The Landscape Lighting Book / Edition 2

The Landscape Lighting Book / Edition 2

by Janet Lennox Moyer, Jannet Lenox Moyer
     
 

The Landscape Lighting Book, Second Edition shows you how to achieve a wide range of beautiful and dramatic lighting effects. You'll get expert guidance and advice on the theory, design process, project needs, and techniques of landscape lighting. You'll find prizewinning projects designed by the author and other landscape lighting professionals throughout the United… See more details below

Overview

The Landscape Lighting Book, Second Edition shows you how to achieve a wide range of beautiful and dramatic lighting effects. You'll get expert guidance and advice on the theory, design process, project needs, and techniques of landscape lighting. You'll find prizewinning projects designed by the author and other landscape lighting professionals throughout the United States. Plus, hundreds of diagrams, drawings, and black-and-white and full-color photographs illuminate topics and provide visually stunning insights into new and creative ways that lighting can transform landscapes. This fully updated edition covers the latest technologies and equipment and features new chapters on installation, documentation, and seasonal lighting.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471451365
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
03/28/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
440
Product dimensions:
8.74(w) x 11.08(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

1Assessing project needs3
2Vision and perception of light15
3Luminous composition21
4The design process : documenting and installing landscape lighting36
5Follow-up work : record documents and project maintenance74
6Light sources95
7Light fixtures109
8Corrosion, materials, and finishes137
9Controls157
10Wiring171
11Residential spaces197
12Public spaces209
13Atria219
14Plant materials229
15Garden evolution : changes that affect lighting264
16Sculptures, architectural structures, and signage291
17Walkways and stairs307
18Building elevation lighting325
19Water features341

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