Holograms are on the horizon thanks to Light Field Lab
Staff Writer By: Light Field Lab press release
Light Field Lab, Inc. will use $7 million in seed money to fund a prototype of it revolutionary light field display systems, enabling real holographic objects to appear as if they are floating in space without the aid of accessories or head-mounted gear, a company developing holographic display technologies.
The advancement will be initially funded by a $7 million seed round led by Khosla Ventures and Sherpa Capital with participation from R7 Partners, the company announced Thursday, Jan. 25.
"Projecting holograms is just the beginning," said Jon Karafin, CEO, Light Field Lab. "We are building the core modules to enable a real-world Holodeck. The strategic guidance offered by our investors is critical to enable these breakthrough technologies."
Light Field Lab will bring real-world holographic experiences to professional and consumer markets with an end-to-end system, which will ultimately include modular holographic video walls with up to hundreds of gigapixels of resolution.
The company will initially target large format location-based entertainment venues, and will ultimately bring a version of its holographic technologies to consumers.
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