Manufacture of cameras created in 1908 starting with selling cameras made by other companies. In 1941 it manufactures cameras for the Swedish Air Force. After the war, Victor Hasselblad is developing its first product for the public, the 1600F, released in 1948. It stopped its business and sold his firm in 1977 upon the release of the 2000FC. He died the following year at the age of 71.
Hasselblad is a brand known worldwide for the quality and easy handling of its medium format cameras (6 X 6 cm) 120/220 film.