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Lighting Quality, Comfort, & Control

Samuel Mills

Samuel Mills is a retired architect and lighting designer with a career focused on the coordination of lighting and architecture With over forty years of experience with his own architectural firm, he also held the position of Director of Lighting for two large architectural firms. He was an Associate Professor of architecture at Kent State University, and an adjunct instructor at Oklahoma State University School of Architecture. His work experience includes graphic design, technical writing and illustration for architectural and lighting-related publications, as well as writing a monthly column for Architectural Lighting magazine. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Fundamentals of Architectural Lighting

Routledge, 2018

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... Although light is a prerequisite for human vision, excessive contrast and uncontrolled brightness is often distracting and annoying. For this reason the negative aspects of glare and brightness, along with the other more positive...

Pedestrian paving

Paul Hensey

Paul Hensey is a practising garden and landscape designer. He has been a registered member of the Society of Garden Designers since 2007 and was made a Fellow in early 2016. Originally trained as an industrial designer, Paul has used CAD systems for over 20 years. Early in his career he was the head of design for an international construction products manufacturer, giving him an invaluable insight into construction detailing and an appetite for understanding manufacturing techniques and the use of novel materials in gardens and landscapes. Paul has been the technical journalist for the Garden Design Journal since 2009 and writes their monthly feature on best practice and construction. A lecturer at the University of Portsmouth, Paul also teaches at several other colleges on garden design and CAD. Paul has won numerous RHS medals and is acknowledged for his contemporary and innovative gardens. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Construction detailing for landscape and garden design : Surfaces, steps and margins

Routledge, 2016

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... P e d e s t r i a n p a v i n g INTRODUCTION Gardens and landscapes, whether small or extensive, private or public, require access. For the most part, 1 2 access is by pedestrian traffic, wheelchair and mobility 3 aids and pushchairs...

Steps and ramps

Paul Hensey

Paul Hensey is a practising garden and landscape designer. He has been a registered member of the Society of Garden Designers since 2007 and was made a Fellow in early 2016. Originally trained as an industrial designer, Paul has used CAD systems for over 20 years. Early in his career he was the head of design for an international construction products manufacturer, giving him an invaluable insight into construction detailing and an appetite for understanding manufacturing techniques and the use of novel materials in gardens and landscapes. Paul has been the technical journalist for the Garden Design Journal since 2009 and writes their monthly feature on best practice and construction. A lecturer at the University of Portsmouth, Paul also teaches at several other colleges on garden design and CAD. Paul has won numerous RHS medals and is acknowledged for his contemporary and innovative gardens. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Construction detailing for landscape and garden design : Surfaces, steps and margins

Routledge, 2016

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... S t e p s a n d r a m p s INTRODUCTION change in level will always look more interesting than a flat space. Vertical faces can be exaggerated and used to Steps are both a functional necessity as a means of display plants, water or even...