Watch the following short Pecha Kucha presentations from the 2011 Project CANDLE Roundtable to learn more about light and design:

Billy Hodges | i2 Illuminations

Charles Stone | Fisher Marantz Stone

Enrique Peiniger and Jean Sundin | Office for Visual Interaction Inc.

Glenn Heinmiller | Lam Partners

Lee Brandt | HLB Lighting

Yudo Zhao | Penn State Student


View the following PowerPoint presentations developed by Project CANDLE to learn more about architectural lighting and how architectural lighting is based upon math and science fundamentals:

Introduction to Architectural Lighting

Geometry and Architectural Lighting

Physics and Architectural Lighting


Find out what characteristics or abilities lighting designers believe are necessary in order to be sucessful:

Industry Partners' Responses from the 2009 Project CANDLE Roundtable

Learn more about educational programs and scholarships by reviewing the following resources:

International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) Education Trust

Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) Scholarships and Grants

Discover Lighting: an introduction to lighting basics

Nuckolls Fund For Lighting Education Inc.


Browse the following magazines to see current lighting projects and learn more about the lighting industry:

Architectural Lighting

LD+A (free with student IES membership)

LEDs Magazine


Professsional Lighting Design