Click to Watch in HD > Architectural Design Process | Form, Orientation and Sunlight

Watch Learn how you can use sunlight to locate, orient, shape, and inspire the details for your architectural design. In this video, I walk you through the design process for a project whose form, orientation, and details were all developed by carefully analyzing the solar path on the building site.In addition, I discuss:- how to read a solar chart (and where to download one)- what app I prefer to use for solar planning- passive heating and cooling- daylighting concepts- alternate ways to use the sun- solar aspect, solar noon, azimuth, and altitude- how to design for competing site agendasResources mentioned:**White pen Im using (affiliate):**Get it Right with Amelia Lee - The Undercover Architect** (podcast)**Solar charts****Sunseeker app** GEAR I USE //DRONE: *Mavic Pro by DJI: CAMERA:* Canon 80D: * Canon 24mm f2.8 Lens: * Canon 40mm f2.8 Lens: * Canon 10 - 18mm f4.5 - 5.6 IS Lens:* Rode VideoMic Pro (hotshoe mtd.): * ATR-2100 USB (dynamic mic): ARCHITECTURE GEAR:* Prismacolor Markers:* Timelapse Camera: * AutoCAD LT: * SketchUp PRO:* HP T120 Plotter: * Adobe CC Photography (Photoshop/Lightroom) Plan: TOOLKIT:* Architect + Entrepreneur Startup Toolkit: video: A Day in the Life of an Architect | Architecture vlog