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Hasselblad Appoints Ming Thein as Chief of Strategy

Hasselblad Appoints Ming Thein as Chief of Strategy
Hasselblad, the leader in high-quality professional medium format cameras, today announced that Hasselblad ambassador Ming Thein has been appointed as Chief of Strategy. During his former role as a Hasselblad ambassador, Ming Thein serviced industrial and corporate documentary clients across Asia and further afield. Based out of Kuala Lumpur, Ming specialises in representing the lifecycle of a company – from the people behind the creation to abstract beauty of the finished product – be it massive civil engineering projects, interiors or precision timepieces. Location work is his forte, with clients including some of the largest developers and construction firms in Asia. Ming also holds an MA in Physics from The University of Oxford, and served as a director at various finance...
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MAR
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Hasselblad announces four new XCD lenses for the X1D

Hasselblad announces four new XCD lenses for the X1D
Combining Compact Format with the Highest Optical Quality Following the hugely successful launch of the ground-breaking X1D in 2016, Hasselblad is delighted to introduce four new XCD lenses. The XCD 120mm Macro lens is the first to complement the existing XCD lens family, and will be available at the end of June 2017. The exceptionally high performing 120mm f/3.5 lens brings together the compact format of the XCD range with the maximum optical quality across the frame with a flat image field. Providing a new versatility to the X1D user, the lens is suitable for both close-up work up to a 1:2 image scale, and also as a mid-range telephoto lens for portrait or other photography requiring a longer focal...
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MAR
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Dutch photographer Rineke Dijkstra wins Hasselblad award

Dutch photographer Rineke Dijkstra wins Hasselblad award
The Hasselblad Foundation has named Dutch photographer Rineke Dijkstra as the winner of this year’s International Award in Photography. Read more at DutchNews.nl: Dutch photographer Rineke Dijkstra wins Hasselblad award
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FEB
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Hasselblad announces change of management structure

Hasselblad announces change of management structure
Hasselblad, the leader in high-quality professional medium format cameras today announced that Perry Oosting, CEO, will step down from his role by the end of this month. Having guided Hasselblad to stability, strong sales as well as the partnership with aerial camera company DJI, CEO Perry Oosting has accomplished what he was asked to achieve and has decided to step down from his operational responsibilities and return to a role as advisor to the board. “We would like to thank Mr Perry Oosting for his extraordinary efforts. Under his leadership a foundation for future growth is established and the company has extended its customer base substantially,” said the Supervisory Board. “In the beginning of 2015 I was asked to take the role...
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FEB
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Hasselblad’s Masters 2018 Competition Open for Entries

Hasselblad’s Masters 2018 Competition Open for Entries
Hasselblad’s Masters 2018 Competition Open for Entries Photographers across the globe are invited to submit three images that best demonstrate their photographic ability in 11 categories, for the chance to be named a Hasselblad Master. The Hasselblad Masters is one of the world’s most prestigious professional photographic competitions and gives acclaimed professionals, as well as aspiring newcomers, the chance to make their mark in the world of high-end photography. The Hasselblad Masters Competition is open to all photographers who have been active professionals* for more than three years and who are using digital cameras of at least 16 Megapixel, by drone camera or film cameras, regardless of brand and format. The Project//21 category is open to all photographers under the age of 21. *...
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