Clifton Taylor (LD) has written a new book entitled “Color and Light: Navigating Color Mixing in the Midst of an LED Revolution.” It features a forward by Jane Cox (LD) and it is an essential practical guide to how color works in light from the perspective of a theatrical lighting designer. The book discusses how to see lighting color, how to construct color palettes and how to make use of both color filters and color-mixing fixtures to create compositions that work well with scenery and costumes to tell compelling stories. The book is being published by Silman-James Press for $29.95. Prepublication orders are being taken by the publisher for $10 off if ordered before February 1, 2019. Click here for more information.
The book is intended as a handbook for professional lighting designers and could also form the basis for a university course in lighting color. ISBN 978-1- 935247-19-7; paperback; 240 pages; color illustrations. An e-book version with embedded video will also be available after the publication date.