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The Light L16 Camera
The Light L16 Camera
The Light L16 Camera
The Light L16 Camera
The Light L16 Camera

The Light L16 Camera

This compact camera captures the details of your scene at multiple focal lengths, then uses sophisticated algorithms to combine 10+ images into a single, high-resolution photo.

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" It's part ultimate travel camera,
part spy gear. "

Features

In the box

L16

Meet the L16, the smarter, smaller, easier camera of the future.

Wrist strap

Carry your L16 camera wherever you go with our comfy, nylon-suede wrist strap.

Case

Our cushioned camera case protects the L16 from harm and stashes an easy-to-use cleaning cloth.

USB

This L16-specific cable connects with a range of devices for fast file transfers.

Charger

The USB 3.0 power adapter quickly charges your camera and protects your battery in the process.

Tech specs

Click on a component to learn about its function

Physical

Camera

Video (coming soon)

Software, Hardware, Networking

Storage

Image processing

Physical

Dimensions - H x W x D

6.5 x 3.3 x 0.94 in. (165 x 84.5 x 24.05 mm).

Weight

15.3 oz. (435 g)

Chassis

Die-cast aluminum alloy

Grip

Rubberized non-slip grip with lanyard connection

Screen

5" FHD touchscreen

Tripod mount

Standard 1/4"-20tpi

USB

USB 3.0 SuperSpeed

Type-C connector

Camera

Lenses

16 individual modules

5 x 28mm ƒ/2.0, 5 x 70mm ƒ/2.0, and 6 x 150mm ƒ/2.4

Focal lengths at full frame equivalent

Sensors

16 individual 13MP sensors

Zoom

5 x Optical zoom

ISO sensitivity

100 - 3200

Focus

Minimum: 10cm at 28mm, 40cm at 70mm, 1m at 150mm

Tap to focus

Half-shutter press to focus

Shutter speed

1/8000 to 15 sec

Metering method

Center-weighted

Touch-weighted

Exposure modes

Auto
Manual

Shutter release modes

Single-frame

Self-timer

3 and 6 shot burst

Flash

Dual-tone LED (no sync port/shoe)

Image formats captured

LRI, JPEG

Effective pixels (megapixels)

Up to 52 million+ (52+ MP)

Video

(coming soon)

4K Video

28, 70 or 150mm focal lengths at full frame equivalent

Software, Hardware, Networking

Operating system

Android

Connectivity

GPS, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth

Security

Full disk encryption

Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 + Light ASIC

Battery

4120mAh Lithium-ion polymer

(up to 8 hours of life)

Storage

Capacity

256GB

Image processing

L16 (on device)

Up to 13MP optimized for social sharing

Sharing

Wi-Fi (on-camera browser)

Bluetooth to Android or Windows

iOS (coming soon)

Direct social integration (coming soon)

Lumen (desktop application)

Process photos

Adjust depth of field

Edit depth

Adjust focal plane

Output

File types: JPEG, DNG

System requirements

8 GB or more of RAM (16 GB recommended)

200MB of available hard-disk space (1GB recommended)

64-bit processor

Mac

2012 or newer

OS X version 10.10.5 (Yosemite) or higher

PC

2012 or newer

Windows 7 (with Service Pack 1), Windows 8.1, or Windows 10

Intel chipset requirements

Nehalem, Westmere, Sandy Bridge, Ivy Bridge, Haswell, Broadwell, Skylake

AMD chipset requirements

Jaguar, Puma, Bulldozer, Piledriver, Steamroller, Excavator, Zen

" ... the L16 proves that Light’s crazy idea actually works and is poised to shape the future of photography. "

" Revolutionary "

" ... a revolutionary new point-and-shoot camera that aims to transform the way we think about cameras. "

" ... the L16 proves that Light’s crazy idea actually works and is poised to shape the future of photography. "

" Revolutionary "

" ... a revolutionary new point-and-shoot camera that aims to transform the way we think about cameras. "

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Experience photography in a radical new form.
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