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Accent Lighting

Accent Lighting
Accent Lighting creates high contrast between space and objects of interest such as sculpture, collectibles, and architectural details. For noticeable visual impact, accent lighting should be at least three times as bright as a surrounding area. More dramatic accent lighting requires contrast ratios of 5:1 or greater.

  • Accent Lighting on flat artwork
    Flat art is usually illuminated by a source striking its surface at a 30-degree angle. This eliminates veiling reflection (glare) from bouncing into a viewer's eye, and prevents the casting of a shadow of the viewer onto the artwork.