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Residential Lighting Design

By Marcus Steffen

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ISBN: 9781847977564
PUBLISHED (THIS EDITION): 21/07/2014
PAGES: 160
BINDING: Hardback
SIZE: 260x215 mm
INSIDE: 132 colour photographs

Good lighting is essential to a building. An effective design is not just about introducing light into a space, but rather an appreciation of how the space will be used. A good lighting design is so intertwined with the building that it is only noticed in its absence. Written by a leading lighting designer, this essential book explains the basics of how to use light effectively, how to create a beautiful lighting scheme and how to avoid the pitfalls that occur in most projects.


  • Guide to lamps and light fittings, and their different uses
  • Principles of lighting design - understanding light and shadow
  • Room-by-room analysis of good lighting design
  • Advice on controls,plus an overview of the pitfalls of dimming and energy saving
  • Instruction on preparing a lighting plan for contractors
  • Illustrated throughout with stunning images and creative ideas

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" Written by a leading lighting designer, Marcus Steffen, this stunning new book explains the basics of how to use light effectively, how to create a beautiful lighting scheme, and how to avoid the pitfalls that occur in many projects. "
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Reviewed By: In Design magazine

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