Hasselblad is a Swedish brand manufacturing medium format cameras & lenses since 1941. For 75 years Hasselblad is the preferred brand of professional photographers and the reason is its ergonomic design and obdurate image quality.
The company announced the X1D to its assortment this morning. It is the world’s
The design aspects are similar to that of new H6D, tweaked to fit the smaller body and 35mm crop sensor. The camera has a touchscreen and a few buttons to complement it. It has been crafted from a single block of aluminum, which makes it weather sealed and at the same time gives it an impeccable ergonomic design. The X1D gives best in class picture quality similar to that of a high-end medium format camera but without the bulky design and weight.
The Hasselblad X1D will be retailed at $8,995body only at the time of its launch which is scheduled around august. The two XCD lenses that will be available at the time of launch are going to be 45mm and 90mm with a price tag of $2,395 & $2,695 respectively. Although the H-series lenses can be used through an adapter.