is a resource for lighting design students at the University
of Virginia. Some resources, such as the
lighting glossary and list of bibliographical sources may be generally
useful to all students in lighting. Other information may be more specific
to course work within the graduate and undergraduate lighting curricula,
or individual ongoing research projects. Internet visitors are invited
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TechNotes: Random notes about cue writing and other stuff.
of Lighting Resources: An accumulation of resources on a variety
of lighting subjects including stage lighting, film/television lighting,
and concert lighting. The bibliography is indexed by author and includes
subject headings for browser searches.
of performance lighting terms: Glossary of common lighting terms.
A list of quotes from all disciplines about light, darkness, art, vision,
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