Hasselblad X1D
If you’ve been shooting pix with a cellphone so long you’ve forgotten what it was like to hold a serious film camera, the first thing you’ll notice is the satisfying feel of the Hasselblad X1D-50C. It’s not the weight (just 1.6 pounds), nor the size (5.9 x 3.85 x 2.79 inches). But it is the feel of milled aluminum that comes with hefting this first-of-its-kind, medium-format, mirrorless digital camera. The reassuring click of the shutter, the solid action of the mode dials, everything about this handheld evokes the legend of Hasselblad, the brand that has been mounted to military aircraft and made the first trip to the Moon 50 years ago. Next, you’ll appreciate the large …
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