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500 C/M Medium Format Camera


Hasselblad

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The 500 C/M Medium Format Camera

Produced from 1970-1989, the Hasselblad 500 C/M consists of a body, lens, removable film magazine and interchangable viewfinders. Each lens incorporates its own leaf shutter. The 6 x 6 cm (2 1/4 x 2 1/4 in) square format eliminates the need to turn the camera sideways for landscape or portrait. Hasselblad cameras are primarily used for commercial and portrait photography.


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First 10 of 26 Reviews  (see all user reviews)

Average Rating: 4.5 out of 5

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Sandy Scott

member since: 1/19/2006
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Rating: 5 out of 5
Hasselblad makes a great camera. Unfortunately their lenses and accessories are priced absurdly high. I have recently purchased new, from England, one each of the last of the Bronica line. A SQ-B and a ETRSi. I am sure they will produce images just as sharp as the Hasselblad. Needless to say I am Camera Poor.
2/2/2006 11:52:39 AM
 
Daryl V. Villanueva

member since: 1/29/2006
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Rating: 5 out of 5
Hasselblad. Need I say more? All hasselblad's are great cameras. Top notch lenses and superior quality images.
1/29/2006 9:39:19 PM
 
Bert Wagner

member since: 9/17/2004
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Rating: 4 out of 5
Amazing camera, easy to use, only a little awkward box body.
10/17/2005 6:13:23 PM
 
Joann Jacobs
BetterPhoto Member

member since: 6/13/2005
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Rating: 3.5 out of 5
Still have lots to learn here!
9/25/2005 3:32:54 PM
 
Yuke Priyantoko
BetterPhoto Member

member since: 8/30/2005
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Rating: 5 out of 5
it's my first camera
8/30/2005 7:11:35 AM
 
Tommy G. Mack

member since: 1/1/2004
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Rating: 4 out of 5
This is the utopia of photography, the thrill of the "Blad" is Bad... Holler at you... Check out my site at www.yessy.com/macnicifcent1
7/14/2005 4:40:06 AM
 
Miles Mitchell

member since: 4/7/2005
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Rating: 5 out of 5
Just a great workhorse. Rugged and durable. Square is the only way to shoot.
5/2/2005 10:51:36 AM
 
Itash KD

member since: 4/28/2005
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Rating: 4.5 out of 5
very nice
4/29/2005 9:12:44 AM
 
Itash KD

member since: 4/28/2005
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Rating: 4 out of 5
very nice
4/28/2005 2:55:16 AM
 
Peter Marschall

member since: 3/28/2005
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Rating: 5 out of 5
I still love these camera, though I mostly use my dSLRs.
4/6/2005 1:16:14 PM
 
Bruce Tippett
BetterPhoto Member

member since: 5/24/2004
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Rating: 5 out of 5
Resolution, Resolution, Resolution!!!!
4/2/2005 2:19:48 PM
 

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