When Faced with any type of lighting design task -- whether lighting a parkway, a residence, or an opera house -- designers can benefit from Traister and Chapman's practical guide to lighting design. From basic principles, to surveying a room and determining its lighting needs, to integrating designs into working drawings, the Portable Lighting Handbook has it all.In clear, nontechnical language, Traister and Chapman guide the reader through each step of lighting design, with:
-- Checklists, tables, and forms for easy project management
-- Codes, standards, and energy guidelines
-- Comprehensive coverage of every type of lighting application
-- Information on conducting lighting surveys
-- Cost and longevity data
The Portable Lighting Handbook explains how to select fixtures, lighting patterns, and levels of illumination for a multitude of uses, including residential, commercial, and industrial spaces.
Giving designers quick access to the information they need, and with its flexible binding and handy format, this lighting handbook will be a valuable companion to designers on the job.