September-October 2014 Table of Contents

Comment
Specification Conundrums comment Specification Conundrums

Until the lighting industry re-imagines the specification process to match technology cycles, the process of conveying product availability must become more transparent. Read more

Briefs
Briefs U.S. DOE's SSL Program Continues to Provide the Latest LED Lighting Information

A snapshot of some of the key reports and lighting facts sheets the U.S. Department of Energy’s Solid-State Lighting program has issued in 2014. Read more

Phil Gabriel, 1939 - 2014 Briefs Phil Gabriel, 1939 - 2014

Lighting designer Phil Gabriel passed away on Aug. 9. A great advocate of the profession and of lighting education, his efforts on behalf of the lighting design community will be missed. Read more

Design
California Title 24, Part 6 Update report California Title 24, Part 6 Update

California’s Title 24, Part 6’s new standards mandate flexibility in controls and greater lights-out time. Read more

In Focus
In Focus: Starlight In Focus In Focus: Starlight

A precise constellation of LEDs takes shape and becomes the focal point for the Museum of the City of New York’s lobby. Read more

Products
Dome Arc Chandelier, jGoodDesign Products Dome Arc Chandelier, jGoodDesign

An arched brass rod supports two hand-blown glass diffusers to soften the look of this industrial material pairing. Read more

Silenzio, Luceplan Products Silenzio, Luceplan

A suspended drum shade upholstered in Kvadrat’s 90% wool, neutral-toned Remix 2 textile absorbs sound while serving as a showpiece. Read more

Super Pulse Start Ceramic, Venture Lighting Products Super Pulse Start Ceramic, Venture Lighting

The Super Pulse Start Ceramic lamp series offers high-efficacy, warm 3000K light to help designers showcase colorful products in retail spaces. Read more

Scotch Club, Marset Products Scotch Club, Marset

Barcelona, Spain–based designer Xavier Mañosa and Turkish studio Mashallah re-imagine the 1970s disco ball as a luminaire. Read more

MX Recessed Multiples and Track Luminaires, Intense Lighting Products MX Recessed Multiples and Track Luminaires, Intense Lighting

This family of LED recessed multiples and tracklights is intended for spot and accent lighting in retail spaces requiring directional light. Read more

E15 LED Track Spot, Bruck Lighting Products E15 LED Track Spot, Bruck Lighting

An extruded-aluminum housing doubles as a heat sink for this dimmable, track-mounted spot fixture. Read more

Steampunk Sconce, Boyd Lighting Products Steampunk Sconce, Boyd Lighting

An oval-shaped glass diffuser and riveted bracket puts a modern spin on Victorian-inspired design. Read more

Technology
LEDs: Understanding Optical Performance Technology LEDs: Understanding Optical Performance

Solid-state lighting can offer unparalleled performance if accompanied by the right lenses and reflectors. Read more

Products
 iQ-LED, Q-Tran Products iQ-LED, Q-Tran

For use in dry and wet locations, the tapelight is offered in three IP ratings of 20, 54, and 68. Read more

Kipp LED V3, Louis Poulsen Products Kipp LED V3, Louis Poulsen

Louis Poulsen updated its 104W Kipp Post LED outdoor fixture, which is part of the Kipp outdoor product family. Read more

LMH2 LED Module, Cree Products LMH2 LED Module, Cree

Cree’s LMH2 LED Module with sunset dimming emulates the dimming capabilities of an incandescent light source. Read more

Optotronic Constant Current Step-Dimmable LED Power Supplies, Osram Products Optotronic Constant Current Step-Dimmable LED Power Supplies, Osram

This LED driver offers five fixed-output current options per model for powering LED light engines in high-bay, industrial, and direct-indirect applications. Read more

Denon LED Flush Mount, Acuity Brands/Lithonia Lighting Products Denon LED Flush Mount, Acuity Brands/Lithonia Lighting

Lithonia Lighting has updated its line of flush-mounted fixtures with seven models for small spaces such as closets and hallways. Read more

 ZipOne LED 707, Vode Lighting Products ZipOne LED 707, Vode Lighting

This minimalist, modular LED luminaire is designed for low-profile task, undercabinet and overcabinet, and cove and accent lighting. Read more

Seem 2 and Seem 4 LED, Focal Point Products Seem 2 and Seem 4 LED, Focal Point

Focal Point’s series of narrow-slot LED fixtures is designed for shadow-free illumination in applications requiring high-output, integrated light. Read more

Features
Lighting Revival Lighting Revival

The renovation of the iconic New York City restaurant Tavern on the Green celebrates its lighting design, both past and present. Read more

Haute Illumination Haute Illumination

For The Jane restaurant in Antwerp, PSLAB’s bespoke chandelier turns a historic sanctuary into an otherworldly dining experience. Read more

One-on-One
One-on-One with Mike Watson one-on-one One-on-One with Mike Watson

One-on-One interview with Mike Watson, vice president of product strategy at Cree. Read more

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