Cooledge SQUARE LED system
One of the hits of Lightfair International was innovative Canadian LED company Cooledge, which made an impact with its new look courtesy of industrial designers Billings Jackson. David Morgan takes a look at their new SQUARE snap and trim LED system.
Issue 85 June / July 2015
When Geoff Met Shuji
Technology expert Dr Geoff Archenhold was suitably impressed with Soraa’s philosophy when he attended its recent event in London. He also got a sneak preview of new products and had the opportunity to meet the notable Dr Shuji Nakamura.
Issue 85 June / July 2015
iGuzzini Trick range
As a leading Italian lighting manufacturer, style comes naturally to iGuzzini. In this latest installment of Bench Test, David Morgan looks at the Trick range, which has not only made a massive impact on the industry since its launch last year, but now features on many a designer’s top ten list.
Issue 84 April / May 2015
Trinity Lighting LED bollard ranges
The Sticks and Stones range of lighting bollards are based around a novel and attractive approach to colour and finishes. Along with the Alchemy range, David Morgan looks in detail at these latest innovations making their mark on the exterior lighting sector.
Issue 83 February / March 2015
Smart Lighting: Who's dumb and dumber?
Within the first ten days of 2015 I was bombarded by three conferences on how smart lighting is going to change the industry forever. This led me to question whether this propensity for ‘smart’ perhaps makes up for the rather poor level of skill throughout the lighting supply chain?
Issue 83 January / February
2014: The year the LED landscape changed forever
As two giants of the electronics industry look to bow out of the global LED sales market, our resident technology expert Dr Geoff Archenhold looks back at a year of shock announcements and well deserved recognition.
Issue 82 December / January 2014
Soraa AR111 range
Aiming to turn the world of LED lighting on its head with its GaN on GaN technology, Soraa introduced its range of AR111 lamps earlier this year. David Morgan takes a look at the benefits of the range and how they truly compare to that of a halogen lamp.
Issue 82 December / January 2014 / 2015
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 2013 / 2014
Issue 85 June / July 2015One of the hits of Lightfair International was innovative Canadian LED company Cooledge, which made an impact with its new look courtesy of industrial designers Billings Jackson. David Morgan takes a look at their new SQUARE snap and trim LED system. more...
Issue 85 June / July 2015Technology expert Dr Geoff Archenhold was suitably impressed with Soraa’s philosophy when he attended its recent event in London. He also got a sneak preview of new products and had the opportunity to meet the notable Dr Shuji Nakamura. more...