3d printed lighting

Dutch Design Label Freshfiber Launches New Collection of 3D Printed Nylon Lamps

Dutch lifestyle brand and design label Freshfiber has long been on board with 3D printing applications in the consumer goods market – it’s been selling 3D printed products in its…

3D Printing News Briefs: April 24, 2019

We’re starting out with some business news today, and then moving on to education, before highlighting a heartwarming story with a 3D printing element. First, CRP Technology is adding a…

LRC Workshop Explores Potential of Using 3D Printing in the Lighting Industry

The Lighting Research Center (LRC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, headquartered in Troy, NY, is dedicated to the study of lighting and education in associated applications. This is a multi-faceted realm,…

Gantri Designers Continue Elevating Style with 3D Printed Lamps

While you may not think that a technology so often used by hobbyists to make small plastic toys could be responsible for the creation of elegant housewares, you would definitely…

Gantri’s Artistic Lamps Illuminate the Possibilities of 3D Printing

There’s nothing like a good lamp to really tie a room together, and 3D printing has opened up the floodgates for the creation of some very cool lamps. Ian Yang,…

Designing, Lighting and Chandeliers, 3D Printing and R&D Tax Credits

The combination of 3D printing and more efficient, smaller profile LED lighting is enabling lighting and interior designers to provide a wider range of new and unique lighting products. Lighting…

MakerBot Gets Messy with 3D Printed Prototypes at RAPID + TCT

While at RAPID + TCT last week in Fort Worth, Texas, in between attending keynotes and press conferences and checking out the latest 3D printers, I was able to sit down…

3D Printed Lighting is Both Attractive and Eco-Friendly

Most people see in-home lighting as more than just something to keep their rooms illuminated – it’s also part of the decor, and there are thousands if not millions of…

R&D Tax Credit Aspects of 3D Printing Lighting Products

The lighting industry is using LED technology to completely change its product offerings. 3D printing enables lighting manufacturers and lighting designers to achieve product innovation, process innovation and improved inventory…

Plumen Partners with Pantone to Add Color to 3D Printed Pendant Lighting

Designer low energy lighting company Plumen uses 3D printing technology to bring beauty to ordinary, utilitarian lighting, and even re-imagined the form of the light bulb back in 2010, which…

Decimal Ushers in New Era with 3D Printed Lighting

3D printing has been in the mainstream for many areas around the globe for at least several years now, infiltrating nearly every industry—and while much of that includes big industry…

Plumen Shows Off Bright Ideas with Sustainable, 3D Printed Lampshades

We first heard about Plumen, a designer low energy lighting company, two years ago, when it worked with designers at Formaliz3d to develop the 3D printed Kayan lampshade for its ecological…

Creative Design Platform Gantri Offers Free Resources and 3D Printing, So Designers Can Quickly Bring Products to Market

If you’re interested in designing unique products and easily selling them online, but aren’t sure where to start, look no further than Gantri, a new, free platform for designers to…

Interior Design, 3D Printing and R&D Tax Credits

Interior designers and architecture firms with interior design departments have been one of the most active users of 3D printers. 3D printers are utilized by these particular designers mainly during…

Lézar3D Collaborates with Quebec Hair Salon to Create and Install Massive 3D Printed Lighting Fixture

While lamps and other lighting fixtures serve the very basic purpose of illuminating our homes, offices, and other buildings, that doesn’t mean they have to look totally utilitarian. 3D printing…

SUTD Professors Unveil Mesh-Like 3D Printed Light Art Installation in Singapore

Just as 3D printing technology can be used to construct bridges, houses, and office buildings, it can also be used to construct artistic sculptures. Thanks to its ability to create custom,…

Inside Materialise Headquarters: 3D Printing Innovation & Anticipation on the Eve of MWS17

The Materialise World Summit begins tomorrow in Brussels, Belgium and anticipation for the event is high. With the promise of multinational experts sharing their views and findings on 3D printing,…

Delicate 3D Printed Lampshades are Based on Traditional Oil Lamp Design

At 3DPrint.com, we love lamps. And lampshades, and lighting, and we’re not afraid to admit it. We especially love them if they’re 3D printed, so the work of architect and…

Inspired by Game of Thrones, Artist Martin Pierce 3D Prints a Beautiful Dragon Egg Light Sconce

Martin Pierce moved with his wife Anne to Los Angeles in 1980 and threw himself into the work he loved: creating architectural design. Over the years he has released collections reflecting both…

Weekly Roundup: Ten 3D Printable Things — Even More Awesome Lights and Lamps

I have a lamp problem. I like lighting, there is no other way to say it. I have more extraneous lamps in my home than I’m comfortable admitting, and it…

3D Printed Jigs Connect LEDs in Psychedelic NeoPixel Cube Prototype

Former aircraft fitter Steve Manley really likes 3D printing his own jigs to build LED cubes of different sizes. He has written about his experience making a really lovely 8…

VIVASA Design to Transform Lighting Industry with Eco3D PLA Light Diffusion Filament

The interior design and lighting industry is famous for entertaining and wowing us with one new look and concept after another, from modern bohemian and ultra hip to funky and…

A 3D Printed Lamp That You May Want to Eat! Fruity Lamp Shades by Hannah Lee

I recently had the task of shopping with my wife for lighting for our new home. Our home, which we have been building for some time, needed some finishing touches for…

Competing For Luxexcel Award, Students Produce 3D Printed Malaria Diagnostic Tool & More

Students at TU Delft of the Netherlands are not only enthused about using 3D printing to do good in the world, and especially developing countries, but indeed they very well may have…