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What light fixtures would you use for this?

Discussion in 'Landscape Lighting' started by JimLewis, Jun 2, 2020.

  1. JimLewis

    JimLewis LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 6,900

    Our firm is working on a landscape design and we've been asked to do an area similar to what you see in these photos below - with the dark/tinted/black "stream bed" in the center and various size lights within it. Not sure how they did any of that in these original photos. But if you were going to re-create this, how would you do it? I can't tell if that's a chamber underneath like a tinted plexiglass and there are just some sort of small lights down below. Or whether the lights are embedded into a plastic resin and the lights are almost at the surface, or what.

    I don't necessarily need to do it the same way as was done here. Just trying to figure out how we'd accomplish this same general look and how we'd work the lighting into it. Thoughts???
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    JimLewis LawnSite Fanatic
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  3. starry night

    starry night LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,328

    Jim, More power to you to attempt a project like that one. I would have no idea where to start. Would this be indoors or outdoors?

    This is really coincidence to see you post. Just two days ago I was lamenting to MJD about the lack of activity on the lighting forum.
    You were one I was going to contact to ask why you had not appeared for a long time. Best, Phil
  4. BrandonV

    BrandonV LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,326

    I was visiting family in Hong Kong years ago and saw something similar. It’s was a fiber optic install Color change and all. It’s was real neat that said it’s not something I’ve done.
  5. Hayduke

    Hayduke LawnSite Senior Member
    from Oregon
    Messages: 411

    Jeez that's some weird stuff. Only in the Portland Metro Area. Glad to see you back on the forum Jim. Been perusing the historical archives of Lawnsite for a few years to glean what I can from the Elders in the Industry...Many of your posts have been included in the Encyclopaedia Brittanica Archives
  6. rclawn

    rclawn LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,547

    Looks too easily to vandalize if it’s outside
  7. AztlanLC

    AztlanLC LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,070

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