Hasselblad H2 Medium Format Digital SLR Auto Focus Camera Kit

Hasselblad H2 Medium Format Digital SLR Auto Focus Camera Kit

Hasselblad H2 Medium Format SLR Auto Focus Camera Kit

Hasselblad H2 Medium Format Digital SLR Auto Focus Camera Kit with Viewfinder HV90x, Magazine HM and 80mm f/2.8 HC Lens.

The H2 camera builds on the success of the Hasselblad H1 camera, providing new features that make digital high-end capture as easy as point-and-shoot. New features include integral supply of power to the new Hasselblad Ixpress CFH digital back to enhance the ease of use and mobility of the system, additional metadata stored in the image file to make further image enhancement possible, and functions to support the Instant-approval architecture in the Ixpress CFH digital back. Large format digital capture Full range of high performance lenses Superior views Customizable Advanced flash features Advanced film options Instant Approval Architecture A Future-safe investment

The software in the H2 camera is easily upgradeable, meaning that existing cameras will be able to gain new features simply by upgrading the camera firmware. This upgrade can easily be carried out by the user by simply connecting the camera with an Ixpress CF or Ixpress CFH digital back to a computer and downloading the upgrade. The H2 camera is built to the same, extremely strict standards that have always has been used by Hasselblad, ensuring a long life even with tough use. However, all cameras, just like cars, requires regular service to function optimally. Naturally, as with all Hasselblad products, the new H2 gives you access to the full range of Hasselblad service and support, ensuring that your investment will last you a long time to come.

Hasselblad Includes: H2 camera body, 80mm lens, film magazine, HV90X prism finder and lens shade. More Info.

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Camera Type
  • SLR type camera with interchangeable lenses, viewfinder and magazines
  • Format
  • 6x4.5 cm (actual size 56 x 41.5 mm)
  • Film Back/Loading
  • Integral curtain type dark slide
  • Film types: 120 full (16 exposures), 120 half-length (8 exposures) or 220 type film (32 exposures)
  • Automatic setting of ISO and film type when using Barcoded film
  • Automatic film wind-on and wind-off
  • Film Type
  • Film speed range ISO 6 to 6400
  • Automatic setting with Barcode film
  • Lens/Mount
  • Hasselblad HC lenses with integral leaf shutter
  • Autofocus or manual focusing
  • All C-type lenses from the V system with optional CF lens adapter
  • Shutter
  • Electronically controlled integral lens shutter in each lens
  • Shutter speed range 1/800 s to 18 hours (32 seconds with digital backs)
  • Shutter Release
  • Located on top of right hand grip; Half-press (for meter and focus activation) and full press (for shutter release)
  • Remote Release Port: Located on upper right front of body
  • Used for attaching an optional electrical release cord
  • Self Timer
  • Number of frames from 2 to 32
  • Interval timer: Up to 255 frames
  • Interval can be set from 1 second to 24 hours
  • Flash Synchronization
  • Automatic TTL center weighted system
  • Uses built-in flash or flashes compatible with SCA3002 (Metz)
  • Output can be adjusted from -3 to +3 EV in 1/3 stops
  • ISO range 16 to 6400 (excluding any exposure adjustment)
  • For manual flashes a built-in metering system is available
  • Flash can be used at all shutter speeds. Flash can be synchronized in the beginning or at the end of the exposure
  • TTL hot-shoe on viewfinder or standard PC connector on camera body
  • Mirror Lock-Up
  • Located on right front of body - Press this button to raise the mirror and press again to lower it (toggle function); A rapid "double-press" of this button will access the self-timer function
  • Exposure Metering
  • Manual, Aperture priority, Shutter speed priority, Programmed and Programmed Variable
  • Metering options: Spot, Centre weighted and Average
  • Metering range: Spot: EV2 to 21, Center weighted: EV1 to 21, Average: EV1 to 21
  • Exposure adjustment from -5 to +5 EV in 1/3 stops
  • Exposure lock with separate button
  • Exposure Bracketing
  • Available with 2, 3 or 5 frames
  • 1/3, 1/2 or 1 EV step
  • Exposure sequence can be changed
  • Exposure Compensation
  • Adjustable from -5 to +5 in 1, 1/2 or 1/3rd steps
  • Activation button located on viewfinder
  • Settings remain until changed
  • Depth-of-Field Preview
  • "Stop Down" button located on right front of body
  • Viewfinder
  • HV90 A 90 reflex viewfinder providing 100% field of view even when wearing eyeglasses
  • Built-in multi-mode light metering system
  • Image magnification 2.7x
  • Integrated fill-in flash with guide number 12
  • Hot-shoe for automatic flash (Metz SCA3002 system/adapter SCA3902)
  • Dot matrix LCD with presentation of all relevant information
  • Built-in diopter adjustment from -4 to +2.5
  • Camera displays: Two dot-matrix LCD's, one on the camera grip and one in the viewfinder
  • One segment base LCD on the magazine
  • Acute Matte type D with markings for spot metering area and AF sensitive area
  • Optional screen with grid markings available
  • Viewfinder Info
  • The camera features three dot-matrix LCDs that provide clear and easy-to-understand information to the user
  • One is located on top of the right hand grip and the other in the 90 degree viewfinder
  • The magazine has a segment-based LCD on the left upper side
  • Focusing Screen: Bright Spherical Acute-Matte D type
  • Optional screen with grid markings also available
  • Film Transport
  • Drive modes: single and continuous at 2fps
  • Multi-exposure capability
  • Multiple Exposure
  • Number of exposures can be set to 2, 3, 4, 5 and no limit
  • Focusing System
  • Manual with optional focus indication in viewfinder, Single shot AF and Continuous AF
  • Focus lock available in AF modes either with shutter release or any of the four programmable buttons
  • Metering range EV 1 to 19 at ISO100
  • Power Source
  • Rechargeable Li-ion battery (7.2 VDC/1850 mAh)
  • Optional cassette for 3 CR-123 Lithium batteries available
  • Custom Functions
  • "Profile" feature allows rapid and secure access to pre-determined combinations of settings
  • A large number of the H2's functions can be customized by the photographer to suit specific styles or situations through the built-in menu system
  • Both basic and advanced functions are set using buttons and control wheels on the camera body in conjunction with the graphic interfaces
  • Data Imprinting
  • Multi mode data imprinting outside image area
  • Tripod Mount
  • Equipped with tripod quick coupling plate (new design)
  • Accepts 1/4"-20 and 3/8" screw mounts
  • Dimensions
  • Camera body: 5.7 x 4.3 x 3.5" (144x110x88 mm)
  • 90 viewfinder: 3 x 1.85 x 5.2" (78x47x132 mm)
  • Film magazine: 3.8 x 3.3 x 2.2" (97x83x56 mm)
  • Lens 2,8/80 mm: 3.3 x 2.7" (83x69 mm)
  • Complete camera: 6 x 5.2 x 8.4" (153x131x213 mm) (WHD or length x diameter)
  • Weight
  • Camera body: 29oz (830 g)
  • 90 viewfinder: 12oz (330 g)
  • Film magazine: 17oz (475 g) (including film)
  • Lens 2,8/80 mm: 16oz (450 g)
  • Miscellaneous
  • Digital compatibility: All Ixpress, Ixpress CF and Ixpress CFH digital backs
  • Approved 3rd party digital backs

  • Accessories


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