Lighting Technology Blog

  1. Introducing TruEL™ Wire - A Better EL Wire For Stage, Set and Events

    We are pleased to annouce a new product to the Ellumiglow lineup, meet TruEL™ Wire, a more robust, multi-core wire with endless potential...
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  2. Pixel-Free LED Trim For Retail Displays

    The all-new Pixel-Free LED Trim is a brilliant lighting source for retail displays due to the beautiful light output, even light distribution, vibrant colors and flexible nature
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  3. 5 Unique Outdoor Lighting Ideas

    Looking for a way to spruce up your backyard? We all know lights can change a space and add depth, excitement and make a drab space where you want to hang out and invite your friends. So without further ado, here are 5 creative outdoor lighting ideas for your backyard.
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  4. VynEL Application Guide

    So…you’re looking for a way to add some snazzy, flashy bling to your next wearable project, costume (and bicycle if you’re in Portland) and you’ve decided that plain old glitter and streamers isn’t going to cut it anymore. Perhaps you’ve even tried using readily available EL Wire or LED lights, and found them to be too dim, too fragile, or not flexible enough for costuming and custom garments...
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  5. The History and Differences Between LED Strip Lighting And Laser Wire®

    The first light-emitting diode and laser diode was introduced in the early 1960s. Since then, both lighting technologies have come a long way in efficiency, practicality, and brightness.

    LED Strip lighting has been commercially available for over 15 years, while Laser Wire® has been only on the market just over three years...
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  6. DIY Video Tutorial On Soldering LED Strips

    In this tutorial, Jared shows us how to solder LED Strips properly. Follow along as you use your favorite LED strip lighting and start making some connections!
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  7. Introducing VynEL™ Flow - The World's First Stretchable Light

    Lighting, since we have been introduced to the incandescent light bulb over 100 years ago, has been known as a fragile, fixed bulb that emits a bright light to its surroundings. When you think about it, not much is different from today’s LEDs, only the size has become much smaller. The “bulb” in an LED is still rigid, and still relatively fragile...
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  8. Introducing Tinko :: A Revolution In EL Inverter Technology

    One of the most common complaints we hear about EL Wire is not necessarily the wire itself, but the inverters. Nearly every el wire inverter or battery pack that has been made to date uses a very high frequency
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  9. New Summer Hours

    We are excited to announce our new summer hours in our showroom! We welcome visitors in the Pacific Northwest including Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, Eugene, Salem and Bend Oregon to visit Monday through Friday, 9am to 6pm.
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  10. Pixel-Free LED - A Hybrid Neon Alternative

    While we love the look of Neon, many of the other aspects of Neon make it unsuitable for our use. At Ellumiglow, we pride ourselves on advanced lighting technologies that have a positive impact on the environment.
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