O'Reilly logo

Architectural Modelmaking by Nick Dunn

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Lighting models

Lighting models may be used to produce both qualitative and quantitative data. On the one hand, they may allow the designer to perceive the effects of daylight or artificial light throughout the spaces modeled; on the other, they may be used to record more accurate information in relation to various amounts or combinations of light sources and the subsequent effects these have on the model’s spaces. They may also make strategic use of light in order to project an image of the proposal that seeks to explain more latent or poetic qualities within the design. This type of model can create an impressive effect by incorporating miniature bulbs, fiber optics, and transparent or translucent materials. Such models are often used to emphasize ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required