The ultimate challenge for those involved in the lighting design process is quick & reliable imaging of the ideas without the hassle of using sophisticated, expensive and time-consuming software like 3Dstudio, Rhino, Maya, etc.
Residence in Athens. Using videos or (even better) interactive apps featuring movement is a very effective and straightforward way to present your work to clients. On the plus side, you won’t have to destroy a forest to print over-designed, badly-designed, confusing presentations!
Office in Abu-Dhabi. DL EVO generates a decent result but has two major drawbacks: a) it’s a genuine resource killer, and b) it has an outdated calculation engine. Saving this project along with the calculations but without any furniture creates a 102 MB file. Give me a break!
We participated in a competition to illuminate the facades of four historic buildings in Athens (typical examples of 19th and early 20th century architecture). Irrespective of whether we win or not, we put forward a very good proposal and enjoyed the process immensely.