Why this $6,400 Hasselblad is the slowest camera I’ve ever loved

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Hasselblad’s latest digital camera, the 907X 50C, is a 740 gram metal box that can serve as a stand alone medium format digital camera or as a digital back for Hasselblad V System cameras made from 1957 onwards. At $6,400 it is the smallest digital medium format body Hasselblad has ever made, but its unique form factor takes time and patience to get used to.
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  • The Verge

    The Verge

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    What is the slowest camera you still love?

    • Ivo Poblete

      Ivo Poblete

      11 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Mamiya C33 Pro

    • Peter Bonet

      Peter Bonet

      ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Hasselblad 907X without a doubt, learn my skills with a 203FE and loving this one as much

    • Gergő

      Gergő

      ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Sigma DP Merrill

    • VINCINZO MINI

      VINCINZO MINI

      ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Cannon 550d

    • Nicholas Andre

      Nicholas Andre

      ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Hasselblad 203FE with the 110 f2

  • N R

    N R

    17 ਘੰਟੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Yeah, you try hard to look like a teenage boy

  • gemstyx walls

    gemstyx walls

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    What if you use a tripod when videoing with this camera?

  • gemstyx walls

    gemstyx walls

    4 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    It's a unique looking camera.What size sensor does it have?

  • Gilles Quenneville

    Gilles Quenneville

    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Zen and relaxing is indeed.

  • Gilles Quenneville

    Gilles Quenneville

    6 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Thank you. This is the best review i have seen on Hasselblad. I own one with 45 P and 80 mm f1.9.

  • Mike McFarlane

    Mike McFarlane

    7 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Really lovely review, that is completely appropriate for this camera. Becca, if you think it is is slow and beautiful on the 907x body, try and get a Cambo or Arca Swiss or Alpa technical camera to mount the back on, it will change your creative world.

  • Vansh Kaushal

    Vansh Kaushal

    7 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    The way she explains ! Love it

  • QuietStormX

    QuietStormX

    8 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    👍😎😃

  • kalillita dub

    kalillita dub

    10 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    What a beauty

  • Leo Eyegenartig

    Leo Eyegenartig

    10 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Best Hasselblad video on YouTube so far.

  • Sharif Leen

    Sharif Leen

    18 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    What's her name? Does she have a channel of her own?

  • KWC Coin

    KWC Coin

    19 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Fast when compared with the back with swc instead of my 907x
    For video I have to get a battery operated microphone to make basic video
    Electronic shutter for adapted lens no good. But as the sensor on square is 33x33 meant we can use for many 35mm lens.

  • Marji

    Marji

    19 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I use the CFV II 50c on my ‘74 Hassy 500 cm along w/A12 (E6) (6x6) and A16 (B&W) (645) film backs. The Hassy color science is the best in my book. I’ve shot Nikon, Canon & Sony too.
    I use an L-bracket has a grip when shooting 6x6 or horizontals for the A16 and CFVII 50c backs. I can go vertical on them w/ease using the L-bracket.

  • WarGod 1842

    WarGod 1842

    19 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Because it is Hassleblad and they paid for this review?😅😂

  • obi-wan kenobi

    obi-wan kenobi

    28 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    useless BS

    • tgl cam

      tgl cam

      28 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      how

  • Alen Makota

    Alen Makota

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    06:13 now be honest if you thought that left one was Haselb. It is much sharper and clear and I know 50MP is much better but we are all seeing photos on smartphones/tablets/monitors/laptops and that is where that photo one the left (iPhone) will be much better :D not to mention versatility, simplicity, just common sense :D having a device that can do all is such amazing time to live in :D all in your pocket next to your keys....

  • Johny Christiansen

    Johny Christiansen

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Damn, gave me crazy goosebumps at the end!! Great review!

  • Dexter Legaspi

    Dexter Legaspi

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    It's odd that the X1D wasn't even mentioned in this review.

  • Osuka M'balali

    Osuka M'balali

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    it has "HIPSTER" written all over it.

