The HVM viewfinder is optimized for horizontal format shooting and is not suitable for vertical format use.
The eyepiece can easily be flipped away or removed for direct viewing of the focusing screen.
Correction lenses are not available from Hasselblad but can be supplied by opticians.
A holder for custom made eyesight correction lenses is available (part No. 3053348).
A new waist level viewfinder for the H system cameras, providing the same convenient viewing angle that has been available for the V system. The bright and large viewfinder image is ideal for creative composing. The photographer can maintain eye contact with the model and full impact from shooting at a lower point than eye-level can be creatively used.