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Weatherproofing Techniques for LED Lighting Systems

In this article I’ll share my preferred techniques for protecting the components of an outdoor LED lighting system from the elements: rain, humidity, dust, sunlight, etc. I’ve been designing LED lighting systems for outdoor art installations/sculptures since 2019. My first couple of projects were for Burning Man, and my primary concern was ensuring that theContinue reading “Weatherproofing Techniques for LED Lighting Systems”

Desert Shark

I just returned from Burning Man, the annual event of epic proportions in the Northern Nevada desert. In case you haven’t seen my previous posts (like this one, and this one), I’ve been working on the lighting for a large glass-and-steel shark sculpture created by artist Peter Hazel. With a lot of dedication and sweatContinue reading “Desert Shark”

Project Updates: July 2022

There are so many balls in the air right now, but I wanted to give you some updates on three projects that are currently underway. Jerry the Shark First, there’s the 20-foot long glass and steel Mako shark that artist Peter Hazel plans to display at Burning Man in late August. I described the basicsContinue reading “Project Updates: July 2022”

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