Hasselblad introduces three new lenses for the X1D-50c

Hasselblad continues to expand the options for users of its X1D-50c mirrorless medium format camera, announcing three new XCD lenses at Photokina 2018, as well as a dedicated teleconverter.

The XCD 1,9/80 is the headliner, boasting as it does the widest maximum aperture yet on an XCD lens – f/1.9, allowing X1D users to producer extremely shallow depths of field as well as improving light-gathering capabilities.

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Jon Stapley

Jon spent years at IPC Media writing features, news, reviews and other photography content for publications such as Amateur Photographer and What Digital Camera in both print and digital form. With his additional experience for outlets like Photomonitor, this makes Jon one of our go-to specialists when it comes to all aspects of photography, from cameras and action cameras to lenses and memory cards, flash diffusers and triggers, batteries and memory cards, selfie sticks and gimbals, and much more besides.  

An NCTJ-qualified journalist, he has also contributed to Shortlist, The Skinny, ThreeWeeks Edinburgh, The Guardian, Trusted Reviews, CreativeBLOQ, and probably quite a few others I’ve forgotten.