  • Photoro Lensoman

    Photoro Lensoman

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Doesn't make any sense

  • Aoi Kemono

    Aoi Kemono

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    This is the go-to excuse for the ever shrinking, anachronistic camera communities out there. It's "relaxing". It's about the "experience". They've long surrendered crucial points such as photo quality, focus accuracy, reliability, versatility, and everything else, all of which can lead to irritation more than relaxation. A very niche hobby. Spending minutes at a time trying to get a photo while the camera focus breathes like the wee-wee of an excited dog (that also doubles as a fax machine) while everyone is staring at you takes a certain type of confidence. It being shot at waist level doesn't help.

  • Mitra Valar

    Mitra Valar

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Wonderful review. But I would still love a faster camera :)

  • mike liu

    mike liu

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    First time I heard a camera has a type C charger.... Should All cameras use a type c charger!

  • Cappy Benton

    Cappy Benton

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Wunderbar

  • Ankur K

    Ankur K

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    "in my whole entire life"

  • Brendan D'brass

    Brendan D'brass

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Can you compared the picture from this camera and the new OnePlus 9 pro. That would be a great video to watch

  • Ahsan Raza Talpur

    Ahsan Raza Talpur

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Start biding for Hasselblad and let's see how fast it can be sold, I start with $8,200 .... who is next?

  • Punkfurt

    Punkfurt

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    If you own a Hassi, it's usually not your only camera. I got the sister Hassi X1D (same sensor, same speed, different box) especially BECAUSE it's so slow, BECAUSE it slows me down. Sounds weird. Works like a charm. If I need speed shooting I use my Fujifilm …

  • Sandy minj

    Sandy minj

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Ur look like boy😃😘😘

  • Jordan Crawford

    Jordan Crawford

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    It’s weird to think Becca once did something else than this. She’s amazingly good at this. She needs her own channel.

  • Apurv Zoad

    Apurv Zoad

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    News: oneplus partners with hasselblad.
    Verge: Ok, imma gonna somehow lower the hype by reporting, how slow is hasselblad

  • Siders Productions

    Siders Productions

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Left after $729 for the camera grip. Whew.😅

  • Haktan Emir GÜRKAN

    Haktan Emir GÜRKAN

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    ITS BETTER THAN H6D 100C AND ITS CHEAP OMG

  • InertiaEffect

    InertiaEffect

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    If you've paid $7000 for gear, you should love it...

  • Project Z

    Project Z

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I am here because OnePlus announced partnership with Hasselblad 😃

  • Noah

    Noah

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    a starving child could've eaten that camera

  • Nitin Divakaran

    Nitin Divakaran

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Waiting for Oneplus 9pro...

  • Cristian Sallai

    Cristian Sallai

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I am doing nude art photography. I had a Hasselblad 500C (from 1956) wich I used up until 4 years ago... and it stil works flawlessly... Now I have a "newer" one.... A hasselblad 403 CW from 1991... and yes.. I consider it new (and not only me) :) Of course they are film cammeras, but I would NEVER use a normal digital camera instead.... Having this digital cammera would be a dream... but yeah... price is a pain. But do not wory... even the one from 1956 is stil valued at 1000+ USD... and the 503 one... I guess I could swing it for 2.5k$ ... so yeah... considering all this... the 6.5k is not even that much.... for a Hasselblad :)

  • Johnny Marinara

    Johnny Marinara

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Uses autofocus and doesn't shoot at base ISO....

  • FlyEnri

    FlyEnri

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I was impressed also by the A7C but I also think that there has never been such comparison in which I guessed right which was which so easily :D Beautiful small box of a camera :D

  • Mayank Raj

    Mayank Raj

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Please compare this camera with OnePlus 9pro hasselblade. which is going to release on 23rd March.

    • tgl cam

      tgl cam

      28 ਦਿਨ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      there really isn't a comparison lol

  • Islam M. Ali

    Islam M. Ali

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    ONEPLUS

  • ivain Martinossi

    ivain Martinossi

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    God, the broken camera out of te box what a nightmare!!

  • deepak lekhwani

    deepak lekhwani

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    No place to grip nah might keep the wallet heavy

  • Spandex Underwear

    Spandex Underwear

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    "There is a grip you can buy for an additional $729" - I replayed this part 5 times to make sure I heard it right.

