At the age of eighteen, Duncan Meerding was left legally blind due to a degenerative eye condition. A furniture and lighting designer from Hobart, Tasmania, his condition never let it deter him from his passion. Meerding uses salvaged lumber that would normally be used for firewood to create these stunning cracked log lamps.
“By turning them into a vessel for light, we can bring the outside in, and be reminded of our intrinsic connection with nature,” he wrote.
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