Retail Lighting Design Education

Lesson 4: Types of Lighting for Retail Shop Projects

This is a 24 hour tutorial on how to do a retail shops lighting design.  The series of tutorial comprise of both theory and hands-on.  Videos, PDF, and sample files are available for download.

Types of Lighting for Retail Shops


Architecture is the learned game, correct and magnificent, of forms assembled in the light. –Le Corbusier-

There are four parts that summarize this book. We try to make it simple and easy to read. One part discuss the theory of lighting related to retail shops, then standards concerning the lighting  for retail premises, third is the “How-to’s” in doing the lighting design, and last is the evaluation chapters where we will analyze, evaluate and criticize some existing retail shops.