  • Onpassive Today

    Onpassive Today

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    🤠👩‍🦰 THANKS for your technical info

  • Asim Munir

    Asim Munir

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    the point about "taking a step back and thinking about the composition before pressing that shutter button" really got me! What a perspective!

  • Sabyasachi Das

    Sabyasachi Das

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Ok but you click bad pictures.

  • Fahad Nazir

    Fahad Nazir

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I don't know if I love you or hate you. But I know one thing, I love your videos and can't stop watching them. You're really different and that's something I like in your videos.

  • Kynan LinJunzhe

    Kynan LinJunzhe

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I like going fast tho

  • kumarcvap36

    kumarcvap36

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    So one plus 9 camera shots ade going to be dope

  • Klajdi Allkanjari

    Klajdi Allkanjari

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Im ecsidet tho to see whot they have doo with tbe one plus 9 pro series!

  • Klajdi Allkanjari

    Klajdi Allkanjari

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Hi!im not a pro fotograf or videograf person but im confuz how a 6000 bucks canera not have a good video!no stabilization no fokus ect com on!i now hasleblad is a very good name in the industry but is steps back in the video indstry!

  • Asect

    Asect

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Hasselblad is mainly for commercial photography. Most professional stills photographer would use the H series of hasseblad, i personally use the H4D as the latest one is horrifyingly expensive

  • macedaking

    macedaking

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I see Becca I click.

  • Ranzi Photography

    Ranzi Photography

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    verdict: In the Tesla era a camera for royal camel ride lovers

  • John MacLean

    John MacLean

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Reminds me of the 903 SWC I owned back in the 90s, except this one costs even more!

  • Gergő

    Gergő

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Hasselblad SWC might be smaller

  • Honzi

    Honzi

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I love "old" film hasselblads. as a film photographer i have to say that, film photos are in my opinion better than the digital ones

  • Lineworks

    Lineworks

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Hasselblad is basically the GUCCI of the camera world.
    Change my mind.

  • KNUR Konesur

    KNUR Konesur

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    this would be amazing the most amazing camera ever if it had a full 645 size sensor and had a global shutter so you can attach other brand lenses to it.

  • baker2niner

    baker2niner

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    If 'bladding, I'd get the X1D ii over this IF you don't have a pelican full of old V system gear that needs a digital bridge. This camera bridges you forward to XCD and back to V System. The colors are traditional HB. HB color is balanced, so pure that there really isn't anything to comment on. likeconcentrate

  • Professor Utonium

    Professor Utonium

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    intro song anyone?

  • Ezeugwu ONYEDIKACHI

    Ezeugwu ONYEDIKACHI

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Okay

  • Chase Lewis

    Chase Lewis

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Do you have a gallery with the images you shot? Would love to take more time to see what the camera can shoot.

  • anjaneya kumar G M V R

    anjaneya kumar G M V R

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    This video is one way to say " you wanna buy it but never gonna use it" .

  • ARC

    ARC

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    My iphone SE can capture better images huh

  • ARC

    ARC

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    My iphone SE can capture better images huh

  • I'm not real unexpectedunboxing

    I'm not real unexpectedunboxing

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Oh is OnePlus gonna regret this 😂😂😂

  • Neysu

    Neysu

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    What is that iPhone case? I need to know 😁.

  • Pouranan

    Pouranan

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I really liked the camera until she talked about the auto focus. I hate it cuz my camera is contrast based as well and doesn't have a view finder so I know the struggle.

  • Daniel Regi

    Daniel Regi

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Hasselblads colors are so refreshing and punchy but that too in a realistic and good way . I bet everyone would love it

  • sarab

    sarab

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I just love your smile. It was the best thing in the video for me

    • asad khan

      asad khan

      ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

      Simp

  • Sk Low

    Sk Low

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    This is how a medium format camera with a waist finder works. Most camera are in the 35mm format style which in the future another reviewer will be saying 35mm is a new way to use the camera.

  • V P

    V P

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Lovely review and photos, but something about the sound quality is just unbearably bad. It's so distorted, I keep turning it up to understand but it hurts.

