Products | LED Fixtures | Apr 27, 2016

Next Generation Luminaires™ Design Competition Recognizes 25 Commercial LED Indoor and Outdoor Lighting Products

Awarded Outstanding for its Portfolio dim-to-warm downlight The eighth annual Next Generation LuminairesTM (NGL) Solid-State Lighting (SSL) Design Competition has recognized 25 commercial LED indoor and outdoor lighting products for excellence. The winners were announced today at LIGHTFAIR® International in San Diego. Read more »

Products | LED Fixtures | Laser Technology | Apr 05, 2016

Osram is Demonstrating Phaser Laser Technology for the Entertainment Sector

The new highly efficient Kreios Fresnel and Kreios Profile LED spotlights are ideal for use on small to medium size stages. Spotlights provide the right illumination for actors in front of the camera and on the stage, put concerts and other events in the right light and are the main tool for lighting designers looking to create spectacular effects. A special highlight from Osram at Prolight + Sound 2016 is the next generation of entertainment lighting based on laser technology. The Osram booth (E50 in Hall 3.0) features not only the Kreios Profile and Fresnel luminaires but also the new versions of the familiar and improved Lok-it! Power Series and the SplitStar S32, an innovative RGBW multi-chip LED module. “As a pioneer in laser technology we are delighted to be showing this technology in action for entertainment lighting, creating yet another milestone in this sector”, explained Hans-Joachim Schwabe, CEO Specialty Lighting at Osram. “What’s more, visitors to our booth and to the booth of our subsidiary Clay Paky can see more products for the entertainment sector and the first results of our close cooperation.” Read more »

Featured | Products | LED Street Light | Feb 29, 2016

Let Edison Opto’s Street Light Series Guide Your Way

Let Edison Opto’s Street Light Series Guide Your Way In view of the energy saving and long lifetime advantages of LED, replacing traditional street light with LED lighting is an inexorable trend. Integrating LED packaging and optical design abilities, Edison Opto develops several street light modules and luminaires. Read more »

Products | Lamps | Feb 16, 2016

Non-Flickering LED Tubes Onto the Market from Valtavalo

Non-Flickering LED Tubes Onto the Market from Valtavalo Recently, several studies have been conducted on the flickering of lights and its impact on the wellbeing and health of people. It has been found that flickering may cause many kinds of ailments, such as headaches, fatigue and stress on the brain [1, 3]. As consequence, Valtavalo, a Finnish-based LED tube manufacturer, has introduced the first LED tube that produces non-flickering light. Read more »

Products | Lamps | Jan 26, 2016

Green Creative Launches Energy Star Certified 60 W Incandescent Replacement LED Candles

Green Creative Launches Energy Star Certified 60 W Incandescent Replacement LED Candles Green Creative, the commercial grade LED lighting manufacturer proudly announces the launch of its new 60 W replacement candles. Part of Green Creative’s Titanium LED series, the Energy Star® certified 5.5 W E12 and E26 base candles are energy efficient solutions to replace incandescent decorative lamps. The B11 candles feature an innovative crown lens that creates a unique sparkling effect, making them ideal for use in chandelier, sconce and uplighting applications. Read more »

Products | LED Event Lighting | Jan 21, 2016

Osram's New Kreios Fresnel and Profile Offer High Output, Compact Design

Osram's New Kreios Fresnel and Profile Offer High Output, Compact Design With their high light output the highly efficient Kreios Fresnel and Kreios Profile LED spotlights provide excellent performance, particularly on small to medium-size stages. Their flickerfree light, which can be infinitely dimmed via the protocol DMX512 or manually, makes them the perfect spotlights for events where many different light settings are needed. The zoom range of the Fresnel is between 14 and 77 degrees, and that of the Profile is between 20 and 36 degrees. Thanks to their compact design the LED spotlights are also particularly suitable for use at different event locations. The Kreios Fresnel and the Kreios Profile will be available from the start of 2016. Read more »

Products | LED Fixtures | Dec 03, 2015

LED Engin’s LuxiTune™ Module Powers Havells-Sylvania’s Award-winning Beacon Tunable White LED Spotlight

Beacon Tunable Black LED Spotlight San Jose, CA, USA –December 1, 2015: LED Engin, Inc. reveals that its LuxiTune compact white LED engine, which enables precise and easy control of color tuning and dimming, is at the heart of tunable versions of Havells-Sylvania’s award-winning Beacon spotlight. Beacon Tune is designed for museum and gallery applications where lighting has a vital role to play in presenting exhibits in the most attractive way. It’s also suited to high-end retail environments. In all of these applications, LuxiTune empowers users’ creativity by delivering precision control of consistently high quality white light across a wide color temperature and dimming range. Read more »

