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Computational Photography Shines on Light L16 - New Photos on Safari by Andy Biggs

Computational photography is the new name of the game (if you ask me of course) and it really shines when you get a professional photographer like …

Photography

Purchase the Light L16! Light Opens Reservations for Those Missing the Pre-Order

Have you wanted to purchase the Light L16? Well Light reopens L16 purchases today!<p>Today is a big day! Not only is the first review online (see this …

Photography

Light L16 Review Time! Several Publications Hit the Web With Their Thoughts On The Camera Of The Future

Light L16 Review time! Today's the day many publications that have had their hands on the Light L16 camera will be publishing reviews.<p>RETURN OFTEN as …

Photography

Light L16 Night Shots - How Well Does It Do Low Light?

The Light L16 Night Shots… How well does the Light L16 do low light? Is 10pm a good enough time to test this?<p>Last night, I received a new firmware …

Cameras

Light L16 vs DSLR - Sunset Edition

Another side by side shown the Light L16 vs DSLR battle – this time with a couple of quick sunset shots. Can you tell which is which before the big …

Cameras

Light L16 at Fashion Week, Late But Fashionable?

While we wait for our “Golden Tickets” to L16 bliss (Light has said they hope to have units out to all pre-order customers by year's end, and the …

Light L16 Sample Images From My Walk II -- 2017-09-19

Earlier, I shared some <b>Light L16 sample images</b> from my morning walk (see “Light L16 Sample Images From My Walk 2017-09-12“) and I thought I'd follow …

Light L16 Bumper Case Launched by Utomic

Light just announced a new partnership with Utomic to bring the <b>Light L16 bumper case</b>!<p>Michael Gmirkin found the screen protector as we thought it was …

Light L16 Depth of Field Sample Photo

By the way, when you get your Light L16, you won't have time to shoot photos if you're around a crowd. When at the parade, within about 2 minutes, …

What I Learned in a Nutshell

I was blessed to be able to visit Light HQ on Thursday and spent the day with a bunch of really great people.<p>The next morning, I thought I'd go on …

Light L16 Hands-On: Crazy Lens/Mirror Movement - Must See

One of the first things that people say when they see the camera is ‘oh that's weird' either when they just first see it or when they see the …

Light L16 vs DSLR - Specifically the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV - Can You Tell?

Testing the <b>Light L16 vs DSLR</b> – specifically the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV may not be a fair fight – after all the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV has been under …

It Was Broadcast Live - Here's the Recording

Hey y'all… here's the Light L16 Unboxing!<p>I have a few very busy days and I am testing the Light L16 I received late Thursday. Photos and some …

Light L16 Gallery Update

Light has updated the Light L16 Gallery on their site – adding some of their newer images that had previously only been on instagram, and removed …

Light L16 Image Review - "To Banff and Back"

Ok, true confession… I am way behind!<p>Over the weekend I created a couple of videos about the latest images from the Light L16 shared by Light – …

Light L16 Images in the New Software Luminar - How Do They Hold Up?

How do Light L16 images hold up in Luminar? Well the large jpegs that Light just released were tested in this new software in the video up in the …

Light L16 Shipping Update - When Is My Light L16 Coming?

There's an <b>Light L16 Shipping</b> update!<p>Common question – When Is My Light L16 Coming?<p>There's not a lot of new information but I grabbed this chart which …

The DSLR is Dead - Computational Photography is In - Says Former Google Executive Vic Gundotra

The DSLR is dead – that's what Light CTO Dr. Rajiv Laroia has been saying for years and now former Google Exec Vic Gundotra has agreed (see his …

Latest Light L16 Full Size Sample Images Analysis

Here's my latest analysis of the Light L16 full size sample images posted up to last Friday by Light.<p>I know I'm behind – they keep posting images …

Change to Light L16 Box Cover? Ok, Not A Huge Deal, But Fun

Has Light changed the Light L16 box cover?<p>Matt Beran was the first poster I found that had indicated he'd received the email asking for final payment …

Which of These Images Is Shot With the Light L16? Which is iPhone 5S? Which is Nikon D3100?

With Light releasing an Light L16 image shot at Horseshoe Bend in AZ, it dawned on me there were plenty of images shot with a variety of cameras of …

Light L16 Monochrome Sensors Will Make Less Noise - A Look at the Essential Phone Shows How

Light L16 Monochrome sensors will indeed help make images with less noise and here's a good example of other companies doing the same thing.<p>I found …

L16 Up In The Air! The First Light L16 Drone Flight

The first <b>Light L16 drone flight</b> appears to have happened!<p>Two images have appeared in social media showing an Light L16 flying on a drone near AT&T …

Light Releases First Full-Resolution Light L16 Images!

Light has updated their Gallery with three new <b>Full-Resolution Light L16 Images</b>!<p>(editor note: we've included small images in the gallery above, but if …

Light L16 Depth Maps - A First look at What Depth Maps Can Do For Photography

The <b>Light L16 depth maps</b> are an integral reason why the Light L16 camera is going to revolutionize the world of photography (and why they are #1 in …

Light L16 Bumper Case Spotted! Updated

Look – a <b>Light L16 Bumper Case</b> was found in the wild!<p>In my search for new Light L16 images, I spotted this image on instagram of an Light L16 bumper …

Fashion Modeling

Light L16 Shipping! Light Updates Blog With History and Status Update

Light L16 shipping has begun! Light has just posted an update on the blog with some history and a status update (plus a few new images).<p>I won't go …

Shipping

Light L16 User Guide Now Available!

Light L16 User Guide is online!<p>Having the <b>Light L16 User Guide</b> online is big news!<p>Today is the day that Light starts shipping the Light L16 and …

Tutorials

The Light L16 is a 16 Lens Camera, Does It Have 16 Shutters?

The Light L16 is a <b>16 lens camera</b>, but doesn't have 16 shutters? Shocking right? Not for the Light L16.<p>I found the video below the other day and it …

Cameras