For instant access to this discount simply register and verify your student status with Student Beans. It's free!
Use the exclusive code at checkout to apply the 15% discount. Applies on Nanoleaf Lines, Shapes, Elements, Essentials, Canvas Smarter Kits and Expansion Packs. Offer is valid for students in the United States
Act now! You can still seize the opportunity to save big.
10 Ultra Creative Nanoleaf Smart Lighting Setups From Fans All Around The World
Aug 18, 2022
The Nanoleaf community is filled with creative people from all walks of life and from every corner of this world—something we’re quite proud of. We searched near and far for some of the most creative setups we could find from our customers and this blog is about putting a spotlight on these individuals.
Let’s keep this layover short and sweet, and travel right to the first person on this impressive list of global setups.
The first few stops on this journey are in North America. Cody from the USA is using Nanoleaf Lines to create an accent wall in their space. We love their use of negative space to really make the layout pop! Cody’s favorite part of Lines is the “flexibility of design” and we can clearly see how they made full use of that.
If you’re planning on making a larger Lines layout like Cody, I recommend checking out our Power Supply Calculator to help prep the parts you need for a smooth setup.
Like Cody, Darius is also in the US! They very impressively applied Nanoleaf OG Light Panelsto their vehicle as a rear tail light bar…truly a custom car. Darius loves the “sleek look and bright illumination” on this build and I have to agree.
To create a similar effect, you could also use Nanoleaf Shapes Triangles, the successor of our OG Light Panels. Our OG Light Panels are our oldest product of this kind and have been spiring creativity since the start. So as you go through this list you’ll notice a lot of setups using them, like this next one.
One more stop in America, Adrian has one of the most creative takes on a chandelier I’ve seen.
Using Nanoleaf’s OG Light Panels (you can also create the same design with Shapes), you’ll see this 3D layout come to life as it dangles down from the ceiling like a traditional chandelier. Adrian says this piece makes for a great conversation starter, plus it’s pretty cool to look at.
Off to Europe now for the next few destinations. One of my personal favorites is when I see customers like Micheal from Germany who found a way to mix our different smart lighting products.
In this layout, you’ll see Nanoleaf Shapes filling the negative space between Lines. One interesting fact about Lines is they are slightly raised off the wall, so they work great with a thinner product like Shapes. It’s important to note that Shapes and Lines do not actually connect. You can, however, connect any of the Shapes products (Triangles, Mini Triangles, Hexagons) withNanoleaf Elements wood look hexagon light panels.
Gerhard from Germany has been on my radar for quite some time, they’ve been able to create many custom builds with their Nanoleaf panels. I love what they do with Nanoleaf Canvas square panels. In the past, I’ve seen them light up a vanity they made which was mentioned in this blog. With their latest project, they’ve created something completely different!
Gerhard was able to create some 3D shapes using Flex Linkers, but perhaps what’s even cooler is the custom dining table covered with Canvas squares. Don’t worry about spilled drinks, if you get close enough you’ll notice a glass table top above the panels.
Ole from Norway created a one-of-a-kind kitchen backsplash using Nanoleaf Canvas panels. It’s definitely a unique take on the typically tiled design that most spaces have.
To connect this backsplash to the rest of the home, Ole uses theNanoleaf Open API to create even more customizations. Ole says that guests love it, particularly when they turn their house into party mode which fills the space with bright flashes of colorful lights synced up with our Rhythm music visualizer.
Now, let’s pop into Pakistan to check out Tabriaz’s crazy setup. Tabraiz is truly creating art with light!
Their setup has almost 400 of Nanoleaf’s OG Light Panels that completely transform the space. Aside from the sheer size, this setup is cool because Tabraiz changes the layout design weekly. And they can really get custom with the Nanoleaf Mobileand Desktop apps, allowing more control of each individual panel.
Other Ultra Creative Customers With Businesses
Sometimes these creative individuals take their awesome setups to more public spaces and use Nanoleaf’s lights to elevate their businesses and projects. Here are a few of our favorites below.
Last but certainly not least is this setup from Scot in the USA, who owns a flash-frozen ice cream truck. Earlier we saw some Nanoleaf lights as a rear tail light but Scot has a completely different use for them. It’s a fun way to draw people into their dessert shop for a nighttime treat.
