Climate


Rethink Daylight Climate

The prevailing climatic conditions of a building site define the overall preconditions for the daylighting design in...

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Site


Rethink Daylight Site

The latitude of a building site determines the solar altitude for a given time of day and year,... 

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Shape and configuration


The Roman architect Vitruvius answered this question with "fimitas-utilitas-venustas", ... 

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Window size and position


For centuries, daylight was the only efficient source of light available. ... 

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View


Building interiors should be designed in a way that permits the human need to be linked to natural environment to be satisfied ... 

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Materials


The A key aspect of daylighting design; they directly affect the quantity and quality of daylight in a space, ... 

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How to evaluate daylight


Daylight in buildings is composed of a mix - direct sunlight, diffuse skylight, and light reflected from the ground and surrounding elements. ... 

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