Accent lighting: Wall Washing and Wall Grazing

Accent lighting is an essential component of layered lighting. In one of our previous blogposts we already discussed its importance. In this article we add on to it by talking about two techniques for accent lighting – wall washing and wall grazing. Wall grazing and wall washing are two similar techniques that are used to draw attention to a wall by using lights. Let’s review in which situations they should be used and what are the main differences between them. Wall-washing Wall washing is a great addition to any space and an essential component in layered lighting design. Wall washing enables the illumination of vertical surf... Read more

TIPS FOR DESIGNING LIGHT IN FOOTBALL FIELDS

It is true that King of Sports is Football. Every year, there are thousands of football matches happened all around the world, whether just small size league matches or a big one such as World Cup. In the contribution of a successful match, Light is one of the important factors. Lighting system for football fields must meet the needs from broadcasters, spectators, players and officials. Today, our new blog will be about Lighting requirements in a football field. Before going to the main part, we need to know clearly what categories of the football competitions are. Normally, the competitions are divided into five categories (classes).... Read more

Office lighting design

Whenever you are designing a new office, lighting design is an essential part of it. Particularly, choosing suitable lighting for the office impacts employee working conditions and the general look of the space. LED is a great solution for office lighting due to its cost-effectiveness, environmental benefits and the employee productivity it brings. LED produce little amounts of heat while at the same time providing an even light distribution in the space. In addition, many scientific studies have proven the influence of light on human beings. Lighting, if chosen correctly, can boost productivity, motivation, creativity and general well-being ... Read more

TIPS FOR DESIGNING LIGHT IN BATHROOM ( PART I)

It is true to state that whatever the architectural style is, all houses always need a bathroom. It is the place every member in a family use every day, but it never received much attention than the other rooms. If bathroom is taken care of a little more, it will be the ideal place to help you lift a lot of stresses out. You can lay back into warm water to relax, read novels, short stories and sip a glass of wine at ease. To make this happen, beside paying attention to the architecture, colors, interior details, light is one of the important factors to build the bathroom in the most delicate way. However, we have to use the right amount of li... Read more

The Fundamentals of Light Layering

There is no single lighting fixture which will enable the illumination of the space properly all alone. A perfect lighting design combines different types of lights, which enable the creation of a suitable atmosphere for the place you are designing. Ambient or sometimes also called general lighting provides general illumination, task lighting enables more focused lights in the parts of the application where it is needed and accent lighting highlights important objects. When combined, ambient, task and accent lighting create a visually and functionally balanced space. Each of the three types of lighting have their own functions, and based on t... Read more