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Hasselblad H5D-40 Medium Format DSLR Camera with 80mm f/2.8 HC AF Lens, 40MP Resolution, 32.9x43.8mm CCD Sensor, 256 - 1/800 sec Shutter Speeds

SKU: HSH5D40K MFR: H-3013659

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  • It is ideally suited for almost any photographic task whether in studio or on location
  • Hasselblad 80mm f/2.8 HC AF Lens is standard or normal lens
  • Its 35mm format focal length equivalent is approximately 50mm
  • Hasselblad 80mm f/2.8 HC AF Lens Included
  • True Focus II and Focus Confirm
  • Takes into account design specifications of lens & optical specifications of sensor
  • Captires lens information and exact capture conditions
  • Fully compatible with the H5D-40
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About Hasselblad H5D-40

Save $470.00 when you buy this Hasselblad H5D-40. This Value Bundle comes with a Hasselblad HC 80mm f/2.8 Autofocus Lens for H1 Camera and a Hasselblad H5D-40 and Shipping is free!

The Hasselblad H5D-40 Medium Format DSLR Camera with 80mm f/2.8 HC AF Lens combines the 40MP model of the new Hasselblad H system of medium format DSLR cameras with the standard 80mm f/2.8 HC lens. The H5D-40 model contains a 32.9 x 43.8 mm 40MP (7304 x 5478) CCD sensor. With its large light path, it creates high resolution images with great clarity and color rendering without gradation breaks. Hasselblad's Natural Color Solution (HNCS) creates accurate colors, with natural skin tones and an ability to capture specific product colors and tones that are difficult to reproduce. The improved Hasselblad Image Processing Architecture ensures fast performance and transfer speed.

Bundled with the camera is the Hasselblad Normal 80mm f/2.8 HC Auto Focus lens for H Cameras. It is called the "Normal" lens because it is approximately equal to a 50mm lens in the 35mm format and therefore similar to the human eye's perspective. It offers high performance with solid color correction and little distortion. Its aperture range runs from f/2.8-32 and with that fast maximum aperture it is well capable of shooting in low light and hand held with fast shutter speeds.

The True Focus II autofocus system offers accurate auto-focusing when recomposing images and Immediate Focus Confirm (IFC) means there is no need to stop shooting to check if your shot was in focus. The DAC Automated Lens Correction System relays information about capture conditions and the specific lenses being used to tweak autofocus and metering for improved imaging results. Images are produced in the Hasselblad 3FR lossless compressed RAW files and 1/4 resolution print-ready JPEG files.

Customized settings profiles for aperture, shutter speed, AF-mode are available with the touch of one button and can be transferred to other H5D cameras. An updated Graphical User Interface makes navigation easier and the 3.0" TFT LCD Display offers clear image playback. The bright HVD-90x Eye-level Viewfinder with 3.1x image magnification and diopter adjustment is packaged with the H5D-40, but other viewfinders are available including the HVM Waist-level viewfinder.

Physically, the camera has a high-strength aluminum inner core and stainless steel housings for lightweight durability that is comfortable for hand-held photography. Large, ergonomic buttons and improved weather sealing are part of the H5D-40's new design.

The H5D-40 and all H-system cameras are fully compatible with the HC/HCD line of central lens shutter lenses. As mentioned, these lenses integrate DAC and True Focus II technology for clear and accurate image capture. They allow flash sync at all shutter speeds, enabling the use of flash in all lighting conditions. With the optional CF adapter, all central lens shutter V system Carl Zeiss lenses can also be used.

The H5D-40 also features a Digital Spirit Level function to assist in accurately placing the camera in a vertical or horizontal position. The camera comes with both Phocus, the Hasselblad proprietary image processing software and Adobe Lightroom 4.

Hasselblad H5D-40 Features

  • Adorama Camera Valuable Bundle. Kit Includes.
  • Hasselblad H5D-40 Medium Format DSLR Camera, Body Cap, HVD-90X Full-Frame Viewfinder, 8GB Compact Flash Memory Card, Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery (Integrated Into Grip), Battery Charger, FireWire 800 Cable, Phocus 2.0 Software CD-ROM, Adobe Lightroom 4 Software, User's Guide On CD-ROM, Hasselblad USA Warranty.
  • Hasselblad HC 80mm f/2.8 Autofocus Lens for H1 Camera, Lens Shade and Pouch.

Hasselblad H5D-40 Specifications

Camera Type
Large sensor medium format DSLR
40MP (5478 x 7304 pixels)
32.9 x 43.8 mm
Pixel Size
6.0 um
Bit Depth
File Formats
Lossless compressed Hasselblad RAW 3FR
1/4 Resolution print ready JPEG files with Hasselblad natural Colors
File Size
RAW 3FR capture 50MB on average
TIFF 8-bit: 120MB
Color Management System
Hasselblad Natural Color Solution
Storage Type
CF card type U-DMA or tethered to Mac or PC
Storage Capacity
8GB CF card: 150 images on average
Shooting Modes
Single Shot
Capture Rate
1.1 sec per capture
50 captures per minute
IR filter mounted on CCD sensor
Electronic lens shutter
Autofocus metering with passive central cross-type sensor True Focus with Immediate Focus Confirm (IFC) Instant manual focus override Metering range EV 1 to 19 at ISO 100
Lens Compatibility
Hasselblad HC/HCD lens line
Shutter Speeds
256 - 1/800 sec
ISO Range
ISO 100, 200, 400, 800 and 1600
Metering Options
Center Weighted
Metering range:
Spot: EV2 - 21
Center weighted: EV1 - 21
CenterSpot: EV1 - 21
Remote Control
External Flash Connection
Max Sync Speed
Flash can be used at all shutter speeds
Flash Control
Automatic TTL center weighted system
Uses built-in flash or flashes compatible with SCA3002 (Metz)
Output can be adjusted from -3 to +3EV
For manual flashes a built-in metering system is available
3.0" TFT type, 24-bit color, 230,400 pixels
FireWire 800 (IEEE 1394b) Thunderbolt supported via optional adapters
System & Software Requirements
Macintosh: OS X 10.5 and later
Windows: XP (32 and 64 bit), Vista (32 and 64 bit), Windows 7 (32 and 64 bit)
Phocus for Mac and Windows (included) and Adobe Photoshop Lightroom (included)
Battery Type
Rechargeable Li-ion battery (7.2VDC, 2900mAh)
Operating Temperature
32 - 113deg.F (0 - 45deg.C)
Lens: Focal Length
Lens: Aperture
Maximum: f/2.8 Minimum: f/32
Lens: Camera Mount
Hasselblad H
Lens: Angle of View
Lens: Minimum Focus Distance
2.30' (0.70m)
Lens: Maximum Image Scale
Lens: Coverage Area
14.1x10.6" (35.81x26.92cm)
Lens: Groups/Elements
Lens: Shutter Type
Lens: Flash Synchronization
Shutter Speed up to 1/800
Lens: DOF Scale
Lens: Distance Scale
Lens: Autofocus
Lens: Tripod Collar
Lens: Filter Thread
Front: 67mm / 2.63"
Camera: 6.02x5.16x8.07" (15.3x13.1x20.5cm)
Lens: 3.31x2.76" (8.4x7cm)
Camera: 5.05 lbs (2.29kg) with HC80 lens, battery and CF card
Lens: 16.76oz (475.14g)
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