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2011-06-23 14:20:24

Lytro said Wednesday its developing a camera that allows people to adjust the focus on photos after they take them. Ren Ng of Stanford University began the project while working on his PhD eight years ago.  This effort led to the creation of the first camera that captures the entire light field in a scene. According to Lytro, software was designed to use the light data to allow points of focus to be easily shifted in digital images. "Shoot now, focus later," the California-based...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'