Here is a very interesting juxtaposition, though I don’t think the people invoolved see it this way
There is a new camera technology that is able to capture the “light field” and so can have multiple focal points within one image.
It is known as the Lytro – a marvel of high technology.
And here is a photo. simply click on the photo to enable the focus shifting technology.
Interestingly enough, the photo is of the interior of the space shuttle – on it’s last voyage – it looks like it could have been taken in 1969.
The space shuttle of course is the government boondoggle that has killed many spacefarers and was overbudget from day one.
the private sphere, creating and constantly innovating – the public sphere – freezing in time due to politicalÂ considerations.
Private vs. Public which sphere would you rather be living in?