ResearchVR Podcast - The Science of Virtual Reality

039 - Lightfield Cameras and Displays with Ryan Damm, CEO of Visby

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On this week's episode, we offer you with a deep dive into the topic that most us only vaguely know - light fields. Check out the discussion between Az and Ryan Damm now!


  • definition of lightfields
  • the core idea
  • history of lightfields science
  • pseudoscopic views
  • lightfield displays
  • holographic displays
  • cleaning up the jargon
  • micro- vs macroscopic lightfields
  • focal planes
  • Lytro pushing lighfields tech
  • why lightfields are important
  • the future estimation


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We are three Cognitive Scientists discussing Virtual Reality and Cognitive Research, Industry News, and Design Implications! We actively research different aspects of the field, and are involved in various companies related to the topic of VR. With this podcast, we hope to use our commentary to bridge the gap between news and established science. We break down complex topics, discuss the current trends and their economical impacts, and broadcast our views on VR. Tune in and enjoy!

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by Az Balabanian & Petr Legkov



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