Saint Philip the Apostle Catholic Church (San Francisco, CA) Lighting Study

 

Results of interior lighting improvements

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Lighting improvements include:
 
        New high ceiling PAR38 recessed downlights over pew areas
        New low ceiling PAR38 recessed downlights over pew areas
        New high ceiling directional PAR38 recessed downlights for the alter, lectern & alter chair
        New spot lights for the crucifix within the canopy
        New dimmable indirect fluorescent cove lighting
        New dimmable fluorescent indirect alter dome lighting above crucifix canopy
        New Stations of the Cross recessed accent lights
        New side alter (left & right) recessed downlights
        New recessed accent lights for the side alter (left & right) statuary
 
All shown footcandle values reflect a 20% light loss factor
 
 

 

View from rear of church towards alter

 

False Color View from rear of church towards alter

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View from alter towards rear of church

 

False Color View from alter towards rear of church

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View towards right rear side

 

False Color View towards right rear side

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View from back of sanctuary towards front right

 

False Color View from back of sanctuary towards front right

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View toward front left Baptismal Font area

 

False Color View toward front left Baptismal Font area

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View under left low ceiling towards rear of sanctuary

 

False Color View under left low ceiling towards rear of sanctuary

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Plan (birdseye) View

False Color Plan (birdseye) View

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Reflected Ceiling View

False Color Reflected Ceiling View

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