Category Archives: Future Lighting

Looking ahead to the future of lighting design.

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luminous patterns in le monde

I’m big in France! For all of my French-speaking readers, I was quoted in a Le Monde piece looking at the future of lighting design.  Enjoy!

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luminous patterns in le monde

I’m big in France! For all of my French-speaking readers, I was quoted in a Le Monde piece looking at the future of lighting design.  Enjoy!

the light engine of the future

Today I took the time to explore Dutch Design Week, to tour the immense range of offerings scattered throughout the city of Eindhoven.  A dazzling display of aesthetic, technical, and programmatic creativity, DDW showcases top creative talent from across the

the light engine of the future

Today I took the time to explore Dutch Design Week, to tour the immense range of offerings scattered throughout the city of Eindhoven.  A dazzling display of aesthetic, technical, and programmatic creativity, DDW showcases top creative talent from across the

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terasel: new video update

The EU-backed research consortium Terasel released a nice summary video of its work on “thermoplastically deformable circuits for embedded randomly shaped electronics”.  A mouthful for sure…just check out all the cool concepts in the video:   For posterity I captured

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terasel: new video update

The EU-backed research consortium Terasel released a nice summary video of its work on “thermoplastically deformable circuits for embedded randomly shaped electronics”.  A mouthful for sure…just check out all the cool concepts in the video:   For posterity I captured

hyper-reality

hyper reality

An insane view of the future of augmented reality.  See for yourself…it’s especially trippy when the AR restarts in the grocery store, revealing that the person is in a humble food aisle.  I poised this question before, but what are the implications

hyper-reality

hyper reality

An insane view of the future of augmented reality.  See for yourself…it’s especially trippy when the AR restarts in the grocery store, revealing that the person is in a humble food aisle.  I poised this question before, but what are the implications

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LG OLED’s future vision video

Much like Microsoft’s and Corning’s awesome vision-of-the-future videos, LG Display released an amazing concept showing their vision for OLED displays.  Via FlatPanels HD. I captured a few screenshots for posterity:

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LG OLED’s future vision video

Much like Microsoft’s and Corning’s awesome vision-of-the-future videos, LG Display released an amazing concept showing their vision for OLED displays.  Via FlatPanels HD. I captured a few screenshots for posterity:

holst-flexible

holst center: integration of LED and OLED into textiles

Margreet de Kok, Senior Researcher at the Holst Centre, shows different methods to integrate OLEDs and LEDs in textile.

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holst center: integration of LED and OLED into textiles

Margreet de Kok, Senior Researcher at the Holst Centre, shows different methods to integrate OLEDs and LEDs in textile.

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using embedded lighting in office environments

I’ve advocated in many forums that embedded lighting, particularly fusing patterns of light into architectural wall and ceiling surfaces, will become a major trend going forward, especially in office applications. My theory is that in natural settings we humans are instinctively

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using embedded lighting in office environments

I’ve advocated in many forums that embedded lighting, particularly fusing patterns of light into architectural wall and ceiling surfaces, will become a major trend going forward, especially in office applications. My theory is that in natural settings we humans are instinctively