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The Architecture Of Light By Sage Russell PDF [BEST]

This book about the use of natural light in architecture consists of two parts: theory and implementation. In the first of them, Derek Philips takes into consideration information regarding the history of lighting design, environmental factors, energy and calculations of natural and artificial lighting. The second part studies the cases with the use of natural light, divided into eight categories depending on the function of the building, among others: offices, residential, education and ecclesiastical.

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Following through the fundamentals of light in architecture that explain the physical basics of light, the physiology of vision, and colour science, the author goes on to designing light aspects taking into account textures, shapes, types of light, and locations of the light source. In the final part, the book contains tips for selecting luminaires with examples of the use of products from specific manufacturers.

This publication contains examples of 123 projects from all over the world that present the proper use of both artificial and natural light in architecture. This book which can be also called a photo album presents case studies of both interiors and facades illumination.

This book by Elisa Valero Ramos, the award-winning architect from Spain, gives briefly a scope for the role of light in architecture and professional tips about working with the light. The author focuses on the scope of lights and colours, their changes over the day, and the impact of the forms and textures for lights and shadow effect.

This practical guide by Admir Jukanović, lighting designer and the director of an international lighting design consultancy, contains tips for proper interior lighting, the choice of light temperature and colour, and finally the light source. The author explains professionally the fundamentals of light in architecture and lighting techniques based on successful realizations.

Susan Winchip explains the fundamentals of light in architecture by referring to the topics related to the lighting system, lighting in interior architecture, and the design process. She also shares her knowledge about business practice, regulations, the LEED building certification programme, and sustainability. This book is recommended for everybody who wants to enhance his knowledge about lighting design.

Not only does the book argue that natural light remains a fundamentally important source of orientation in architecture, but it underlines how and why the art of daylighting imposes creative discipline on design. (Steane, 2011). Mary Ann Steane shows recent approaches to designing with natural light basing on the chosen iconic buildings constructed from 1950 to the twenty-first century.

The author analyses the process of evanescence, procession, refraction, atomization, suffusion and luminescence that are a part of light in architecture. Henry Plummer presents a poetic and original approach to architecture which you cannot pass by indifferently.

Marcus Steffen shares advice on light controls and energy savings and instructions on preparing lighting plans for contractors and is an inspiration with creative ideas. By this book, you can understand the principles of designing light in architecture on the interior scale and understand how to operate with light and shadow.

The only position in this ranking that does not contain analysis about light in the architecture of one building but the analysis of the urban scale. This book explains how lighting should be designed in a way to create a safe and nice environment for people and what are the illumination possibilities to create a night picture of the city.

This book takes a view on the light in architecture from a different perspective than previous positions. Illuminated large-format advertisements are responsible for a large part of the lighting of many building facades. Dave Colangelo relates to the topic of large outdoor projections and programmable facades based on history, theory and practice.

This book contains photographs by Yigal Gawze that show the beauty of modernism in Tel Aviv. Presenting the assumption of Bauhaus in a modern city, the author focuses on natural light in architecture. Presented pictures give an image of this white city and highlight the importance of natural light in creating architectural forms. This book is a good coursebook to enhance knowledge in the subject of light in architecture but also to explore the culture and history. 041b061a72


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