30 01, 2014

Northern Lights

I'm in Finland now, currently in Helsinki. In a few days I will be headed up to a city called Rovaniemi, on the arctic circle, in hopes of seeing some Northern Lights. Being a geek, [...]

23 01, 2014

Light artist crush: Adam Ekberg

Photographer Adam Ekberg caught my eye, as his photographs are closely tied to lighting and space. Below are a few of his photographs and links to his personal website where you can see more. Adam Ekberg -- [...]

14 01, 2014

The Mind’s eye

The Mind's Eye: an article in Discovery Magazine.  An interesting reminder that much of what we see happens inside the brain.

14 01, 2014

Creative LED lighting changes perceptions of abandoned city spaces

From PSFK, "Forgotten urban spaces are being reinvigorated through the deployment of creative lighting displays that promote safety and community." I love these beautiful treatments of abandoned spaces. Clink Street Tunnel Project in London by [...]

4 01, 2014

LRC Designs New Skylight to Scoop Up Daylight, Save Energy

From the Lighting Research Center (LRC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute: The LRC "recently released a guide for designing light scoops—an innovative type of skylight designed by the LRC with funding from the New York State [...]