Posts Tagged ‘Hasselblad X1D’

Photokina 2016: Hasselblad Launches Special Edition of X1D, New XCD Lens

Posted by on Monday September 19, 2016 | Photo Gear

While Hasselblad’s X1D compact medium format camera isn’t widely available just yet, that hasn’t stopped the Swedish firm from rolling out a special edition model to celebrate the company’s 75th anniversary. The X1D ‘4116 edition’ is a special all-black compact mirrorless digital medium format X1D camera body that will include an extended warranty, a leather hand strap,... More

Q&A with Michael Hejtmanek, President of Hasselblad Americas on Breaking the Medium Format Mold

Posted by on Wednesday June 22, 2016 | Camera

With the X1D, Hasselblad is attempting to redefine the medium format category. We sat down briefly with U.S. President Michael Hejtmanek for his take on the camera and its place in the Hasselblad universe. What follows is a condensed version of the talk that’s been edited for length and clarity. On new lenses for the X1D “We’re... More

Hasselblad Shakes Up Market with Mirrorless Medium Format X1D

Posted by on Wednesday June 22, 2016 | Camera

  One of the Internet’s long-running photo gear rumors was that Sony would introduce a medium format mirrorless camera, but it’s fallen to Hasselblad to take the first stab at it. [Update: we’ve published a short hands-on preview below.] The X1D sports a 50-megapixel medium format CMOS image sensor (43.8mm x 32.9 ) with 14... More