Linear LED strip lights illuminating the edges of large mirrors in the vanity area of a modern hotel public restroom . Boca Flasher

Hotel

Hilton Washington DC National Mall Location: Washington D.C. Architect: Stanford Hotels Featured Products NanoLume

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Boca Flasher cove lighting and wall washing fixtures in a hotel lobby.

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Hilton Washington DC National Mall Location: Washington D.C. Architect: Stanford Hotels Featured Products NanoLumeNanoWedgeHPNLS-LO

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LED accent strip lights in a hotel coffee shop accenting ceilings and walls, shelving and under counters. Boca Flasher.

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Hilton Washington DC National Mall Location: Washington D.C. Architect: Stanford Hotels Featured Products Niche-HV

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LED accent strip and cove lights in a hotel lobby accenting ceilings and walls. Boca Flasher.

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Hilton Washington DC National Mall Location: Washington D.C. Architect: Stanford Hotels Featured Products NanoLumeHPNLS-LO

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LED strip lights illuminating architectural steel and pathways on a pedestrian bridge over railroad tracks at dusk. Boca Flasher

Infrastructure

Grand Avenue Park Bridge Location: Everett, Washington Architects: LMN Architects, The Lighting Group, Stantec Photo © Adam Hunter/LMN Architect Featured Products HPNFC-HO HPCCS

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LED strip lights illuminating architectural steel and pathways on a pedestrian bridge. Boca Flasher

Infrastructure

Grand Avenue Park Bridge Location: Everett, Washington Architects: LMN Architects, The Lighting Group, Stantec Photo © Adam Hunter/LMN Architect Featured Products HPNFC-HO HPCCS

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LED strip lights illuminating architectural steel and pathways on a pedestrian bridge. Boca Flasher

Infrastructure

Grand Avenue Park Bridge Location: Everett, Washington Architects: LMN Architects, The Lighting Group, Stantec Photo © Adam Hunter/LMN Architect Featured Products HPNFC-HO HPCCS

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Boca Flasher wall washing fixtures and back-lit signage in a retail application.

Civic/Entertainment

Powerhouse / Geneva Car Barn Lighting Designer: JS Nolan & Associates Location: San Francisco, California Once apart of the first electric railway system, now renovated into a state of the art recreational and performing arts workshop. Featured Products Nano X HPNLS

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Boca Flasher cove lighting and wall washing fixtures in an industrial commercial space.

Civic/Entertainment

Powerhouse / Geneva Car Barn Lighting Designer: JS Nolan & Associates Location: San Francisco, California Once apart of the first electric railway system, now renovated into a state of the art recreational and performing arts workshop. Featured Products Nano X HPNLS

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Boca Flasher cove lighting and wall washing fixtures in an industrial commercial space.

Civic/Entertainment

Powerhouse / Geneva Car Barn Lighting Designer: JS Nolan & Associates Location: San Francisco, California Once apart of the first electric railway system, now renovated into a state of the art recreational and performing arts workshop. Featured Products Nano X HPNLS

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Boca Flasher cove lighting and wall washing fixtures in an industrial commercial space.

Civic/Entertainment

Powerhouse / Geneva Car Barn Lighting Designer: JS Nolan & Associates Location: San Francisco, California Once apart of the first electric railway system, now renovated into a state of the art recreational and performing arts workshop. Featured Products Nano X HPNLS

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Luma Hotel

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Luma Hotel San Francisco Architect: Jackie Hui Featured Products HPFB Trilight Nanolume Nanomix NanoWedge HPNLS

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Luma Hotel Exterior

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Luma Hotel San Francisco Architect: Jackie Hui Featured Products HPFB Trilight Nanolume Nanomix NanoWedge HPNLS

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Luma Hotel Exterior

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Luma Hotel San Francisco Architect: Jackie Hui Featured Products HPFB Trilight Nanolume Nanomix NanoWedge HPNLS

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Luma SF - Prefunction Area (Blue)

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Luma Hotel San Francisco Architect: Jackie Hui Featured Products HPFB Trilight Nanolume Nanomix NanoWedge HPNLS

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Luma SF - Channel Street Exterior Screen Colors

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Luma Hotel San Francisco Architect: Jackie Hui Featured Products HPFB Trilight Nanolume Nanomix NanoWedge HPNLS

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Luma SF - Guestroom TV Wall

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Luma Hotel San Francisco Architect: Jackie Hui Featured Products HPFB Trilight Nanolume Nanomix NanoWedge HPNLS

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Luma SF - Lobby

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Luma Hotel San Francisco Architect: Jackie Hui Featured Products HPFB Trilight Nanolume Nanomix NanoWedge HPNLS

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Luma SF - Mens Restroom

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Luma Hotel San Francisco Architect: Jackie Hui Featured Products HPFB Trilight Nanolume Nanomix NanoWedge HPNLS

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Luma SF - Prefunction Table (Blue)

Hotel

Luma Hotel San Francisco Architect: Jackie Hui Featured Products HPFB Trilight Nanolume Nanomix NanoWedge HPNLS

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LED accent strip lights in a hotel bar and lobby accenting ceilings and walls, shelving and under counters. Boca Flasher.

How does Dim-to-Warm Lighting Work?

