uplighter

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uplighter

(ˈʌpˌlaɪtə)
n
a lamp or wall light designed or positioned to cast its light upwards
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uplighter

n (= light)Wandfluter m
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Renting adequate uplighting for your nighttime reception is a must-do.
Sometime uplighting is ideal where the light "looks up" at medium height trees or bushes, however sometimes the best choice is a medium height light fitting "looking down" over low level attractive plants and foliage.
31 Penn Plaza is an 18-story, 440,000 s/f office building featuring a brand new entrance, enhanced signage and facade uplighting, a redesigned lobby and stylish elevator cabs.
The Grade II*-listed building will also double as an event space in the evening, with free Wi-Fi, adaptable wireless uplighting and its own private entrance.
These include Captain Flint, a dual-purpose free-standing luminaire that can be used as a companion for reading or ambient uplighting for spaces; Extra, a magical interpretation of elegance in its purest form designed with reflective material to create mystery and depth; and Copycat a deceivingly sophisticated piece made of two touching spheres that hold each other up in a delicate and poetic balance.
The uplighting is also intended to monumentalize the Seaboard, to make it feel bigger and more solid, and to reinforce its masculine stance.
The B11 candles feature an innovative crown lens that creates a unique sparkling effect, making them ideal for use in chandelier, sconce and uplighting applications.
For a theatrical look, nothing beats a bit of uplighting. Placing lights at either side of a tree or bush can be very dramatic and will help define your space.
The OTT drama of the lighting, which soaked the stage in red and spooky uplighting, gave the production the right 50s B-movie vibe, as did the lavish set, strewn with ladders for characters to drape themselves on seductively.
They provide uplighting as well as safety and security and will give the patio a moonlit glow, which you can enjoy from indoors from the comfort of your armchair.
This finish eliminates the possibility of lighting 'hotspots' (indirect light sources common with uplighting) and glare, as well as increasing the perceived flatness of a metal ceiling.