Technical Articles

Technical Camera Overview

This article describes why to use a Technical Camera and lists technical camera suppliers.

HNCS: Hasselblad Natural Color Solution

This background article describes the benefits of the Hasselblad Natural Color Solution, plus what lies behind it’s development.

Using True Focus

True Focus is primarily intended to relieve a situation caused by wanting to use auto-focus while having to continually make compositional changes. To be able to exploit True Focus correctly, a few important points should be considered in order to obtain a full understanding of how and when to use it.

The Evolution Of Lenses

What makes a fine lens? Read about the Hasselblad modern lens design in this article and see how a great 20th century lens design makes for a fine lens even today. What are the differences between the C-type and HC/HCD-lenses, and how do comparable lenses compete head-to-head?

Into the big wide open

The HCD 28mm lens in the H series represents Hasselblad’s full entry into extreme wide-angle photography. See an in-depth review of the results.

Master of light and shadow

Working with CGI, the High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI) is designed to show all the tonal values in a picture, from the brightest lights to the darkest shadows.

Multi-shot stands out

Hasselblad’s exclusive multi-shot products use the latest in technology to achieve superior resolution, detail, and color. Check out what this does to art reproduction and high-end product shooting.

Shutter at high sync speed

In the age of megapixels and colour spaces we often take the basic components of camera technology for granted. See the extra benefits available when working with a central shutter camera.

Images don’t start in the back

The lens is the first, and perhaps most important, step in the technical side of the photographic process. Hasselblad’s extensive lens line includes a ton of great options – and the new superstar lens isn’t even a real lens: The HTS 1.5 adapter makes it possible for tilt and shift with 5 lenses. Read the full story here.

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