Class Library Cost-Effective Lighting Tips for Dramatic Room Design

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  • Title:Cost-Effective Lighting Tips for Dramatic Room Design
  • Category:Creativity and Design
  • Level:Intermediate
  • Instructor:Richard Tatum
  • Length:42 min
  • Posted:5/8/2012
  • CMP Domain:G: Meeting or Event Design
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One way to tell the difference between an experienced event professional and a novice is how they view lighting. The novice thinks about it as an after thought, if at all, whereas the pro integrates it from the beginning, knowing that lighting is perhaps the most cost-effective way to make a room really pop. Lighting can completely transform a room's look and feel, and with the advent of intelligent lighting and LED's, you can display multiple color changes at the push of a button.

ILEA Approved ContentThis course is ILEA Approved with content that is alligned with the International Live Events Association's Core Curriculum. ILEA Approved is the international education standard selected for creative event professionals and has been developed to recognize specific content that has significance for the global creative events industry. Click Here to learn more about ILEA.

ILEA Core Curriculum Key Competencies Category for this course / content: 
Technical Production

Learning Outcomes

    1. Identify ways to leverage your lighting spend with instruments that can provide multiple looks and focus areas.
    2. Explain why uplighting is one of the most cost-effective lighting techniques.
    3. View examples of several events that effectively utilized lighting design in cost-effective ways.
    4. Explain the methodology behind utilizing focal points for greater "pop" in room design.

Table of Contents

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Cost-Effective Lighting Tips for Dramatic Room Design Full Class Video 41:25
Cost-Effective Lighting Tips For Dramatic Room Design
Prioritizing 06:07
Gobo Treatments 09:44
Uplighting 07:32
Focal Points 04:14
LEDs 05:21
Intelligent Lights 05:52
Wrap Up 03:45
PDF of Slides from 'Cost-Effective Lighting Tips for Dramatic Room Design' 46 Pages

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