Flashcards in Lighting Deck (12)
Daylight; achieved by using windows, skylights, or light shelves.
Light from electrical sources, and is man-made
also known as background lighting; provides a uniform level of illumination for a general level of visibility
lighting designed to provide a relatively high level of illumination over a small area
provides localized light in specific areas for specific tasks
a key element of creative lighting design, these reveals color, texture, and formed by highlighting and painting specific objects around us.
used to emphasize an object by illuminating with a strong light
illuminates something from behind in order to enhance depth or to separate the subject from its background
light coming or produced from the side
diffused light that produces little contrast and poorly defined shadows on the subject
direct light that produces high contrast and distinct shadows on the subject