22 12, 2014

Happy Holidays 2014!

Happy Holidays! Here is a gif I made last year of a friend in a santa costume in the Hague:

12 12, 2014

Film recommendation: the City Dark

Check out this PBS documentary about the growth of electric light and the effects of light pollution. [full film here] "In the film The City Dark, filmmaker Ian Cheney describes light pollution as light reflecting [...]

28 11, 2014

A song for Black Friday

on of my favorite bands Apollo Sunshine has a great song to remind us about the value of money:

21 11, 2014

Hire an app instead of a lighting designer?

I found this already funded crowd sourcing campaign for a new interior lighting design app called INNR, that you can use instead of working with a live lighting designer. I'm very curious to see examples [...]

13 11, 2014

Bringing daylight into dark spaces

I've been thinking of various ways to bring daylight into dark interiors to make use of the readily available light. In my research I found this inventive product and wanted to share it: From Inhabitat magazine, [...]

7 11, 2014

Light Art Crush: Caleb Charland

I love the work of this artist, photographer, light artist: Caleb Charland From an article in My Modern Met, "Caleb Charland demonstrates lessons in physics and mathematics with his mind-blowing photography. Inspired by children's books [...]

30 10, 2014

A History of the Future

A History of the Future! Here is the interesting thought experiment/ design experiment of Adrian Hon. From the year 2082, he tells, "the story of how we became more connected than ever before, with objects like Babel, [...]

22 10, 2014

Wooden art lamp

Check it out: A slightly expensive, but very cool light bulb (lamp) made out of wood. From Inhabitat: "German light bulb maker LEDON enlisted Japanese designer Ryosuke Fukusada to create the impossible- a light bulb [...]