Theory and Methods of Light-Field Photography

CVPR Tutorial, Anchorage, Alaska

June 28, 2008

Todor Georgiev and Andrew Lumsdaine

Question of the week -- with answers!

Course Outline

Course Notes: Main, and Supplemental (on Plenoptic 2.0 camera)

History of the Lightfield approach

Some of the demos we showed during the course:

Refocusing examples: 1, 2.

Changing viewpoint: Plenoptic (examples 1, 2, 3), "Heterodyning", and Plenoptic 2.0 cameras.

All effects combined: Rodin (big file)

New: Explaining full resolution rendering with Plenoptic 2.0 or Focused Plenoptic camera (very big file)