More on the upcoming Hasselblad mirrorless medium format camera

Hasselblad mirrorless medium format camera
Next week (June 22nd at 14:00 CET) Hasselblad will announce a new mirrorless medium format camera that will have the same 50MP sensor/platform as the CFV-50C digital back. The new camera will be compatible with the existing Hasselblad medium format lenses.

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New Hasselblad mirrorless camera to be announced on June 22nd at 14:00 (CET)

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A quick update to my last post about the upcoming Hasselblad camera - the official announcement will be on June 22nd at 14:00 (CET). You can see part of the camera in the attached screenshot above. The camera was described to me as mirrorless, "very special", "beautiful", with an unusual aspect ratio.

You can watch the live stream here:

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Hasselblad rumored to announce a new camera next week

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Hasselblad X-Pan film camera

Next week (on June 22nd or the 23rd) Hasselblad is rumored to announce a new camera. I got this information from two different sources and I am now trying to get more details about this new camera.

Update #1: a reader sent me the link to this 50MP CCD full frame sensor.

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Update #2: New Hasselblad mirrorless camera rumored to be announced on June 22nd at 14:00 (CET).

Hasselblad mirrorless medium format camera
Update #3: the first teaser is already only + additional info.

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Rumors: new M mount camera with CCD sensor to be announced soon

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There are new rumors about an upcoming M-mount camera with unique shape and CCD sensor with a resolution greater than 24MP.

There were some reports last year about Voigtlander considering to start a new line of digital cameras. If that's the case, this will be a very interesting development: Leica will be finally getting a real rangefinder competitor.

Via LeicaRumors

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Panasonic Leica DG Summilux 12mm f/1.4 ASPH lens officially announced

Panasonic Leica DG Summilux 12mm f:1.4 ASPH lens
The previously rumored Panasonic Leica DG Summilux 12mm f/1.4 ASPH MFT lens is now officially announced. The US price is $1,299 (see B&H and Adorama).

Lens technical specifications:

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Update: Fuji X-T2 camera to be announced on July 7th

Fuji X-T2 camera announcement date
A quick update on my last post about the Fuji X-T2 announcement date - the update is coming from the same source: the official announcement is now rumored to be on July 7th (see the invitation above, similar Fuji events are also scheduled in the US for the same date). Here are few leaked pictures of the upcoming Fuji X-T2 camera:

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