Learning to use LYTRO ILLUM

This User Manual is a technical reference for using the LYTRO ILLUM. It explains how to operate the camera, and the behavior of each of the modes, settings, and buttons.

For many photographers, getting the most out of a light field camera may require additional education and thought on how to best compose and capture images with depth.

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Lytro has developed a series of educational and training materials, including videos, online help, and transformational galleries.

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The educational material covers the LYTRO ILLUM ecosystem including camera, desktop software, publishing to web and mobile devices.