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Hasselblad Meter Prism Finder (52051) - Accessory

Hasselblad Meter Prism Finder (52051) - Accessory

Metered prism made for V mount 120 SLRs by Hasselblad. It offers a 45º viewing angle and gives metering results in EVs. Metal body available in black.

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Hasselblad V

The Hasselblad V system consists of a variety of 6x6 medium format cameras that began production in 1948. These bodies were produced, with many iterations, until 2013. All Hasselblad V cameras use medium format (generally 120) roll film and produce 6x6cm square images.

The first cameras of the V system, the 1600F and 1000F, used in-body focal plane shutters. While they were successful, issues with reliability and fragility, as well as user desire to sync flash more easily, prompted Hasselblad to switch to lens-based leaf shutters.

The first Hasselblad with a leaf shutter was the 500C in 1957. These lenses, fitted with Synchro Compur shutters, proved incredibly robust, reliable, and popular. NASA even brought these cameras to the moon, as Hasselblad loves to remind us! The famous ”Earthrise” photo, with the Earth rising over the horizon of the moon, was taken with a modified Hasselblad 500EL and 250mm lens.

For the next 60 years Hasselblad cameras would stand as the definitive modular SLR experience. Despite innovations from companies like Mamiya, Zenza Bronica, and Rolleiflex, the Hasselblad V system was the bar to reach in terms of build/image quality.

Hasselblad V cameras have access to a wide array of Carl Zeiss lenses as well as a series of interchangeable backs, allowing the cameras to shoot 6x6, 6x4.5, and 35mm panoramic. There are even digital backs that can turn your 60 year old Hasselblad into a modern digital camera!

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Hasselblad Meter Prism Finder (52051) - Accessory Price History
Date Sold SKU Quality Control Price Image
31 Mar 2024 T55148 € 99,00 Hasselblad Meter Prism Finder (52051) - Accessory Image
07 Mar 2024 T61363 € 99,00 Hasselblad Meter Prism Finder (52051) - Accessory Image
29 Dec 2023 T51980 € 99,00 Hasselblad Meter Prism Finder (52051) - Accessory Image
11 Dec 2023 T51979 € 86,13 Hasselblad Meter Prism Finder (52051) - Accessory Image
03 Jun 2023 T43882 € 35,73 Hasselblad Meter Prism Finder (52051) - Accessory Image
26 Apr 2022 A76983 € 99,00 Hasselblad Meter Prism Finder (52051) - Accessory Image
05 Apr 2022 A75677 € 99,00 Hasselblad Meter Prism Finder (52051) - Accessory Image