Products | Lamps | Sep 18, 2015

Green Creative Releases New PL Edge Series Vertical DIRect and BYPass LED Lamps

Green Creative's PL V DIR and PL V BYP lamps are CFL retrofit solutions Green Creative, the commercial grade LED lighting manufacturer proudly announces the launch of its first PL V 11W DIR, PL V 11W DIR HIGH CRI and PL V 11W BYP lamps. Part of Green Creative’s new PL Edge Series, the PL V DIR and PL V BYP lamps are CFL retrofit solutions for a variety of existing vertical lamp installations. All PL V lamps feature exceptional efficacy and a patent pending round diffuser that improves the overall light output and aesthetics of the fixture. Read more »

Products | Lamps | Sep 15, 2015

Cree Updates Its LED Bulb for a Light Experience without Compromise

Cree's new LED bulb is available with CCT 2700 and 5000 and as 40 W and 60 W version respectively As the number of consumers buying LED bulbs continues to increase, the quality of their experience becomes even more important. The most important characteristics of LED bulbs are light quality, longevity and, of course, energy efficiency. Despite this, some manufacturers seeking to cash-in on the technology’s popularity are driving LED bulbs to CFL-like performance, lifetimes and light quality. In contrast, today, Cree, Inc. introduces a better LED bulb. Unlike compromised bulbs, the new Cree LED® bulb delivers an even better light with better performance, a longer life and more energy savings. Read more »

* | Products | LED Fixtures | Sep 01, 2015

Excellent Lighting Conditions for Excellent Visibility

All ShinyU products have in common their excellent thermal design for a long reliable lifetime Shinyu 150 W of Long-distance Spotlight with a unique optical design, by using only 16 units of 150 W each for total 2400 W projection lamp at a distance of over 120 m which can light up with no dark spot for 200 m of the sports filed. It also does not waste any of the luminous efficiency, in the same space the same units of the lamp were used are less than the traditional energy saving lamps. More, comparing the traditional lamp, Shinyu 150W achieving the cost saving for more than 6 times. Shinyu LED distance Spotlight were installed in Guang-Fu Secondary high school at the sports field, the ground lux at least 70 and more, to make a safe, brighter space for students during the night time. Read more »

Products | LED Fixtures | Aug 10, 2015

Excellent Lighting Conditions for Excellent Visibility

All ShinyU products have in common their excellent thermal design for a long reliable lifetime Shinyu 150 W of Long-distance Spotlight with a unique optical design, by using only 16 units of 150 W each for total 2400 W projection lamp at a distance of over 120 m which can light up with no dark spot for 200 m of the sports filed. It also does not waste any of the luminous efficiency, in the same space the same units of the lamp were used are less than the traditional energy saving lamps. More, comparing the traditional lamp, Shinyu 150W achieving the cost saving for more than 6 times. Shinyu LED distance Spotlight were installed in Guang-Fu Secondary high school at the sports field, the ground lux at least 70 and more, to make a safe, brighter space for students during the night time. Read more »

Products | Lamps | Jul 22, 2015

Soraa Launches World’s First 4-Degree AR111 LED Lamp

Soraa expandes its popular AR11 lamp series by 4-degree spot light version Designed to precisely and beautifully light small objects and spaces, Soraa, the world leader in GaN-on-GaN™ LED technology, launched today the first full visible spectrum 4-degree AR111 LED lamp. The ANSI size standard, 6 W AR111 4D LED lamp has outstanding peak intensity; flawless beam definition and edges; exceptional color (CRI of 95 and R9 of 95) and whiteness rendering; and is customizable with the company’s Snap System. Read more »

Products | LED Fixtures | Jul 22, 2015

Digital Lumens Unveils Direct/Indirect Intelligent High Bay LED Fixtures

The single light bars of Digital Lumens' DLE high bay luminaire series (e.g. 4-bar version DLE 48) may be inverted for indirect lighting Digital Lumens, the leader in intelligent LED lighting systems, today unveiled its high bay to offer both direct and indirect lighting capabilities in a single fixture, as well as LightRules 2.11, a new release of the company’s award-winning lighting and energy management software. Read more »

* | Products | LED Fixtures | Jun 30, 2015

Stanley Electric – Unique 3 Degree Beam Angle LED Projector with Various CCT and Single Color

