Hasselblad's Ridiculously Expensive Mirrorless Camera At Least Looks…

Hasselblad, a company known mostly for making professional medium-format film and digital cameras, announced its plans to release a small mirrorless camera meant to bring the coveted Hasselblad name to a broader market. The project is dubbed "Lunar," possibly because it costs as much as a moon rock. » 9/18/12 9:48am 9/18/12 9:48am

Can You Really Shoot Print-Quality Portraits With a Red Epic Video…

There are murmurings in the tech word that eventually still cameras will be replaced with video cameras, and photographers will simply pore through thousands of frames to find the perfect shot. And curious if that day had already come, Fstoppers pitted a Red Epic against a Hasselblad H3D-22. » 5/29/12 1:00pm 5/29/12 1:00pm

Hasselblad Could Make Cheaper Cameras For You and Me, Thanks to Owners'…

Some fancy Swiss/Germany capital fund has bought the Hasselblad company, and has big plans for its future—namely, that they want to open it up to new markets, most likely with cheaper ranges us civilians can afford. As CrunchGear says, this could be a simple rebadge of another company's point-and-shoots, similar to… » 7/05/11 4:20am 7/05/11 4:20am

Brush Up On Your Space Photography With NASA's Astronaut's Photography…

Those lucky few who've already booked tickets aboard the Virgin Galactic space-flight might be able to take a pretty photo of a flower, but what about something...higher up? Hasselblad's uploaded its old NASA astronaut's photography manual to its site, which is a valuable tome in learning how to use the Hasselblad… » 3/21/11 7:40am 3/21/11 7:40am

Hasselblad H3DII-50 has 50-Megapixel Sensor, Double the Largest 35mm…

The new H3DII-50 from Hasselblad packs in Kodak's 50-megapixel sensor. This measures 36mm x 48mm, and is thus double the size of the largest 35mm DSLR sensors, and even more than double the sensors used in low-mid range DSLRs. The sheer size of the sensor means it takes about 1.1 seconds per frame, but clearly you're… » 7/08/08 6:20am 7/08/08 6:20am

Hasselblad Shames All DSLRs with New 31MP Monster

Ok, so it might cost you $25k, but Hasselblad's new shooter has what it takes to put all your Nikon and Canon-toting friends to shame. Aside from its massive megapixel muscle, the H3D-31 uses a 44 x 33mm sensor and boasts a higher ISO rating and faster capture rate (1.2 seconds per image to be exact) than its… » 1/25/07 7:08pm 1/25/07 7:08pm