Desk lamps are used to increase the light focus on the working space, and are additional to the room lighting so as to provide adequate brightness and illumination to help work properly. They focus light in a particular direction and are usually available with an adjustable focus. Working and drawing requires a lot of detailed work especially architects which have to draw minute details of the work or project plan. Small details require a lot of focus and concentration and if the working area is inadequately lit it can cause stress, eyesight problems and reduce productivity.
Architect desk lamps
Architect desk lamps are used by architects when doing detailed drawings, project plans, drawing various plans etc which has minute work and need extreme focus. The lamps have many joints and are adjustable at various angles to help the architect focus the lights best at any angle. It is hinged in two or more places and can rotate at about 270 degree angles.
A simple matte black architect desk lamp will looks wonderful on the table, especially a bright colored table as it provides color blocking. LED lights although higher in initial price, is a great investment as it helps conserve energy and ends up saving money its entire lifetime. Tungsten filament can appear quite bulky and hence led panels are better which give a sleek look to the lamp and similar luminescence. Brightness adjustable lights are the best ones, as depending on the available natural light the required setting of brightness can be selected. For proper work and productivity light has to be balanced, not too bright and not to dull.
How to select the perfect one?
Whether you shop online or in stores near you there are certain factors to keep in mind. Along with cost, its power consumption is important. The materials used should be of good quality as you don’t want to keep replacing it every year and want a long lasting lamp, which doesn’t heat up either. Pick the color most suited with your décor, and check the rotating angles possible. A warranty of minimum one year is a great add on, and make sure to buy a lamp with hidden wiring as you don’t want the wires showing and appearing messy and unkempt.