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Hasselblad XCD 38mm f/2.5 V

Introduction to Hasselblad XCD 38mm f/2.5 V

For a general understanding of format equivalence, see Format-Equivalent Depth of Field and F-Stop.

The about $3699 Hasselblad XCD 38mm f/2.5 V is a a mid-range zoom, equivalent to a 31.2mm f/2.3 as compared to a 35mm full frame camera (long dimension of frame). It is a very light and compact lens.


The MTF charts show great promise. However, reality intrudes rudely, and I cannot recommend the 38/2.5 for anything except becoming frustrated.

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