Stanley's new  LED Projector has many applications in archirectural lighting to create striking scenes Stanley Electric Co., Ltd, of Japan, is pleased to announce the addition of single colour red, green, amber and blue, as well as new CCT versions in 2200 K, 3000 K and 4000 K, to the previously released LLM0545A in 5000 K. This groundbreaking unit, using specially designed ultra-narrow beam optics, makes it possible to illuminate objects at large distances, while requiring only around 22 W of power, in a unit weighing less than 4.5 kg. Read more »

Products | Lamps | May 06, 2015

LUX Introduces the Only Dimmable, UL Certified, LED Filament Bulbs

In partnership with Lattice Power, LUX Technology Group's unique LED filament bulbs replicate the warm glow of an incandescent bulb LUX Technology Group, Inc. introduces the only dimmable filament LED light bulb. With its beautiful all-glass design, it looks stunning and emits the same warm light as an incandescent bulb with all the benefits of an LED including long life and efficiency. The filament LEDs offer 90 percent energy savings and excellent efficacy of over 135 lumens per watt, so you no longer have to sacrifice design for efficiency. Read more »

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SFIM-300 Spectral Flickering Irradiance Meter

SFIM-300 Spectral Flickering Irradiance Meter SFIM-300 Spectral Flickering Irradiance Meter integrates the flicker, spectra, illuminance, colorimetric measurement function. With the international patented technologies, SFIM-300 realizes wide dynamic range with excellent linearity and extremely high accuracy. SFIM-300 suits best for the on-site ... Read more »

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New CDM10V – Compact and Highly Integrated Dimming Interface IC

New CDM10V – Compact and Highly Integrated Dimming Interface IC The compact and highly integrated LED light- ing interface IC allows designers to replace many of the discrete components used in conventional dimming schemes with a single device. Thus, it can reduce the compo- nent count and PCB space needed for dimming circuitry in LED lighting applications by ... Read more »

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WILLIGHTING Releases Super Bright Flexible SMD5630 LED Strip with CE

WILLIGHTING Releases Super Bright Flexible SMD5630 LED Strip with CE Willighting releases a new and super bright flexible SMD5630 strip. With constant current Infineon IC driver, the leds’ brightness will be higher, about 3400lm/m in white and won’t be changed anything when the input voltage changes a little. What’s more, CE and 3 years warranty ensure high ... Read more »

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HONGLITRONIC High Performance LED Light Engines: 10W/20W/30W AC COB

HONGLITRONIC High Performance LED Light Engines: 10W/20W/30W AC COB Guangzhou Hongli Opto-Electronic Co., Ltd., a leader in advanced components in China, announced that AC COB, the company’s new high-power LED Light Engines line-up with high light efficacy, Simplified on-board power supply, Easy Assembly, High Efficiency (> 85%), High Power Factor (PF > 0.95), Low ... Read more »

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WILLIGHTING Releases Super Bright Flexible SMD2216 LED Strip with CE and CRI>90

WILLIGHTING Releases Super Bright Flexible SMD2216 LED Strip with CE and CRI>90 Willighting releases a new and Ra>90 flexible SMD2216 strip. The LEDs on the strip can’t be seen when the strip is in a state of work which is another special advantage compare to other strips. What’s more, CE and 3 years warranty ensure high quality. Besides, the PCB could be with gold-layer to ... Read more »

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ONETRACK: Only one Track for all Your Lighting Ideas

ONETRACK:  Only one Track for all Your Lighting Ideas In launching the new track lighting components range, named ONETRACK®, the company made a very precise choice in positioning and differentiating from other players; producing only one type of track that combines the functionalities of all the current systems in the market. This means a switch from ... Read more »

EDITORIAL

Founders of RAYLASE Receive EPIC Phoenix Award 2016 that Recognizes Entrepreneurship in Photonics

Founders of RAYLASE Receive EPIC Phoenix Award 2016 that Recognizes Entrepreneurship in Photonics RAYLASE Group has its headquarters in Weßling, Germany and a subsidiary in China, located in Shenzhen. Both entities are doing production of components, submodules and software to deflect, modulate and control laser beams in a broad variety of applications e.g. marking, drilling, cutting, engraving ... Read more »

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Discussion: Lighting Flicker of LED Lighting Systems

Discussion: Lighting Flicker of LED Lighting Systems Flicker is the modulation of a lamp’s light output caused by fluctuations of the mains voltage supply. Recent research has shown that fluctuations of short wavelength emissions are perceived to a higher extent and light flicker may have a huge influence on the well-being of end users. Prof. ... Read more »

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