07.12.2017 For the last project of the semester, I worked on redesigning the Specsavers optician shop in the Wilton shopping centre, in Cork. In order to increase the complexity of the project, I had an extra floor to work with, and had to fit more spaces than the existing shop had. I got the opportunity … Continue reading Specsavers, an optician shop
27.11.2017 Knowing how many lights are needed and how many lux a space requires is essential for a space to be user-friendly and comfortable to use. A software I just discovered, DiaLux, allows me to calculate if my lighting is adequate by drawing up the building, changing the materials in order to take their characteristics … Continue reading Lighting calculations with Dialux
24.11.2017 In order to continue my work on lighting, I also discovered and practiced two rendering softwares, which I enjoy very much. The first one, Shaderlight, works as an add-on to SketchUp : I can put different kinds of lights and modify the materials in order to make them more or less reflective... so that … Continue reading Light rendering software : Shaderlight and Lumion
22.11.2017 In the continuation of the work on lighting previously done, I worked on a reflected ceiling plan to display the lights I was using and the electricity scheme. I also precisely specified the Disano lights I am using in order to make the project as realistic as possible.
27.09.2017 In order to enhance my design and improve the quality of the space, I also worked on a lighting scheme for the boulevard project. I presented sketches for all the different areas (study, library, light boxes, kitchen, eating area, phone booths, etc...) to show the atmosphere I wanted to create and ways of achieving … Continue reading The Boulevard Lighting Scheme