Starting in early November, Canadians will be able to pick up their own Lytro light field camera, and can almost immediately take advantage of the 3D update coming to the technology.
The company who makes the small, square camera says that their camera will change the way people take pictures, giving them the ability to focus the camera after they've already recorded the picture. You can see a demonstration in this YouTube video by the company:
As The Canadian Press explains, the Lytro is a light field camera, which is how users can change the focus of a picture after it's already been taken; the way the photo is recorded using the Lytro, all the light in the space at that time is recorded.
"The light field is defined as all of the light travelling in every direction at every point in space — and the key component there isRead More »from Lytro camera now in Canada, just in time for new 3D ability