer
A theatre lighting designer (or LD) works with the director, choreographer, set designer, costume designer, and sound designer to create the lighting, atmosphere, and time of day for the production in...
Lighting designer - Wikipedia
Neon lighting
Neon lighting consists of brightly glowing, electrified glass tubes or bulbs that contain rarefied neon or other gases. Neon lights are a type of cold cathode gas-discharge light. A neon tube light ...
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Photographic lighting
Photographic lighting is the illumination of scenes to be photographed. A photograph simply records patterns of light, colour, and shade; lighting is all-important in controlling the image. In many ca...
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Photometry
Photometry can refer to:
Light pollution
Light pollution, also known as photopollution or luminous pollution, is excessive, misdirected, or obtrusive artificial light. Pollution is the adding-of/added light itself, in analogy to added sound,...
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Stage lighting
Stage lighting is the craft of lighting as it applies to the production of theatre, dance, opera and other performance arts. Several different types of stage lighting instruments are used in this dis...
Stage lighting - Wikipedia