So, just what is Power over Ethernet?

So, just what is Power over Ethernet?

In the first of four Power over Ethernet (PoE) themed Q&A of the Day enquiries, Akshay Thakur, business development manager of the industries and IoT product group at Cisco deals with an easy simplifier just to get the ball rolling. Everything gets much more complicated after this, so listen up!

How to light a garden centre

How to light a garden centre

In our latest design clinic Lux's technical editor, Alan Tulla, considers the best ways to light a garden centre.

Here comes the moon: CoeLux launches night version

Here comes the moon: CoeLux launches night version

CoeLux’s artificial skylights have rocked the industry due to their convincing reproduction of sunlight. Now the company has launched a new version that aims to be just as successful at recreating the night sky.

Unusual shop tests lighting designer's prowess

Unusual shop tests lighting designer's prowess

Fagerhult Lighting was challenged by a sports shop in Tokyo to create a modern and practical lighting design for an unusually dimensioned shop. The extremely high ceilings at 7.7 metres made the typical lighting of a sports shop - dark, with highlighted products - difficult to achieve without losing sight of that same ceiling.

Inventive lighting brings Dubai shopping palace to life

Inventive lighting brings Dubai shopping palace to life

The dim, 'dark cave' of Al Ghurair shopping centre, Dubai, has been brightened up drastically by the efforts of the Reynard Lighting Group. This was achieved without the centre being forced to close for a single day, and allows for a cleaner, more open feel throughout the entire building.

The bridge into new lighting

The bridge into new lighting

Javadieh bridge is a cable stayed bridge. This is what the team from RGE Lighting Design were asked to light up, and they succeded with this brilliantly colourful masterpiece.

Jam tower lit up with a 'new urban identity'

Jam tower lit up with a 'new urban identity'

This project featured a huge tower, measuring up to 130 metres, being lit up for night-time viewing. The team also aimed to make this site more of a landmark, which they have achieved by making it so striking and recognisable.

LEDs in Dubai Opera House

LEDs in Dubai Opera House

The Dubai Opera house has been illuminated by Neolight Global, in an adaptable and graceful design which spreads throughout the building. The company was responsible for both internal and external design, and suceedede brilliantly, using LEDs for much of the system.

Theatrical lighting in terrace lounge

Theatrical lighting in terrace lounge

The company INTO have been challenged to create a theatrical lighting design within the venue of this Lounge. They aimed to createa a warm and welcoming space without detracting from it's functionality.

Functional design brings simplicity to fashion house

Functional design brings simplicity to fashion house

The interior lighting of Corcel Concept Store & Café was redesigned in a modern style by the brillinat minds of Fagerhult and T.Zed Architects. The functional, minimalist design suits the purpose perfectly and doesn't draw any attention away from the store itself - exactly as requested.

Simple, but sophisticated: lighting the workplace

Simple, but sophisticated: lighting the workplace

TEMA is founded as an organization to take attention against erosion and desertification in Turkey in 1992. Since 1992 they are still working with same motto ‘’Soil is the life’’. They moved to their new head office in Istanbul/Şişli in 2016.
The architectural design aimed to create uncrowded, simple and spacious areas for long working hours. The lighting design also needed to follow these principles. According to the simplicity of the open office design, lighting design kept the simplicity with a pendant linear lighting system which also emphasises office’s main character.