Almost always adjustable, designed to provide a focused beam of light to accent or highlight an object. Also called “adjustable” or “spot”. The fixture has optics and throws light.
Outdoor lighting is available in many of the same designs as indoor lighting, but is built to withstand rain and wear. Outdoor ceiling lights illuminate spaces under the roof of an outdoor patio or porch. Outdoor wall lamps, floor lamps and landscape lighting provide illumination throughout the yard or along the store-front.
Sconces are designed to provide a sense of brightness at a wall and marker lights provide brightness (blob of light) for other surfaces for decorative or wayfinding purposes.
Luminaire designed to light a wall from the ceiling. Wallwash applications and specialized luminaires include single wall, corner, and double (two opposing walls).