Systems + Applications | Outdoor Applications | Luminaires | Dec 12, 2017

Luminis Introduces Oculus Exterior Recessed Downlight Luminaires

Luminis, an established innovator and manufacturer of specification grade lighting solutions today announced the release of its Oculus LED lighting product family. Oculus is a recessed downlight designed for outdoor, under canopy applications where resistance to weather, light output and directional aiming are important. It is the first product of its kind to combine all three features.

•    360° rotation for precise directional aiming of light
•    IP66 rated for performance in extreme weather conditions
•    Up to 6000 delivered lumens
•    Unique integral tilting mechanism which allows forward-back adjustability
•    Standard 4000 K color temperature
•    2700 K, 3000 K, 3500 K and 5000 K color temperature options
•    80 CRI
•    Standard reflector optic - 20° (OC750), 29° (OC950)
•    3 optional reflector optics; narrow, flood, and wide
•    Available in 6” and 8” aperture diameter to fit various applications
•    Optional linear spread lens for asymmetric distribution
•    Optional regressed light module
•    Lifetime beyond 130,000 hours
•    Standard 0-10 V dimmable
•    Trim available in various colors
•    Standard 5-year warranty

Oculus is suitable for harsh outdoor weather conditions and is IP66 rated. It has a fully adjustable light module providing 360° rotation and 30° tilt angle for precise aiming of light. It has a screw-less, low profile trim providing a clean, seamless architectural appearance. The trim is available in a range of finishes to suit any aesthetic. Oculus is available in two aperture diameters, 6” and 8”.

Installation and maintenance is facilitated with multi-tab ceiling anchor points and a gasketed service door for easy driver access.

Oculus has a standard 4000 K color temperature, with 2700 K, 3000 K, 3500 K and 5000 K options. It has a CRI of 80 and delivers up to 6000 lumens depending upon the model and options selected. It has three reflector optics options; narrow, wide and flood. It is fully dimmable, boasts a lifetime in excess of 130,000 hours and comes with a standard 5-year warranty.

“We are excited to release Oculus,” said Nicolas Cohen, Luminis’ president. “What makes it unique is the combination of weather resistance, high light output and precise directionality. We feel that those three features make this the product of choice for outdoor canopy lighting.”

Full details are available on the Luminis website at

About Luminis:

Luminis designs and manufactures specification grade interior and exterior lighting for a wide range of applications including parks, campuses, urban and commercial developments, offices, retail stores and schools. Throughout its 30-year history, the company has invested heavily in research and development to produce innovative products that integrate style and technology to deliver high efficiency, performance and durability. The company’s products have been recognized with a catalog of innovation awards, including PIAs, ADEX and IIDEX, as well as being included in the IES Progress Report selection. Luminis is a registered trademark of The Luminaires Group. More information about Luminis is available at

About The Luminaires Group:

Founded in 1987, The Luminaires Group (TLG) designs, develops, manufactures, and distributes specification-grade lighting products across North America via three niche brands, each with its own focus. Eureka concentrates on indoor and outdoor decorative lighting; A*Light focuses on indoor and outdoor architectural lighting; Cyclone specializes in outdoor area lighting; and Luminis designs and manufactures specification grade interior and exterior lighting for a wide range of applications. TLG serves commercial, institutional, hospitality, and municipal end markets and offers a wide range of contemporary lighting fixtures for interior and exterior use. TLG has received many industry awards for its innovative lighting designs and product excellence, including several prestigious Red Dot Awards.