Playing the light field with the Lytro camera (photos)

Lytro's next-gen camera technology allows you to set the focus point after taking the picture. We gave it whirl.

With the ability to adjust the focus of a photo after taking the picture, the Lytro Light Field Camera is one of the biggest technological advances in photography we've seen since the industry went digital. It's some pretty amazing technology, and with a few refinements, I'm sure this could be something that could change photography forever. Read CNET's review of the Lytro Light Field Camera, and take a look at some of these shots taken in San Francisco.

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James Martin is the staff photographer at CNET News, covering the geeks and gadgets of Silicon Valley. When he's not live-blogging the latest product launches from Apple, Google, or Facebook, James can be found exploring NASA, probing robotics labs, and getting behind-the-scenes with some of the Bay Area's most innovative thinkers.

 

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