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The role of photometry in a lighting layout

April 2018

Photometry aims to control light by establishing the amount and the quality of light rays, as well as devising new ways to control and aim them in a designated space.

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Why and how to adjust lighting with seasonal changes

February 2018

Natural light varies from one season to the next. Discover why you should adjust lighting with seasonal changes to save time and money in the long run. Discover how now in the following article.

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LED recessed downlights: too much of a good thing?

January 2018

David Nathaniel, CEO at STANDARD, gives his opinion about revolutionary LED Recessed Downlights and what we forgot along the way.

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LED lights: an economical and long-lasting solution

December 2017

Do you hesitate to replace your light bulbs with LED bulbs? Discover why converting to LED lights is both a durable and cost-effective solution.

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How to Limit Optical Loss

November 2017

Variances in light dispersion or brightness might be caused by a reduction of light known as optical loss. Read on to learn what it is and how to prevent it.

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What is the Colour Rendering Index?

November 2017

Learn all about the Colour Rendering Index and how to select the optimal lighting system according to this significant measure!

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LED and its Possible Health Effects – Part 2

August 2017

Read this series (part 1 and 2) of articles to understand the results of the researches on the effects of blue light and LED lamps on general population health, on eyes, skin and the circadian system.

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LED and its Possible Health Effects – Part 1

August 2017

Read this series (part 1 and 2) of articles to understand the results of the researches on the effects of blue light and LED lamps on general population health, on eyes, skin and the circadian system.

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Lamp Bases in All Shapes and Sizes

May 2017

There are several types of screw bases, and each has one specific application. It is therefore vital to select the light bulb that corresponds to your needs.

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A short guide on what colour temperature is

May 2017

To help you select the right colour temperature for your setting, choose your application, then select the colour temperature most suited to your needs.

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The Difference in Lumen Intensity – HID vs LED

March 2017

When comparing the output of a HID light source to that of a LED light source, we dissect and explain the various measurements calculated in lumens.

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The advent of the light bulb – Let there be light!

February 2017

The invention of the light bulb has left its mark on the evolution of the world and it has changed our way of life. Read on to learn more about the history of the light bulb.

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