Category Archives: Hasselblad

New Photokina rumor: Hasselblad to open their H5 system for 3rd party digital backs?

I received this Hasselblad rumor from a reader: It looks like Hasselblad are opening their H5 system for 3rd party digital backs. They already have H4X promo but only recently they updated this promotion with an option to purchase the “open” body without trade-ins. Ironically, most of the people don’t know about it and we all think Hasselblad […]

Posted in Hasselblad | Tagged , | 4 Comments

The new Hasselblad H5D-200c MS camera can reach 200MP resolution

Hasselblad announced a new H5D-200c MS medium format camera (not to be confused with the current H5D-200MS model) that can reach 200 MP resolution with the help of the Multi-Shot (MS) capture technology: “Based on the 50 Megapixel sensor (6200 x 8272 pixels with a dimension of 32.9 x 43.8mm), the H5D-200c MS offers 1, 4 and […]

Posted in Hasselblad | 35 Comments

Hasselblad to launch a new CFV-50c CMOS digital back for V System

Hasselblad announced a new CFV-50c CMOS digital back for their V system. Last year Hasselblad announced the end of life for their V camera line because of declining demand. Here are the details on the new digital back:

Posted in Hasselblad | 29 Comments

Pentax 645z, Hasselblad HV, Sony a7s and Sigma dp2 updates

The Pentax 645z medium format camera is now shipping and it currently in stock at Ace Photo (the old model is currently $2,000 off). The Hasselblad HV is also now shipping and is currently in stock. The Sony a7s camera is now in stock and B&H is offering a new trade-in program that can get you […]

Also posted in Pentax, Sigma, Sony | Tagged , , | 17 Comments

Is Hasselblad in financial trouble?

Rumors are floating around that Ventizz will pull the plug on Hasselblad very soon (Hasselblad was acquired by Ventizz Capital back in 2011). If this is true, it probably means that Hasselblad will be up for sale again.

Hasselblad Lunar Stellar camera
Posted in Hasselblad | 76 Comments

Two Hasselblad Lunar cameras go under the auctioneer’s hammer for $54,500

Some Lunar news from Hasselblad: A crowd at a charity auction in Florida couldn’t believe their eyes as two brand new Hasselblad Lunar cameras with a joint retail value of around $14,000 suddenly rocketed in value to $54,500. Two photo enthusiasts at the world-famous three day-long annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance exotic car festival began bidding against each […]

Posted in Hasselblad | Tagged | 42 Comments

Hasselblad H5D-50c CMOS medium format camera officially launched

Hasselblad officially announced the H5D-50c CMOS medium format camera. The US price is $27,500 for the camera or $30,000 for a kit with a 80mm lens. Press release and key features for the H5D-50c:

Posted in Hasselblad | Tagged | 25 Comments
// B&H PopView code