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Hasselblad CFV II: an almost perfect system

I hadn't been so excited about a camera announcement since the Zeiss ZX1 (which by the way, hasn't been released yet -who knows if it ever will).

A few days ago Hasselblad announced the X1D II, the sucessor to their beautiful mirrorless medium format camera. New features and a greatly recuded price are always welcome. But for all purposes, it's more of the same. Just with a bigger sensor.

They also announced something else, though, something that got me really excited: the CFV II 50C.

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Hasselblad XV Lens Adapter

This new adapter will allow photographers to use V system lenses on digital cameras like the X1D.

If anything, this will only make those lenses more expensive. There it goes my dream of shooting a Hasselblad 500C/M.