Mild's L16 digital camera challenges DSLRs with sixteen lenses in a single package deal

Light's L16 camera challenges DSLRs with 16 lenses in one package

Images startup Mild has launched L16, which the corporate’s calling a “a multi-aperture computational digital camera,” on the Code/Cellular convention. It is named L16, as a result of it is outfitted with sixteen particular person lenses, although in contrast to cumbersome and heavy DSLRs, Recode says it is simply concerning the measurement of a Nexus 6 that is double the thickness. Once you take an image utilizing the digital camera, all sixteen lenses seize photographs concurrently at totally different focal lengths so as to “seize extra knowledge in each shot.” Mild’s know-how then combines all of them right into a single fifty two-megapixel picture — you’ll be able to modify the photograph’s depth of area, focus and publicity after it has been captured.

The L16 runs on Android and has constructed-in WiFi, permitting you to submit footage immediately from the gadget. It comes with an built-in 35mm-150mm optical zoom and a 5-inch touchscreen show. When you assume you’ll get monetary savings switching to this from an entry-degree or mid-vary DSLR, although, you are sadly mistaken. It won’t value as a lot as excessive-finish cameras, nevertheless it’ll nonetheless set you again $1,299 whenever you pre-order from right now till November sixth from Mild’s web site. When it begins delivery in the summertime of 2016, you will should shell out $1,699 to get one.

Light's L16 camera challenges DSLRs with 16 lenses in one package

SOURCE: Recode, Mild

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