Taking Back The Streets: Lamp Post Turns Into Giant Umbrella When It Rains

Mikhail Belyaev Lamp Umbrella© Mikhail Belyaev

For everyone but Gene Kelly, it's a drag being caught in the rain. Russian designer Mikhail Belyaev has an idea that will make our streets more comfortable for pedestrians in inclement weather: an automatic umbrella that deploys from lamp posts.

Lamprella tech© Mikhail Belyaev

Lampbrella - is a street lamp with umbrella. Can be installed anywhere in the city, where many people walk, but there are no canopies or large trees where you can hide from the rain.

Lamprella© Mikhail Belyaev

A lovely idea, because streets are for people. More on the Behance Network.

Tags: Designers | Lighting | Russia

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