First Party Usage
Third Party Usage
Essential Functions & Legitimate Interest
The below services are essential to the function of this website, and cannot be disabled without breaking your browsing experience. They're designed to process data in your browser only ("first party"), and to not transmit information to our servers or to third party servers (with the exception of if you choose to log into our website, as explained in more detail below).
Data Exchange With Third Parties
The below services and use cases refer to direct agreements with third-party vendors which may process data (processors) on our behalf (as a sub-processor). We take care to select vendors who have appropriate protections in place around the handling of personally-identifiable information, and describe the related interactions in plain language to the best of our ability. Links to vendor privacy policies and vendor opt-outs can be found in the "Data Vendors" section.
We use Google Analytics to analyze aggregate behavior on our website, with the goal of using these aggregated data sets to improve user experience, website performance, and relevance of the content that we publish. We do not use the user-id-session collection function, and do not analyze individual user sessions using Google Analytics. We do create remarketing lists with Google Analytics, which at aggregate are used to improve the relevance of paid advertising for users who have not opted out of data collection with Google (please see the "Data Vendors" tab for opt-out instructions). These lists cannot be used by Nanoleaf to personally identify you. On the European locales of our website, IP addresses are anonymised by local servers before data is processed by Google Analytics. Please note that anonymised data may be sent to these third countries : United States, Canada, Hong Kong.
Data is Anonymised : Yes Data Storage Locations : France, Canada, United States, Hong Kong Data Usage Purposes : Technical Analysis, Marketing To disable the collection of data for processing with Google Analytics, you can install the opt-out tool here
We use Google Optimize to analyze aggregate visitor preferences and help determine whether the content which we publish on our website is useful for visitors. This includes "A/B" and "Multivariant" tests of content and website design/layout. The information collected through this analysis is of an aggregate, anonymous nature (user-id-session is not collected).
Data is Anonymised : Yes Data Storage Locations : France, Canada, United States, Hong Kong Data Usage Purposes : Technical Analysis, Marketing
We use Google Ads to promote our products and services in various countries, including the United Kingdom and the member states of the European Union. Ad products which we utilize include AdWords (text and search), Display (banner), and various formats of video advertising units on YouTube. Google Ads is a subprocessor of aggregate data collected via Google Analytics and shared with Google Ads in an anonymised manner (user-id-session is not transmitted, since it is not collected). Ad personalization signals are disabled by default for users in the EU and UK. This prevents the use of remarketing and retargeting advertisements unless a visitor has opted in for this use.
We use Facebook Connect to record behavioral activity related to sales, and to improve the relevance of marketing and advertising to "look-alike cohorts". In practice, this means that an anomymous Facebook user-id is generated after the completion of a sale and sent to Facebook to attribute against a set of user data in their posession. At aggregate, this data is used to improve the targeting of advertising to visitors on Facebook, Instagram, and other properties owned by Meta (primarily by identifying "like" users on these platforms who may find the advertisements relevant).
We use Twitter Connect to record certain behavioral actions on Twitter (for example, link clicks to our website) and analyze the associated behaviors on our website with the goal of improving the experience that visitors have, and determine which content is relevant. This data is aggregated and anonymous in nature, individual user sessions are not analyzed and Nanoleaf cannot attribute this data to its own personally-identifiable data stored in user accounts for Nanoleaf services.
We use Funnelytics to determine the success of marketing campaigns in aggregate, on narrowly-defined sets of website landing pages and purchase checkouts. This data is aggregated and anonymous in nature, and cannot be used by Nanoleaf to personally identify a visitor to our website.
We use Shopify to process purchases on our website in a PCI DSS compliant checkout environment which meets PSD2 requirements as required by law in the European Union. All payment transactions are processed in France, and are compliant with national law as well as the regulations proscribed by the European Commission. When you make a purchase on the Nanoleaf Shop, data essential to the processing and fulfillment of your purchase is shared with Shopify (the processor) and accessed by Nanoleaf as required to fulfill your order (the sub-processor). Purchase data is aggregated and processed by Nanoleaf for reporting purposes (these reports are not shared with other parties under any circumstances). Personally-identifiable information is used only to provide order fulfillment and customer service (either at your request, or proactively when we identify in advance service or logistics disruptions which may impact you). All data collected and stored on Shopify's servers is subject to the right to be forgotten, and you may request deletion of such data at any time by contacting us to initiate the request on your behalf. After a request has been initiated, Shopify will communicate with you directly solely in regards to the progress of your data deletion request. Please see the ""Data Vendors"" section for more information.
