Archive for June, 2011

Shoot First, Focus Later?

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011
Lytro light field camera photo

shoot first, focus later.

I was just checking out an interesting new technology rumored to be on its way to consumers later this summer. It’s called a light field camera, and it’s a fundamentally different way of taking photographs. It lets you shoot first and focus later. It also lets you shoot in 3-D!

Traditional photography records all the light coming from a specific direction at a specific point (more…)