Lytro Illum Hands-On

Lytro Illum

The Lytro Illum is the first serious take on the “focus later” design initially introduced with Lytro’s basic Light Field Camera.

While the camera somewhat resembles today’s traditional, APS-C format mirrorless cameras, it is anything but traditional. The sensor is a 40-megaray Light Field CMOS sensor, which produces infinite focus points of each image captured. [Read more…]

Lytro Unveils Its “Focus Later” Light Field Camera

Lytro Group

Lytro, Inc. has announced availability of its new light field camera, which allows users to choose the focus point in the post production process, rather than at the scene.  Initially, the camera will be available in 8GB and 16GB built-in storage versions, priced at $399 and $499, respectively.  They should be available in early 2012.

Check out the video from Cnet below for a demo of its use. [Read more…]