So, last week we published the first five of the Lighting Designer Twitter Top Ten (see them here). Before we get to the final five lucky members of Light Collective’s Top Ten, a few words about what unites them. The ten are from different backgrounds, work in different ways and have different approaches to light. […]Continue Reading
Shiver my timbers! Treasure Island is being brought to life in a new adaptation at ...
Earlier in the year Factorylux asked composer and musician Tom Parkinson to capture the sounds ...
If you’ve been watching Liberty of London on Channel 4, you’ll have seen the unveiling ...
In 1843 John Callcott Horsley – a British painter noted for his objection to paintings of the nude – created a design for his friend Sir Henry Cole. The design, a triptych of images was lithographed onto 1,000 pieces of card and hand coloured. Each card bore the message ‘A Merry Christmas and a Happy […]Continue Reading
Julia Cook is a goldsmith and jeweller renowned for her colourful nature-themed jewellery. She’s the founder of two successful jewellery businesses: Branch on the Park, a workshop and store in east London’s Victoria Park. And Blossoming branch, an online retailer. In 2010 Factorylux supplied the lighting for Branch on the Park – lighting which still looks […]Continue Reading
Factorylux light shades are made entirely in the UK by skilled engineers. The five minute film (30 second version here) shows Factorylux Coolicon shades being hand crafted from steel and vitreous enamel. The raw material for the shades is high quality low carbon steel (or pure copper for the copper shades) which is cut into […]Continue Reading
The limitations of the various task management solutions for businesses are not always easy to spot until you’re in chest-deep and it’s a struggle to get out. Here’s a quick overview of our experience and why we chose Get Flow from Metalab. As a fast-growing company we need a robust project management solution. It is, […]Continue Reading