Color Your World!
Studies of the effects of lighting on humans
Several scientific studies show that light affects the emotional and physiological aspect of the human being. The lack of exposure to light also brings its negative effects. Light therapy is also known to treat seasonal depression.
There are different characteristics of light. The ones that interest iLY are the color, the white temperature and the luminous flux.
The colored light influences the systems:
Hue color bulbs emit 16 million colors
The temperature of white in Kelvin degree
Candle: 1 850K
Sun on the horizon: 2 000K
Incandescent lamp: 2 500K to 2 800K
Fluorescent lamp - warm white: 2 700K to 3 000K
Halogen lamp: 3 200K
Fluorescent lamp - neutral white: 4 000K to 4 200K
Daylight lamp: 5 500K to 6 500K
Sun at the zenith: 5 000K
LCD screen: 6 500K
Studies have shown that light affects the production of biological hormones secreted during the day such as:
and night ones like: