In 2016 I wrote a paper for Thorn Lighting which turned into Masterclass for the Society of Light and Lighting. It was based around getting the balance of light in a space right before you added worries of Human Centric lighting as it was being called then.
Light affects people, how it does so can be comfortable of not depending on how the light is used. For example high intensity light can be s source of glare causing discomfort or disability. Warm light can make us look healthy, soft light can make our skin look smooth.
Bright lights, another headache?
Glare is a wonderful thing; it creates sparkle, glints and artistic flare. On the other hand glare is an awful thing; creating difficulty to see, veiling detail and tiring the eye. Whether you love it or not depends on the situation, a club compared to the office, relaxing in the sun compared to driving the… Continue reading Bright lights, another headache?