CoeLux Artificial Skylight
Since its launch at Light + Building earlier this year, the CoeLux artificial skylight system has been causing a stir in Lighting Designer circles. Product designer Jonathan Morgan takes a look at the technology behind a ground-breaking new effect.
Issue 81 October / November 2014
Making its debut at Light+Building and then demonstrated at May Design Series, Xicato’s XIM intelligent module has pretty much been in everyone’s top three most anticipated product launches of the year. David Morgan took a look at it before its release in October.
Issue 80 August / September 2014
Our lighting technology expert, Dr Geoff Archenhold, finds true innovation hard to come by at this year’s Light + Building despite a wealth of newly launched networked lighting solutions.
Issue 79 June / July 2014
Darklight Gantom IQ Micro Image Projector
David Morgan comes across Darklight’s Gantom IQ Micro Image Projector, the smallest gobo projector on the market today, and finds it packs a much bigger punch than its small size suggests.
Issue 78 April / May 2014
Stanley Electric LLM0545 narrow beam architectural exterior projector
David Morgan discovers a little known exterior architectural lighting ultra-narrow projector from a Japanese manufacturer with a history in the automotive lighting sector. It’s a fitting that could be treasured by specifiers.
Issue 77 February / March 2014
M Modular LED System
Selux Lighting grew out of postwar Berlin, bringing battery powered light to a city in ruins. David Morgan considers the company’s M Modular LED system, a refined take on the modular fluorescent linear lighting the company developed in the 1970s.
Issue 76 December / January 2014
2013: The Year of Market Penetration
Our LED expert Dr Geoff Archenhold looks back at a year of slowing innovation.
Issue 76 December / January 2014
Are you really in control?
The real innovation in lighting was never about LEDs, it was always about smart and intelligent lighting which is a fusion of lighting and controls. This month Dr Geoff Archenhold takes a look at the rise in lighting network control and its security issues.
Issue 75 October / November 2013
David Morgan takes a look at LUMsearch, a new stand-alone lighting design program from DIAL. LUMsearch is a progression from the German company’s DIALux program and has been created to assist designers in their search for suitable luminaires.
Issue 75 October/November 2013
ERCO LED Pollux Range
ERCO will be appearing at a UK exhibition for the very first time when they exhibit at The ARC Show @ May Design Series. David Morgan takes a look at one of the products that will be on display.
Issue 72 April/May
iGuzzini Laser Blade Range
iGuzzini’s Laser Blade range, the successful result of a design exercise to get more light from less luminaire with minimal glare, will be on display at The ARC Show @ May Design Series. David Morgan puts it through its paces.
Issue 71 Feb/March 2013
One of the stars of The ARC Show @ May Design Series, KKDC’s innovative products have been a hit with specifiers and consultants on major projects all over the world. David Morgan took a closer look at one of their new releases - the SIL window reveal light.
Issue 74 Aug/Sep 2013
Issue 81 October / November 2014Since its launch at Light + Building earlier this year, the CoeLux artificial skylight system has been causing a stir in Lighting Designer circles. Product designer Jonathan Morgan takes a look at the technology behind a ground-breaking new effect. more...
Issue 79 June / July 2014Our lighting technology expert, Dr Geoff Archenhold, finds true innovation hard to come by at this year’s Light + Building despite a wealth of newly launched networked lighting solutions. more...