Choosing the right kind of illumination technique can make all of the difference in how lighting impacts the mood and perception of a space. Many factors can influence how we perceive light; the position of a fixture and its brightness, hue, and saturation are important to consider. Illuminating the surface of a wall creates a visual experience to the space and is typically done either by wall washing or wall grazing. You must couple the wall lighting method with the correct type of wall (smooth or textured) to get the desired effect.
In designing and specifying a lighting control system, part of the work involves configuring control zones to meet code requirements. Steve Mesh shares controls strategy and best practices.
Design Build Services is a family business transforming the urban landscape in Langford, British Columbia (Canada). The Terminus building is the company's flagship in a new complex known as District 56. Featuring five stories of commercial, meeting, event, and co-working areas, Terminus will eventually be joined by two additional buildings offering mixed-use space for residential and commercial.
The Westin Anaheim Resort, in the heart of California’s Anaheim Disneyland Resort district, is a definition of modern design paying homage to Anaheim’s historic orange grove roots. Long Beach, California-based Michael Hong Architects served as the project’s design architect, while HED was the executive architect and Los Angeles-based Cobico, Inc oversaw its interior design. The lighting design was conceived by Costa Mesa’s award-winning firm, First Circle Design.
You asked and we listened! The popular Lumark LAS Area/Site luminaire now has a pole mount option available. This new pole mount option provides even more versatility and adaptability to meet the needs of the job.