Lighting Design Workshop Sunday Jan 28, 2018

January 9, 2018 in Education

Strengthen Your Outdoor Lighting Design Skills

The Landscape Architecture Alumni Connection of UCLA Extension invites you to join us for a lighting design workshop with Yvonne English of Legends Design Studio, FX Luminaire, Lightcraft Outdoor and Focus Industries.

Sunday, January 28, 2018
2:00 pm to 6:30 pm

La Casita Del Arroyo
177 South Arroyo Boulevard
Pasadena, CA  91105

Yvonne English is Principal of Legends Design Studio, Inc., a LEED certified firm, and has been teaching the Fundamentals of Outdoor Lighting Design for 9 years. Her breadth of knowledge about proper lighting techniques and involvement in the International Dark Skies Initiative help her to empower landscape professionals to light the outdoors with safety, beauty and the environment in mind.  For a deeper dive into Lighting Design, Yvonne will be teaching a class Fall quarter 2018 through the UCLA Extension Landscape Architecture program.

FX Luminarie, Lightcraft Outdoor and Focus Industries will be sharing their technologies and illuminating the outdoor gardens with their new and most trusted models.

We will be serving food and drinks during the lighting demonstrations in the evening portion.

Click here to purchase a ticket.

$20 for Alumni Connection Members
$30 for non-members

Click here to download flier: Lighting Workshop Invite Flier 012818

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Annual IESOC Exterior Lighting Expo Event with Speaker Janet Lennox Moyer

September 27, 2015 in Events

Illuminating Engineering Society (IES)  of Orange County invites you to join us for our 2015 ANNUAL IESOC EXTERIOR LIGHTING EXPO

Wednesday, November 18, 2015 – 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Tustin Ranch Golf Club
12442 Tustin Ranch Road • Tustin, CA 92782


5:30-9:00 pm Attendee registration and EXPO Open
5:30-9:00 pm Cash Bar Open
6:00-8:30 pm Dinner buffet served
7:00-8:00 pm Janet Moyer on “LED affects on Landscape Lighting – how it changes the magic”
6:30, 7:30, 8:30 pm Raffle

Janet Lennox Moyer
Jan & Brooke Luminae, LLC

Janet Lennox Moyer, FIALD, COLD, recipient of many design awards has judged lightingcompetitions, been published extensively and taught all over the world. Her practice hasincluded interior, commercial, and residential lighting, but her emphasis shifted to landscape lighting in 1983. Brooke Silber joined Jan as partner in the new firm Jan & Brooke, Luminae in February 2012.

Jan wrote the internationally acclaimed The Landscape Lighting Book. Originally published in 1992 with the second edition released by John Wiley in March 2005, and the third edition, released in July 2013, which integrates the disruptive technology LED, how it is changing lighting, and what to look for in the future. Ms. Moyer will have books available after the presentation.


Learn the latest in exterior lighting products geared towards Lighting Designers, Architects, Landscape Architects, Municipalities, Project Owners, Contractors and Developers. Hear the reknowned Janet Moyer speak on LED lighting. This is a MUST attend event!


  • EXPO is FREE
  • Dinner is FREE
  • (Optional) Janet Moyer Presentation $25/person

Please Register (especially for Ms. Moyer) by November 10, 2015.
Register on

ESOC will supply:

  • Food (Mexican buffet) and a Cash Bar
  • 3 Prize drawings

For more information, contact ELE Co-Chairs:

  • Pat Jones:
  • Richard Lund:
  • Yvonne English:

ELE Attendee Flyer September 2015

Fall Quarter 2015: Fundamentals of Exterior Lighting course at UCLA Extension

September 14, 2015 in Education, Events

Understanding how the eye functions as light levels change is critical to successful lighting design. In this course, students learn the unique lighting design skills of manipulating the eye through dark and light spaces and creating safe night spaces and compositions. The course highlights
basic light concepts, such as the lighting vocabulary; how the eye and brain function to provide vision: how we see light and how it affects what we “see”; and how to quantify color for lighting design. Attendees learn various light
sources: incandescent, halogen, Fluorescent, HID, LED and Low Pressure Sodium; luminaires (fixtures); controls; and photometry. The course covers various exterior lighting applications for roadways, sports lighting, retail/commercial, structures, parking lots, building exteriors, landscapes and residential design.
Instruction covers the process of lighting design and its concepts, such as designing with respect to the dark sky; addressing safety and security. A discussion of the sustainable standards,
such as LEED; energy efficiency; municipal codes and standards; and how light affects health is presented.

Instructor: Yvonne English (’08), RLA CA 5482, LEED AP

To enroll:
Go to, click on “quick enroll” and enter the corresponding Reg# or call (310) 825-9414
For more information about the Landscape Architecture Program at UCLA Extension visit:

Reg# 259302
Extension Gayley Center
1145 Gayley Ave. rm. 111
Sat 9am-4pm; Oct 3 & 17, Nov 14