Lighting by Design (2nd Revised edition)

Lighting by Design (2nd Revised edition)

By: Christopher Cuttle (author)Paperback

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Lighting by Design provides guidance on where to find inspiration for lighting ideas, how to plan the technical detail and how to execute the plan to create safe, effective and beautiful schemes. Christopher Cuttle's unique three level approach uses Observation, Visualisation and Realisation as the means to achieve these aims. Cuttle is a well known figure in the UK, US and Australia and New Zealand, with a wealth of experience of both teaching and practice. This new edition is fully updated and produced in full colour with many new diagrams and photographs. It will be immensely useful to professional and student architects, interior designers and specialist lighting designers.

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About Author

Christopher "Kit" Cuttle is currently Senior Lecturer in Architectural Technology at the University of Auckland. From 1957 he worked as a specialist architectural lighting designer and advisor, and since 1976 he has been lecturing on the subject in New Zealand, the UK and the US. He holds qualifications in illumination, electrical engineering and architecture, and has published 100 papers and articles on lighting.


Part One - Observation; Visible Characteristics of Objects; Visible Characteristics of Lighting; Quantifiable Aspects of Lighting; Part Two - Visualisation; Envisioning the Concept; Concept Development; Part Three - Realisation; Delivering the Lumens; Getting the Lighting you Want; Appendices

Product Details

  • publication date: 30/09/2008
  • ISBN13: 9780750687683
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 264
  • ID: 9780750687683
  • weight: 589
  • ISBN10: 0750687681
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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