Data is Anonymised: No Data Storage Locations: France, Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Vietnam Data Usage Purposes: Order Processing and Fulfillment Please note that personally-identifiable information for EU and UK customers is stored in France, and may be sub-processed in Canada. This data is not stored in the other locations listed (rather, the data for customers in those regions is stored locally). To submit a right to be forgotten request, please contact Nanoleaf Support More information on how Shopify manages GDPR compliance and deletion requests is available here
We use Brevo to provide certain transactional and marketing-related email or SMS communications with your explicit permission (the opt-in mechanism required when signing up for a contact list on our website). At our direction, Breco facilitates the communication of commercial and non-commercial messages based on the permissions which you gave during the sign-up process. Some examples include limited-time promotions, general company news and updates, or product-specific news and updates related to devices which you have indicated that you own (or have purchased through the Nanoleaf Shop on our website). All data collected and stored on Brevo's servers is subject to the right to be forgotten, and you may request deletion of such data by contacting us. Personally-identifiable information is limited to your contact record, which only includes information which you have volunteered during the signup process (common data attributes are name, email address, country of domicile, language preference, and products owned).
Data is Anonymised: No Data Storage Locations: France Data Usage Purposes: Marketing, Non-Marketing Communications To submit a right to be forgotten request, please contact Nanoleaf Support More information on how Brevo manages GDPR compliance is available here
We use Gorgias to facilitate customer service, order support, and technical support interactions via LiveChat on our website, telephone (IP telephony), social media messaging, and email messaging. Personally-identifiable information is required to facilitate these interactions, which includes your email address and (optionally) your name and telephone number. Order reference numbers and device serial numbers are also commonly requested to facilitate such interactions, although these cannot be used in isolation to personally identify you. Gorgias stores your contact details and case history, which enables us to provide better (and more expedient) customer service in the future. You can request deletion of any case or your case history at any time by contacting us.
Data is Anonymised: No Data Storage Locations: United States Data Usage Purposes: Customer Service To submit a right to be forgotten request, please contact Nanoleaf Support More information on how Gorgias manages GDPR compliance is available here
We use Pinterest Ads to measure, report on and improve the performance of ads on Pinterest, or to figure out what kinds of ads to show customers on or off of Pinterest. This includes information about your visits to our site or purchases you made from us, or information about your interests from a third-party service, which we might use to help show you ads. You can control how we use this information to personalize your experience and the ads you see on Pinterest in your Privacy and Data Settings.
We think there might be a better match for your location and language :) You can set these below for local prices and the fastest delivery.Wir glauben, dass es für Ihren Standort und Ihre Sprache eine bessere Übereinstimmung geben könnte :) Diese können diese unten einstellen, um lokale Preise und die schnellste Lieferung zu erhalten.Nous pensons qu’il pourrait y avoir de meilleurs résultats correspondant à votre emplacement et à votre langue :) Vous pouvez les préciser ci-dessous pour avoir une idée sur les prix locaux et les meilleurs délais de livraison.Kami pikir mungkin ada kecocokan yang lebih baik untuk lokasi dan bahasa Anda :) Anda dapat mengaturnya di bawah ini untuk harga lokal dan pengiriman tercepat.Potrebbe esserci una corrispondenza migliore per la località e la lingua da te scelta :) Impostale qui sotto per i prezzi a livello locale e una consegna più rapida.お客様の地域や言語によりピッタリのウェブページをお選びください :)以下から、現地の価格や最短の配信をご設定いただけます。귀하의 위치와 언어에 더 적합한 매치가 있으리라 생각합니다. 지역 금액 및 가장 빠른 배송을 위해 귀하는 위치와 언어를 아래에서 설정할 수 있습니다.เราพบว่ามีตัวเลือกที่ดีกว่าสำหรับที่อยู่และภาษาของคุณ คุณสามารถตั้งค่าข้อมูลเหล่านี้ด้านล่างสำหรับราคาท้องถิ่นและเวลาจัดส่งที่เร็วที่สุดChúng tôi nghĩ rằng có thể có sự phù hợp tốt hơn cho vị trí và ngôn ngữ của bạn :) Bạn có thể đặt những điều này bên dưới để có giá địa phương và giao hàng nhanh nhất.使用自己的位置和語言肯定更順手吧:)您可以在下方設定這些選項，並取得當地價格與最快的交付。