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Designing With Light

Designing With Light
  • Author : Jason Livingston
  • Publsiher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 15 September 2014
  • ISBN : 1118740475
  • Pages : 336 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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A comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of lighting design Designing With Light: The Art, Science, and Practice of Architectural Lighting Design is a comprehensive introduction to the intelligent use of lighting to define and enhance a space. The book explores all aspects of the process, including aesthetics, technology, and practicalities, in a clear, concise manner designed to provide the reader with a full working knowledge of lighting design. Color illustrations throughout demonstrate the real-world effects of the concepts presented, and the companion website offers video animations and exercises to better illuminate the art and science of lighting. The book addresses the considerations that should be a part of any designer's process, and provides thorough guidance on meeting the various demands with smarter design. Lighting is an essential element of interior design, and despite its ubiquity, is difficult to truly master. A designer with a fundamental and conceptual understanding of light is empowered to create simple, typical spaces, or work intelligently with lighting consultants on more complex projects. Designing With Light contains special discussions on color, light, and health, as well as the latest information on energy efficient lighting, control systems, and other technologies. Topics include: Physics, psychology, and perception of light Current and future lighting technology Communication, documentation, and the design process Sustainability, daylighting, and energy efficiency The book also contains an entire chapter on building and energy codes, as well as practical guidance on photometrics and calculations. Lighting can make or break an otherwise well-designed space, so designers need the background to be able to think intelligently about illumination factors during all stages of the process. With comprehensive coverage and thorough explanation, Designing With Light is a complete resource for students and professionals alike.


Designing With Light

Designing With Light
  • Author : Jason Livingston
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 15 September 2014
GET THIS BOOKDesigning With Light

A comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of lighting design Designing With Light: The Art, Science, and Practice of Architectural Lighting Design is a comprehensive introduction to the intelligent use of lighting to define and enhance a space. The book explores all aspects of the process, including aesthetics, technology, and practicalities, in a clear, concise manner designed to provide the reader with a full working knowledge of lighting design. Color illustrations throughout demonstrate the real-world effects of the concepts


Designing With Light and Shadow

Designing With Light and Shadow
  • Author : Kaoru Mende,Kaoru Mende + Lighting Planners Associates (Firm),Lighting Planners Associates Inc
  • Publisher : Images Publishing
  • Release : 26 February 2021
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In the past the focus of urban illumination has been purely functional. Designing with Light and Shadow, however, is a treatise on the work of Kaoru Mende + Lighting Planners Associates, a Japanese firm, which purposely creates spaces to leave a lasting


Designing with Light

Designing with Light
  • Author : J. Michael Gillette,Michael McNamara
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 07 November 2019
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Now in its seventh edition, Designing with Light introduces readers to the art, craft, and technology of stage lighting and media projection. The new edition is fully updated to include current information on the technology of stage lighting: lighting fixtures, lamps, cabling, dimmers, control boards, as well as electrical theory. Readers will learn how designed light is used to enhance the audience’s understanding and enjoyment of a production. The book includes specific information on drafting the light plot, explores


Designing with Light

Designing with Light
  • Author : Victoria Meyers
  • Publisher : Laurence King Publishing
  • Release : 26 February 2021
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Light is the tool that gives architects the means to make buildings that achieve a sense of awe. This book looks at the variety of ways in which light is used in contemporary architecture, internally and externally, to enhance the design and sense of space in a building.


Architectural Lighting

Architectural Lighting
  • Author : Hervé Descottes,Cecilia E. Ramos
  • Publisher : Princeton Architectural Press
  • Release : 02 July 2013
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Architectural Lighting, the latest addition to the Architecture Briefs series, provides both a critical approach to and a conceptual framework for understanding the application of lighting in the built environment. The key considerations of lighting design are illuminated through accessible texts and instructional diagrams. Six built projects provide readers with concrete examples of the ways in which these principles are applied. Short essays by architect Steven Holl, artist Sylvain Dubuisson, and landscape architect James Corner explore the role of lighting


Designing with Light

Designing with Light
  • Author : J. Michael Gillette,Michael McNamara
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release : 22 January 2013
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Designing with Light is a comprehensive survey of the practical and aesthetic aspects of stage lighting design. The authors approach stage lighting design as an art that integrates the vision of director, actor, and playwright, and as a craft that provides practical solutions for the manipulation of stage space. The sixth edition offers a wealth of new information on new trends in lighting design.


Light: The Shape of Space

Light: The Shape of Space
  • Author : Lou Michel
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 27 October 1995
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Light: The Shape of Space Designing with Space and Light Lou Michel Every design professional who touches a space shapes the light and the feeling of that space. Architect, lighting engineer, interior designer, lighting or home furnishing manufacturer: each contributes an aesthetic layer, sometimes yielding unexpected results. All too often the best laid plans of one professional are unintentionally subverted by another. Removing surprises and guess work from design, Lou Michel, honored architectural lighting educator, has created Light: The Shape


The Architecture of Light

The Architecture of Light
  • Author : Mary Ann Steane
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 12 November 2012
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Reviewing the use of natural light by architects in the era of electricity, this book aims to show that natural light not only remains a potential source of order in architecture, but that natural lighting strategies impose a usefully creative discipline on design. Considering an approach to environmental context that sees light as a critical aspect of place, this book explores current attitudes to natural light by offering a series of in-depth studies of recent projects and the particular lighting


Healthy Homes

Healthy Homes
  • Author : Nick Baker,Koen Steemers
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 18 October 2019
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It is widely acknowledged that there is an urgent need to transform our housing stock to a better energy performance level. However, improving energy performance should not result in a negative impact on the health, wellbeing and the comfort of building occupants. There are many energy-neutral features that can be incorporated at small or zero cost which have a positive effect on wellbeing. This book aims to outline and discuss these aspects of building design. The issue of health and




Masters of Light

Masters of Light
  • Author : Peter Hyatt,The Images Publishing Group
  • Publisher : Images Publishing
  • Release : 26 February 2021
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Fifteen leading architects are hailed as 'Masters of Light' in this new take on residential architecture. Writer and architectural photographer Peter Hyatt shows how light, in the hands of these masters, is used to shape, create, transform, heal and regenerate. This book illustrates how architects' often experimental, and highly individual, responses to the brief, site and environment of housing projects can be transcended by the manipulation of light. Just as light can increase worker productivity and satisfaction in an office,



Lighting Design Basics

Lighting Design Basics
  • Author : Mark Karlen,James R. Benya
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 14 January 2011
GET THIS BOOKLighting Design Basics

Lighting is a basic, yet difficult-to-master, element of interior design, and Lighting Design Basics provides the information you need in a concise, highly visual format. Two leading designers, both with decades of experience, offer straightforward coverage of concepts and techniques, and present realistic goals you can use as guides to creating simple, typical lighting designs and when collaborating with professional designers on more complex projects. Design scenarios for more than twenty different spaces illustrate real-world case studies for illuminating residential


Designing with Light

Designing with Light
  • Author : Carol Soucek King
  • Publisher : Pbc International
  • Release : 26 February 1997
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The latest addition to the Creative Touch series explores how light, both natural and man-made, has the power to characterize a room--conveying an aura of intimacy, providing a touch of sophistication, and enhancing a space with provocative accents.