Interesting premise! Although, most of the pictures I've taken - in small rooms anyway - seem to have everything in focus enough to see what's going on in the background. Almost like a 2D thing, I guess.
Weird that "GadgetGal" is frequenting the gadget-y posts on a gigposters site.
That said, one of my coworkers interviewed the guys behind this camera. A consumer model won't be in production for a little while. The NYT/WSJ debut was mostly for press coverage and momentum. We'll see something big drop product-wise later.