If you have yet to hear about Lytro, this interactive photo above is a must see! Simply click the arrow in the bottom right corner of the image to get started. As you click around the image, prepare to be amazed as your focus completely changes!
While it will not fix a blurry image that suffers from camera shake, it clearly is effective at changing the plane of focus. We think it's rather amazing technology but it definitely has the potential to encourage sloppy technique. As covered in our Complete Course in Professional Photography, it's always best to get the image right in the camera at the time of the exposure. This eliminates needless hours spent behind a monitor attempting to fix the error. Of course it's nice to know a tool exists that can change a throwaway image to a keeper.
Here's an informative video detailing more of its capabilities.
What are your thoughts on this technology?