Living Light: An LED lamp entirely powered by an organic living plant

Last week we talked about how researchers have successfully contrived living cyanobacteria-based bio-solar panels that can harvest tiny bits of electricity. Well, this time around, we have come across a design based on the same principle of photosynthesis, albeit with a more visual flair. To that end, Dutch designer Ermi van Oers has crafted (in…


Fermentalg’s zero-electricity lamp is powered by carbon dioxide-absorbing microalgae

French innovator Pierre Calleja has crafted a stunning lamp that actually does the work of 150 to 200 trees, when it comes to cutting down environmentally-harmful carbon dioxide emissions. Designed to illuminate streets and parking garages, this ingenious contraption uses zero electricity, running entirely on the energy produced by bioluminescent green microalgae during photosynthesis. These…

This Stunning, Bluetooth-Enabled Lamp Folds Like An Accordion-5

Orilamp: A wireless, Bluetooth-enabled lamp that folds like an accordion

In addition to being utilitarian, thanks to its simple, wireless design, the new Orilamp is unique for its almost ethereal beauty. Shaped like an accordion, this origami-inspired lamp boasts several smart features, including Bluetooth connectivity that allows users to remotely control all of its aspects via specially-developed smartphone app. What is more, the lamp comes…

The Stunning 3D Optical Illusions Of The New BULBING Lamps-1

New designs of the BULBING 2D lamps create enchanting three-dimensional optical illusions

Israel-based design firm, Studio Cheha, is headed by Nir Chehanowski, a designer whose expertise lies in challenging current perceptions about space and form by manipulating 2D shapes into looking three-dimensional. One of the most innovative creations by Chehanowski is the BULBING lamp, that raised over $172,000 on Kickstarter, last year. Its ingenious design creates enchanting…


Cracked Log Lamps combine naturalism of wood with ‘glowy’ LED elegance

It is not often that we use lamp and log in the same sentence. But that is exactly the incredible combination that artist Duncan Meerding has achieved with his unpretentiously named series of Cracked Log Lamps. Created from salvaged wood that would have otherwise been used for wasteful burning, the lighting scope is wholly contained…


DIYer ingeniously crafts a modular lamp that can morph into unique shapes

As a thumb rule, well designed products do not come cheap. But DIYer Mike Warren has gone against the convention to prove his point - and the end result is the gloriously shape-shifting Stacked Lamp that is directly inspired by its costly commercial counterpart Babele. In essence, this hand-crafted version allows the user to have…


The nifty Baymax LED lamp for your affable lighting needs

The big healthcare robot with a carbon fiber 'heart' is surely one of Disney's greatest creation in the realm of animation. And now, the 'Big Hero 6' protagonist has made its debut in the world of LED lighting - courtesy of the designers at infoThink. The officially licensed Disney product does showcase its adorable side…

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