  • Michael Axel

    Michael Axel

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    What a superb review. Love your photos. You know how to shoot images for sure. Can't wait to couple one to my V system.

  • Manuel E. Itriago M.

    Manuel E. Itriago M.

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Overrated camera, that's not as good as you would expect. It only comes second to all Leica digital cameras.

  • Manuel E. Itriago M.

    Manuel E. Itriago M.

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Overrated camera, that's not as good as you would expect. It only comes second to all Leica digital cameras.

  • Devilgorgor.com魔鬼哥哥

    Devilgorgor.com魔鬼哥哥

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I thought Sigma Merrill / Quattro is slowest

  • Peter

    Peter

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    No 6x6 sensor , fail !

  • Nelson Club

    Nelson Club

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I learned a really cool trick today wit this - I shoot automotive on an H6D 100c and getting the overhead shots is tricky, even with a WL finder so I tried turning this little baby upside down, flipping out the screen for a downward angle view knowing that I would have to flip it in post - oh no you don't - it corrects the image automatically!!!!! Cool thing

  • Remesh Raju

    Remesh Raju

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    One plus 9 series brought me here.

  • Yash Singh

    Yash Singh

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Hassle and bald 👩‍🦲

  • Khalid Hasan Zibon

    Khalid Hasan Zibon

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    A camera that costs $6.4K, can't shoot decent videos, performs slowly, and very difficult to use. What else is there to love? Just because they are Hasselblad who is great at colors and sent their camera to the moon? No, thanks.

  • Kyle McKee

    Kyle McKee

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Not a camera for me but great review, thanks!

  • Juan Pablo Telleria

    Juan Pablo Telleria

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I was expecting her to say: I'm shooting this video entirely with the hasselblad

  • K. Tanaka

    K. Tanaka

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    My first view of a Verge review. Well done! Perhaps the best review of this camera I've seen.
    I've owned the 907x 50C since last summer and you completely nailed its review, at least in practical terms. Two additional points worth noting. First, the X system uses in-lens leaf shutters. That may be a factor for those needing flash sync speed ranges. It's also often a factor for noise, as it's the LENS that makes the shutter noise. That short 45 you're using is nearly silent but its bigger, faster brother is a CLACK!
    Second, the camera's menu system is implemented entirely on the touch screen, identical to the Hassy X1D2 50c. It's glorious simplicity. If the 907x is a studious turtle (which it is) it's certainly not due to its menu system. Zoom!
    Thanks!

  • Alonzo Contreras

    Alonzo Contreras

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    what a beautiful and special camera :D great video !!!!

  • Goutham km

    Goutham km

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Even though I didn't use this camera I can feel the slow & elegant way to capture photos. Very good video

  • Salvo Ocello

    Salvo Ocello

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I love the hip shot

  • Asifur Rahman

    Asifur Rahman

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I Love Sony

  • Retrowave Dan

    Retrowave Dan

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Not to hate hassleblad but you can get a DSLR for only 300 that can take pictures like that, the design and concept is there but if you want to really go all out get an EOS Mark 2 and get the same quality, that’s overpriced

  • Vikingdescendent

    Vikingdescendent

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Nice work!

  • shockoid

    shockoid

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Does anyone know what the intro song is?

  • Clifford James

    Clifford James

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Sponsored by One Plus 9? 🤔

  • Aymeric M

    Aymeric M

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    That's psychological marketing paid by OnePlus and Hasselblad to implant a good impression of Hasselblad in our head to make it easier for us to buy the upcoming OnePlus 9 with Hasselblad camera :)

  • Luke Rabin

    Luke Rabin

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Why is making a photo with consciousness enabled a bad thing?

  • Ravi Shastri ji

    Ravi Shastri ji

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    Here aftr oneplus 9 series n hasselblad combo 😉.

  • Harsh Doshi Visuals

    Harsh Doshi Visuals

    ਮਹੀਨੇ ਪਹਿਲਾਂ

    I love your reviews, but I don't get it. What else is slow apart from Auto Focus? (That I hardly ever use in any camera anyway) P.S. - I come from a video background, not photography. But if were to use this camera for photography the way I do with manual lenses and without ever using AF, what else is slow in the camera?