To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landings, Karl welcomed Hasselblad technical expert Chris Cooze to the studio for this exclusive talk show.
Together the pair discussed the history of Hasselblad’s involvement with NASA and some of the facts of the various missions. They looked at various images taken throughout the moon missions and Chris revealed the science and technology involved in photographing in space. Chris also presented one of the Apollo moon cameras, explaining the technology behind it and how it was adapted for space travel.
He also brought some of Hasselblad’s newest releases, including the CFV II and X1D II, explaining the features of each and where Hasselblad hopes to take their technology in the future.
Topics covered in this live photography talk show:
- Photography is space
- Hasselblad on the moon
- Photographs from the NASA archives
- An original Apollo moon camera
- Hasselblad CVF II 50c
- Hasselblad X1d II 50c
You might also be interested in ‘The science and challenges of moon photography‘ and ‘How to photograph the moon: 4 simple tips for you to try‘.
If you have any questions about this show, please use the comment section below.