The LYTRO ILLUM Light Field Digital Camera is a digital camera with a new technology where the micro-lenses on the sensor allows you to pick up not just light, but as well as depth. This means that you can create images where the focal points can change, creating a live image. When the image is on the web, you can choose to click on a foreground object or a background object and the focus shifts to the object. This makes the LYTRO ILLUM a great tool for editorial photos. Its loaded with a 1/2″ (6.4 x 4.8 mm)CMOS sensor that takes stunning, sharp photos. ISO ranges for 80-3200 for great low-light performance. The built-in lens has a 30250 mm focal point with an f2.0 capability. You can take continues photos at 3.0 fps. Another asset the LYTRO ILLUM has is its wide, tilting 4?1,152,000 dot LCD screen thats touch sensitive for easy use.
When shooting with the LYTRO ILLUM, you actually shoot multiple focus points that you use to create a moving photo. You get to choose different items in the scene to focus on that you can take draw the viewer through later. Think of it like youre shooting a very short movie scene with different focal points.
The LYTRO ILLUMs 40 Megaray sensor is customized with their microlens array technology. This captures intensity, direction, and colors of light as they flow into the sensor. Together with the Light Field Engine 2.0 processor, the LYTRO ILLUM offers high quality and fast performance.
Useful for Different Photography Styles
This camera is a great choice for portraiture because of the shallow of depth of field and more from the environment.
Its also great for still-life photographers, food, fashion, and all the other types of photography where you want to focus on a certain point, but also want to add emphasis to the environment. 3D photographers will also love this camera, as well as landscape photographers who want to show a lot of depth.
WIFI and Touch Screen
For easy shearing and connectivity the LYTRO ILLUM has built-in WIFI capabilities. It also has a touch sensitive, 4 inch LCD screen that gives you an amazing live view experience. Control your focus points and review your shots with ease.