Philips AUTHOR: Philips | CATEGORY: Showcase

December 18, 2014

Lighting Designer Paul Gregory talks about lighting the iconic Times Square Ball


As New Year’s Eve approaches we thought it would be fitting to chat with the lighting designer who created the lighting concept for the illustrious Time Square Ball. Paul Gregory, Principal of Focus Lighting in New York City, discusses the lighting inspiration behind the most famous ball in the world and the issues that were involved in lighting such a renowned landmark. [...]

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Monique Cousineau AUTHOR: Monique Cousineau | CATEGORY: Showcase

December 17, 2014

New Year’s Eve 2015 Numeral Delivery at Duffy Square in NYC


There was a special delivery in NYC on Tuesday December 16th. The new year’s eve 2015 numerals arrived at Duffy Square across from Times Square. For this occasion a photo op with the numerals was organized. The public was invited to get their photo taken with the last two digits of 2015 numerals that stand 7 feet tall.[...]

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Philips AUTHOR: Philips | CATEGORY: Led

December 15, 2014

LyteProfile: Defining LED Commercial Downlights


Philips Lightolier defines the commercial downlighting product category with the LyteProfile LED. It utilizes state of the art mid-flux LED technology to provide a highly efficient family of downlighting luminaires that provide a smooth source of illumination. Cutting edge technology employs the latest in thermal management and significantly reduces the size and physical material employed in the luminaire.[...]

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Monique Cousineau AUTHOR: Monique Cousineau | CATEGORY: Showcase

December 9, 2014

Medellin Colombia Christmas Lights Fiesta- Los Alumbrados


When a city lights up for the holidays some highlight certain districts and neighbourhoods embellishing the areas of the city that are the most popular with visitors. However one city in South America goes all out creating extravagant and multicolored installations everywhere you look. If Christmas spirit was measured by the magnitude of lighting decorations Medellin Colombia would certainly be a top contender if not the gold medal winner with its famous Christmas Lights Fiesta- Los Alumbrados.[...]

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Philips Color Kinetics AUTHOR: Philips Color Kinetics | CATEGORY: Design

December 4, 2014

Philips Color Kinetics launches its Lighting Designer in Residence Program


Earlier this year, the Philips Color Kinetics Research and Development team launched its Lighting Designer in Residence program. The goal of the residency is to provide a framework for collaborating with a young professional on longer-term, strategic questions relevant to the future of architectural lighting. In the context of a rapidly changing lighting industry, a continuous dialogue between design practitioners and engineering experts is increasingly important.[...]

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