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Excited: Hasselblad!

olivierrychner

Boudry, CH
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olivierrychner Gold Member  Awarded for his long standing high level of commitment to the Nikonians community and demonstrated excellence in the art and science of photography. Nikonian since 03rd Jan 2005
Fri 22-Jul-11 12:44 PM

Hi!

A friend has lent me a Hasselblad 500C, a 50/4 and a 150... Impressive pieces of hardware! He threw in some 120 rolls of color and BW negs and some slides, from his freezer.

Taking a picture with it reminds me strangely of shooting a 120mm heavy mortar: tripod, settings calculated from my D700 or a Minolta hand-held cell, reported onto the huge lens, and finally "firing"! I haven't had a film developped yet, but I am looking forward to seeing those huge negs (and slides later!).

Well, see you later! I'm going to try that (non-)toy some more!

Olivier Rychner
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