We just came across this excellent guide to share, from the National Institute of Building Sciences‘ Whole Building Design Guide — have you seen this?
Check out the Guide and learn something about Lighting Design!
An excerpt from the page:
A lighting designer brings knowledge and expertise of a quickly expanding array of available lighting equipment and technology. Because a designer neither sells nor installs lighting equipment, the design is based on an objective understanding of the project goals and budget. While electrical engineers can design a lighting system, that design is most likely based on electrical requirements and code standards but may lack the aesthetic sensitivities to the overall architectural design.
Check it out!
The Lighting Design Guide