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  • Paperback: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Wiley; 2 edition (April 24 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0470474270
  • ISBN-13: 978-0470474273
  • Product Dimensions: 21.5 x 1.4 x 27.7 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 794 g
  • Average Customer Review: 1.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #90,414 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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From the Back Cover

A new edition of the highly readable guide to lightingdesign—now in full color

Lighting design has seen tremendous growth in the years sincethe first edition of this book was published, with new technologiessuch as LED and trends in sustainability greatly reshaping thefield. Lighting Design Basics, Second Edition addresses thesechanges, while continuing to offer a clear, concise, highly graphictreatment of the of lighting design.

More than twenty case studies are used to illustrate designconcepts and techniques for typical residential and commercialspaces, ranging from kitchens to doctors' offices. Essentialdetails for installation and construction and how to retrofitexisting conditions are also discussed.

New and updated features in this edition include:

  • Extensive use of color and many new illustrations, includingfloor plans, RCPs, sections, and perspectives

  • Coverage of the latest practices in lighting design, especiallyin the area of energy conservation

  • A series of practical Electrician's Notebooks, addressing issuesencountered in the construction process

  • Exercises emphasizing the development of skills needed on thejob and for the NCIDQ and NCARB exams

About the Author

Mark Karlen, PhD, AIA, ASID, has a long and distinguishedcareer in design education and professional practice as anarchitect and interior designer. He has chaired the interiorprograms at the University of Cincinnati and Pratt Institute, aswell as having completed many successful buildings and interiorsprojects. James R. Benya, PE, FIES, IALD, LC, is a lightingdesigner and Principal of Benya Lighting Design of West Linn,Oregon. He is widely published in industry magazines and haslectured extensively on the professional conference circuit.Christina Spangler, LC, IALD, IES, is a lighting designerand Principal in the Philadelphia and New York City–basedLighting Design Collaborative. She currently teaches at MooreCollege of Art and Design.

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By chris Rawling on Nov. 6 2014
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Insufficient technical details on lighting calculations and luminaire selection
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Great as a reference book Nov. 14 2013
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I am using this book for an Interior Design class. It has lots of good information. It could be used as a reference book. I also love that the book is a Kindle book. I can take it with me on my phone.
Supperly prepared and Elegantly written May 7 2013
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This is a must read for any one wish to study archtitectural art and Interior design. A must read for those interesting in lighting.
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class book Oct. 4 2013
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this book was for a class. it arrived on time and in the condition it was stated to be in. what more can you say about a class book