How does Dim-to-Warm Lighting Work? Consumer lighting needs and real-world applications are continually evolving.  LED tunable light technology has stepped up to the challenge by providing various lighting capabilities to accommodate any desired atmosphere.  This is achieved through warm dimming, also referred to as dim-to-warm or black-body dimming. Physicists created a theoretical reference source called…

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No More Shadows with Kitchen Task Lighting

No More Shadows with Kitchen Task Lighting If you want to remodel your kitchen in the next 12 months, there are many things to consider besides appliances, flooring, paint color, and backsplashes. The lighting you choose will make the most impact on the functionality of the space, especially the under-cabinet lighting. Most ambient kitchen lighting…

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LED linear strip lighting illuminating waterfall features under the Brooklyn Bridge after dark. The bridge and New York City skyline light up the background. Boca Flasher

Illuminating Fountains – The Art of Water and Light

Illuminating Fountains – The Art of Water and Light Fountains have been used for thousands of years to provide drinking water or be pleasing art pieces. Early fountains relied on gravity to control the flow of water. The carved stone basins held drinking water for humans and animals or ceremonial water for religious institutions. The…

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Boca Flasher cove lighting fixtures in an open concept residential living room and hallway.

Layers of Light Help to Turn a Residential House into a Home

Layers of Light Help to Turn a Residential House into a Home Home. The word conjures images of comfort, security, and warmth. Home could be a 400-square-foot studio or a mansion of immense proportions for some. Our places of residence are comfortable retreats that contain our loved ones, whether they be animals or humans. The…

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Boca Flasher wall washing and façade lighting fixtures illuminating modern elevated walkways in an outdoor garden.

Using Light to Create a Striking Impact on Urban Infrastructure

Using Light to Create a Striking Impact on Urban Infrastructure The most crucial function of urban infrastructure is to connect people with increased ease, speed, and efficiency. It encourages the connection and movement of a city’s inhabitants and goods and services. However, with thoughtful design, utilitarian infrastructure can be visually impactful, with bridge spans, tunnels,…

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The Brooklyn Bridge lit in early evening with the cityscape in the distance. Under the bridge, LED lighting illuminates a featured waterfall. Boca Flasher

Five Elements to Consider When Lighting Statues, Monuments, and Architectural Features

Five Elements to Consider When Lighting Statues, Monuments, and Architectural Features The most crucial function of urban infrastructure is to connect people with increased ease, speed, and efficiency. It encourages the connection and movement of a city’s inhabitants and goods and services. The great monuments and statues of the world memorialize significant achievements and reminders…

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Low Voltage and Line Voltage Luminaires

What Is the Difference Between Line and Low Voltage Lighting?

Lighting Design Considerations Between Low Voltage and Line Voltage Installations Today’s homes are filled with devices that require electricity to operate, but in the late 19th century, lighting was the primary driver in the electrification of residences. The Edison and Tesla current battles (Tesla’s AC versus Edison’s DC) continued to rage, but George Westinghouse’s successful…

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Creating a Landmark with Dynamic Hotel Lighting Design

Creating a landmark with dynamic hotel lighting design Nestled in the Susquehanna River Valley in central Pennsylvania is the city of Sunbury. The sleepy town, first settled in the early 1700s, has never had more than 16,000 residents. Today the population has declined to under 10,000 as the waning rust belt has taken its toll.…

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What is an Architectural Smart Dimmer?

What is an architectural smart dimmer? Light dimming basics All light dimmers, ranging from a simple residential wall switch to an advanced architectural dimmer, control the brightness of the light source by reducing the power the fixture receives. The dimmer cuts part of the AC voltage allowing a limited and variable amount of the waveform…

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Comparing 0-10V and DALI Controls

Comparing 0-10V and DALI Controls Artificial light can transform a humble commercial space into one that is dynamic and exciting or romantic and serene. Lighting designers specify lighting controls during the design process to adjust the intensity of one or more layers of light. In addition, lighting controls can change a space’s appearance, facilitate various…

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The Fundamental Components of Lighting Control

The Fundamental Components of Lighting Control A good lighting control plan is crucial to excellent design for commercial lighting applications. These input/output devices and systems receive information, act on it, and then adjusts lighting power to satisfy the occupant or the lighting designer’s vision. The benefits of lighting controls within a commercial application are many,…

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Orange linear LED lights illuminating architectural detail and the facade of a boutique hotel. Boca Flasher

What is Wireless DMX?

How Wireless DMX Orchestrates Architectural Lighting Scenes Without Cables Architectural lighting has become more widespread due to energy efficiency, easy installation, and long life. LEDs have become the norm thanks to their energy efficiency, flexibility in many different light fixture designs, and a lifespan of typically 50,000 hours or more. We can also program them…

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Luma SF - Channel Street Exterior Screen Colors

New Hotel Earns Praise for Forward-Thinking Design

New Hotel Earns Praise for Forward-Thinking Design The new Luma Hotel in the Mission Bay neighborhood of San Francisco has acquired an impressive list of adjectives since it opened during the summer of 2022. The “precedent for the next wave of San Francisco’s hospitality scene,” “modern and innovative,” “a fresh independent spirit,” and “forward-thinking” are…

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