Light Emitting Diodes have been making waves in many industries lately. A lot of homes now use LED lights for their lighting needs. Gadgets now are equipped with energy saving LEDs. Today, more and more carmakers are equipping their vehicles of LED daytime running lights that cam make a vehicle more conspicuous to other motorists and pedestrians that they are sharing the road with. Also recently, car makers are equipping their vehicle with bright LED headlamps and fog lamps. More than being able to give off a brighter light, these lamps are also more durable, and consume less electricity. Such technologies have significantly helping in improving traffic safety on American roads.
Light of the FutureSeeing the LED’s potential, more and more states are slowly replacing their high-pressure sodium streetlights to more advanced LED streetlamps. The City of Los Angeles, one of the first cities to make such shift and the results are great. Such lighting technology increases road safety, key to cutting down motor vehicle accidents in the area. Because of its cost effectiveness, more and more areas can be lit, lessening the likelihood of road accidents due to poor lighting. Moreover, pedestrians can also see hazards that could save them from slip-and-fall accidents.
Perfect Change for Cinemas
The new urban color scheme brought about by LED streetlamps is a great development especially for movie makers. In the age of digital filmmaking, this new lighting dramatically changes how the city and the streets are seen on cameras. This is a welcome development since lighting is one of the major challenges in filmmaking. With this change, experts believe that the city of Los Angeles, and soon the entire America will be seen differently in movies.