Hasselblad archive

  • Hasselblad HV brings pro full frame photography to the enthusiast
    Cameras

    Hasselblad HV brings pro full frame photography to the enthusiast

    By 4 February 2014

    Hasselblad, the professional camera manufacturer, has announced its new "elite" camera, the Hasselblad HV. The HV camera is available now for €8,500 plus taxes. That's a steep price but when it comes to Hasselblad you're going to get every penny's worth...

  • Hasselblad reveals first medium format CMOS sensor, opening the door for other photography brands?
    Cameras

    Hasselblad reveals first medium format CMOS sensor, opening the door for other photography brands?

    By 21 January 2014

    "The rumours are true," reads Hasselblad's press release as the company announces the H5D-50C - the world's first medium format camera with a CMOS sensor. It might not be a casual photographer's camera by any means, and one that will probably cost a significant...

  • Sony Alpha A7 reimagined by Hasselblad for $10K 'Solar' wooden variant
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    Sony Alpha A7 reimagined by Hasselblad for $10K 'Solar' wooden variant

    By 17 October 2013

    No sooner has Sony announced its Alpha A7 compact system camera than another, considerably more expensive variant popped up. Hasselblad first collaborated with Sony on the Hasselblad Lunar, which seemed to use the NEX-7 as its bedrock, with the same E-mount...

  • Hasselblad Stellar pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Hasselblad Stellar pictures and hands-on

    By 9 October 2013

    If you're after a compact camera, perhaps that sort of thing to match your yacht moored in Portofino and don't know where to look, then we might be able to help. You could turn your eyes to Leica, knowing you'll be getting a lovely re-badged Panasonic,...

  • Hasselblad Lunar mirrorless system camera pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Hasselblad Lunar mirrorless system camera pictures and hands-on

    By 18 September 2012

    The Hasselblad name tends to conjure up images of studio pros snapping celebrities with the company's £25,000 HD-series medium format cameras. But Hasselblad is undergoing something of a change: when company CEO Larry Hansen took to the stage at Hasselblad's...

  • Hasselblad joins forces with Sony for Lunar mirrorless compact system camera
    Cameras

    Hasselblad joins forces with Sony for Lunar mirrorless compact system camera

    By 18 September 2012

    Hasselblad has announced a partnership agreement with Sony to move the Swedish manufacturer into the more consumer end of the digital camera market. There are plans to explore "new products for DSLR and compact camera segments" together, using the Hasselblad...

  • Next-generation Hasselblad H5D medium format camera announced
    Cameras

    Next-generation Hasselblad H5D medium format camera announced

    By 13 September 2012

    Hasselblad has confirmed the launch of the next-generation H System camera with the Hasselblad H5D.  The Hasselblad H5D brings with it a number of upgrades and tweaks, improving the design of the camera to upgrade the ergonomics and weatherproofing on...

  • Hasselblad H4D Ferrari edition pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Hasselblad H4D Ferrari edition pictures and hands-on

    By 4 April 2012

    Hasselblad, the Swedish-based camera company that you've probably heard of but whose camera you are unlikely to have owned, announced in 2010 a partnership with Ferrari to create a limited-edition Hasselblad Ferrari H4D digital medium format camera. Eighteen...

  • Hasselblad Ferrari H4D camera: Yours for £20k or so
    Cameras

    Hasselblad Ferrari H4D camera: Yours for £20k or so

    By 26 November 2010

    Sure, it's limited edition. And sure, it's got the legendary Ferrari Racing Shield on board. But for 21,499 euros (plus taxes) Pocket-lint would want to be able to get in it and take it for a drive, rather than just being able to take pictures. Only 499...

  • The best and worst Ferrari gadgets around
    Gadgets

    The best and worst Ferrari gadgets around

    By 27 October 2010

    After lending its familiar branding to numerous products in the past, Ferrari has now opened the largest indoor theme park on the planet - Ferrari World. Based in Abu Dhabi, the gigantic theme park is also home to the world's fastest rollercoaster, which...

  • Hasselblad Ferrari H4D camera races on to the scene
    Cameras

    Hasselblad Ferrari H4D camera races on to the scene

    By 23 September 2010

    Hasselblad, a camera company that you have probably heard of but unlikely to have owned any of their cameras, has just announced a partnership with Ferrari to create a limited edition Ferrari H4D digital medium format camera. Only 499 of them are being...

  • Hasselblad announces new 50 megapixel camera
    Cameras

    Hasselblad announces new 50 megapixel camera

    By 9 July 2008

    We haven't heard much from Hasselblad since the release of H3DII-39, but now the high-end digital camera manufacturer has announced another industry-leading DSLR with the launch of the 50-megapixel H3DII-50. Following the success of the Hasselblad H3DII-39,...

  • Hasselblad H3D-II 39-megapixel professional DSLR
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    Hasselblad H3D-II 39-megapixel professional DSLR

    By 19 September 2007

    Hasselblad has launched the Mark II version of its super high-end H3D DSLR. Available immediately worldwide, this 39-megapixel monster will set you back around £18,500, although there are 22 and 31 megapixel versions available for less. The biggest hardware...

  • Hasselblad unleashes monster 31 megapixel camera
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    Hasselblad unleashes monster 31 megapixel camera

    By 26 January 2007

    Hasselblad's huge 39MP H3D medium format digital camera was released around a year ago, and the company has followed it up with a slightly more affordable model, the H3D-31. As the name implies, this second model in the range has a 31MP sensor instead...

  • Hasselblad launch 39 megapixel digital camera
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    Hasselblad launch 39 megapixel digital camera

    By 15 January 2006

    You might be impressed by the 7 or 8 megapixel camera you managed to score for Christmas, however that is nothing compared to the latest 39 megapixel DSLR camera launched by Hasselblad. A part of an announcement of a new camera and three camera backs,...