Introduction Over the last number of years I have become increasingly aware of the silent enemy – light pollution.  Light pollution has not occupied the limelight like water and air pollution and of course the subject about which we have all become immensely aware – the...

This lead editorial is featured in the April edition of EE Publishers' Vector Magazine - http://www.ee.co.za/article/on-the-state-of-formal-lighting-training-in-south-africa.html Colleagues and fellow lighting professionals asked me back in 2012 about the state of formal training for lighting practitioners in this country. I had to give them the only answer, as...

  I would like to briefly share my Story    My journey into the field of lighting started in 1973 when our family business secured the agency to represent Thorn EMI Lighting (South Africa) (Pty) Ltd in the Eastern Cape. I was also indeed fortunate to have been...

This article is featured in the February 2015 Edition of EE Publishers' Vector Magazine - http://www.ee.co.za/article/workplace-lighting-office-environment.html The lighting in the majority of South African offices is neither particularly innovative nor particularly energy efficient. All too often the only lighting designed for our offices is either fluorescent of one type...