Light L16 – the surprising chamber with a set of lenses
When you look at the Light L16 chamber, in the head by itself there is an association with the world of insects. There is a feeling that you see a spider whom the peephole looks at you in tens of. Actually the similar shape of the chamber pursues very important aim: to relieve the user of bulky lenses and to reduce the professional camera till such sizes that it could go in in your pocket.
Light L16 is absolutely new type of chambers with a multidiaphragm. While DSLR and bezzerkalny chambers use replaceable lenses and one big sensor, L16 uses a set of small lenses and sensors in the size it is less. As components of the chamber details which can be met in modern smartphones are used. When you press the descent button, the picture is done at the same time by ten tiny chambers with different focal length, and then by means of the software the received images merge together, forming fantastically detailed photo with permission to 52 megapixels.
The pictures made by means of this chamber, turn out surprisingly bright, juicy and accurate. You can look at a photo slightly below and estimate their quality. The chamber perfectly copes with a lack of illumination of a scene so to photograph in the evening or in dark rooms now it is easy, more than ever. The chamber possesses intuitively clear touch interface with which the person from the photo the very far can deal even. The chamber allows to adjust depth of sharpness of a picture how it is made. Similar we already saw something in the Lytro chamber.
Light L16 also is able to shoot video with permission to 4К and the fixed focal length 35, 70 or 150 mm. Certainly, video acts in film only one lens, instead of several so it is possible to consider this function only as a pleasant bonus to the main possibilities of the chamber. In sale the chamber will arrive in the summer of 2016, and its preliminary price is designated at level of 1700 dollars. Expensively? Yes, it is expensive. But for certain will be wishing to get such unusual gadget. By the way, those who will issue the preorder for the chamber within the next month, can get it at preferential price of 1300 dollars.