You remember Lytro’s original camera. It looked like one of those keychain viewers you would get at the amusement park. Although it looked like a toy it held some amazing technology that allowed you to focus an image after it was processed using Lytro’s special software. The Lytro Illum ($1599) builds on that tech and has new looks to boot. The Illum looks like a standard camera with a telephoto lens. The Illum features cutting edge optics, a larger sensor and a lens that is lighter, has a larger zoom range and a bigger aperture than comparable conventional cameras. You can now pre-order the Lytro Illum on their website for $1499. It will be going on sale for full retail on July 15th.
If you want the quality of a fully functional DSLR without the bulk and weight, then you want to take a look at the mirrorless camera category. The cameras on this list are our top choices for the best mirrorless cameras you can find. But before we get started lets clearly define mirrorless cameras. So ...[Read More]