501CM Medium Format Camera


Hasselblad

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First 10 of 19 Reviews  (see all user reviews)

Average Rating: 4.5 out of 5

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Marcelo Gomes da Silva 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/30/2006 1:08:47 PM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/30/2006 1:08:47 PM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/30/2006 1:08:47 PM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/30/2006 1:08:47 PM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/30/2006 1:08:47 PM
Rating: 5 out of 5
This is a gem. A time provem design. I've learned a lot just by shooting with it.
6/30/2006 1:08:47 PM
 
Merilyn Anderson 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 4/4/2006 11:41:17 PM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 4/4/2006 11:41:17 PM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 4/4/2006 11:41:17 PM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 4/4/2006 11:41:17 PM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 4/4/2006 11:41:17 PM
Rating: 5 out of 5
I have full control with this camera and it is all manual. I can do any setting, set any asa i want and can compensate for varying conditions. Zeiss lens that are the best in the world for clarity and precision.
4/4/2006 11:41:17 PM
 
Ahab Abdel-Aziz
BetterPhoto Member Since: 3/25/2006
4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 3/25/2006 7:22:14 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 3/25/2006 7:22:14 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 3/25/2006 7:22:14 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 3/25/2006 7:22:14 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 3/25/2006 7:22:14 AM
Rating: 4 out of 5
Absolute pleasure to use. Composition is significantly aided by the large view. Print quality substantial improvement on 35 mm, especially on enlargements. Currently use a Carl Zeiss Planar C 80 mm f2.8 (Beautiful Lens).
3/25/2006 7:22:14 AM
 
Daniel Gunning 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/30/2006 10:03:57 PM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/30/2006 10:03:57 PM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/30/2006 10:03:57 PM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/30/2006 10:03:57 PM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/30/2006 10:03:57 PM
Rating: 4 out of 5
Excellent image quality,Takes a little time to set up and shoot.Photos have good resolution whem enlarged
1/30/2006 10:03:57 PM
 
Glen Taylor 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/30/2006 2:31:26 PM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/30/2006 2:31:26 PM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/30/2006 2:31:26 PM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/30/2006 2:31:26 PM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/30/2006 2:31:26 PM
Rating: 5 out of 5
What can you say, except it's a Hassy? If it's good enough for Ansel Adams, it's good enough for me... Seriously my 501CM has been very reliable and is easy to operate. Some great lenses to choose from.
1/30/2006 2:31:26 PM
 
Barbara Shamblin 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/20/2006 8:05:05 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/20/2006 8:05:05 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/20/2006 8:05:05 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/20/2006 8:05:05 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/20/2006 8:05:05 AM
Rating: 4 out of 5
Love the Hasselblad! Incredible film quality. The Fuji S2 Pro is a battery hog, and cannot handle contrasty light.
1/20/2006 8:05:05 AM
 
Barbara Shamblin 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/20/2006 8:04:45 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/20/2006 8:04:45 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/20/2006 8:04:45 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/20/2006 8:04:45 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 1/20/2006 8:04:45 AM
Rating: 4 out of 5
Love the Hasselblad! Incredible film quality. The Fuji S2 Pro is a battery hog, and cannot handle contrasty light.
1/20/2006 8:04:45 AM
 
Bert Wagner 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 10/15/2005 4:12:41 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 10/15/2005 4:12:41 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 10/15/2005 4:12:41 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 10/15/2005 4:12:41 AM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 10/15/2005 4:12:41 AM
Rating: 4 out of 5
Great medium format camera, awkward box shape.
10/15/2005 4:12:41 AM
 
Hitz Burton 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/11/2005 7:33:27 PM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/11/2005 7:33:27 PM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/11/2005 7:33:27 PM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/11/2005 7:33:27 PM 4 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 7/11/2005 7:33:27 PM
Rating: 4 out of 5
Reliable. Sturdy. Well engineered. Great optics.
7/11/2005 7:33:27 PM
 
Teri  Bonatti 4.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/21/2005 9:58:12 PM 4.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/21/2005 9:58:12 PM 4.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/21/2005 9:58:12 PM 4.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/21/2005 9:58:12 PM 4.5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 6/21/2005 9:58:12 PM
Rating: 4.5 out of 5
Fantastic
6/21/2005 9:58:12 PM
 
Karen Dombrovski-Sobel 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 4/7/2005 9:29:21 AM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 4/7/2005 9:29:21 AM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 4/7/2005 9:29:21 AM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 4/7/2005 9:29:21 AM 5 out of 5 BetterPhoto Cameras 4/7/2005 9:29:21 AM
Rating: 5 out of 5
With lenses to fit that are so sharp and with such high quality, and interchangeable backs, I think this camera is lacking nothing. The ergonomics of the camera are such that it sits perfectly in my hands, even though the size is large compared to other cameras. I happen to like the square format, so that is not an issue for me.
4/7/2005 9:29:21 AM
 

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