Photography

Apple acquisition points to possibility of easy background removal in photos

[embedded content] A recent Apple investment could make it possible for iPhones to easily separate the background and the subject from photos and video. A recent report by a Danish newspaper suggests that Apple acquired Spektral, a company focusing on green screen-like effects without the green screen, back in December 2017. Apple has not yet […]

Photography

Lytro Announces Shutdown Following Acquisition Rumors

Lytro, the photography startup best known for its “shoot first, focus later” camera, has announced it is shutting down. “Starting today we will not be taking on new productions or providing professional services as we prepare to wind down the company,” the Lytro team wrote in a Tuesday blog post. “We’re excited to see what […]