29.8.11

And there was light.

Hiro is a designer working with light. He eats, dreams, lives LIGHT. Light is paint palette, a means of expression, his art!

As his wife, I have been sucked into a lighting adventure wonderland. I often feel very much like Alice with Hiro as my White Rabbit that takes me deeper down an incandescent rabbit hole.




I cannot go anywhere without stopping to find that I have been talking to myself as Hiro is in fact many steps behind, gazing at some light source of some kind. If I am particularly unfortunate, I may catch him criticising the choice of luminaries whilst laying on the floor in a department store.



Together we chase shadows, seek out beautiful light and I listen while he garbles on about things such as "colour temperature", "poor light rendering", "candelas" and such things that all sound like fascinating gobbledygook to me.

7 comments:

  1. I so get the importance of light too and was very impressed when I learnt about Hiro's involvement in lighting my favourite gallery in London. The Saatchi gallery. To me this is the best lit gallery I have ever been in. He knows what he is talking about this special man of yours. Xxxx

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  2. "I may catch him critising the choice of luminaires whilst laying on the floor in a department store" That's SO cute! :D

    I loved this! <3 <3 More please! ;)

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  3. I love Hiro's hat!!! :)
    I like the fact that you get sucked into his loves too, it's just one of the beautiful things about life and love ^_^

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  4. i love lights. that makes me feel so alive. awesome scenery taken by an awesome man.

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