Hasselblad X1D II :: Hands on Preview

Today Hasselblad made several announcements including the long awaited Hasselblad X1D II. I’ve actually had the camera for about a week. I’ve been allowed to shoot on the X1D along with the 135mm f/2.8 lens. The camera I had was using pre-production firmware so in fairness to Hasselblad, this is just a first-look preview of […]

Guerrilla Fighters of Kurdistan by Joey L

Joey Lawrence has always been a favorite photographer of ours and Joey really captured the humanity that we often miss for those that cover wars. His blog post is one that you don’t want to miss as well.

How the “Earthrise” Photo Was Made in 4K

“Earthrise” is probably the most iconic and important photo ever taken in space. In this video you’ll learn all the details on how the photo was shot and the rush onboard Apollo 8 to find color film, vs. the Black and white film. They used a highly modified Hasselblad 500 EL with an electric drive. The […]

Shoot People on Street as Celebrities

Philippe Echaroux went out into the streets with a Hasselblad and an Elinchrom Ranger Quadra setup and took some great street portraits. More of Philippe’s work can be seen at www.pays-imaginaire.fr