Seven Careful Steps | Sigma Merrill DP3

Seven careful steps, three giant strides, one great leap to chase a stick … … endless possibilities Hackfall Woods, North Yorkshire  Stepping-stones never fail to summon up the child within me; first taken carefully, then with increasing confidence, until I overreach, slip and walk home in squelching boots.  Standing in the beck in Hackfall Woods, … More Seven Careful Steps | Sigma Merrill DP3

Sigma Quattro Comparison – Part 6b – Clocks & Greens Detail

Please read the comparison postscript: https://richardjwallsblog.wordpress.com/2014/08/01/sigma-quattro-dp2-comparison-postscript-sigma-reply/ After packing the Quattro up and sending it back to Amazon, I woke in a cold sweat, fretting over Part 6 and the difference in IQ between the Merrill and the Quattro when rendering the ivy around the clock. The difference just couldn’t that big! So I went back to raw and tried to … More Sigma Quattro Comparison – Part 6b – Clocks & Greens Detail

Ullswater Storm

Rain squalls rush toward me … sheltering under oak bows … as they pass, out to shoot again. This shot, taken hand held at ISO8000 with the Sony RX1 in dark conditions whilst dodging squalls of rain, is the bad twin of Ullswater Sunset – https://richardjwallsblog.wordpress.com/2014/03/13/ullswater-sunset/ – taken with the Sigma Merrill DP3. It would have proved impossible to take with the Merrill … but then … More Ullswater Storm

Sigma Quattro DP2 Comparison – Part 8 – Conclusion

Please read the comparison postscript: https://richardjwallsblog.wordpress.com/2014/08/01/sigma-quattro-dp2-comparison-postscript-sigma-reply/ For an updated review please see: https://richardjwallsblog.wordpress.com/2014/09/22/sigma-quattro-dp2-merrill-revisted So time to sum up! This blogs been taken over in the last couple of days with the comparison of the new Sigma Quattro DP2 with my Merrill DP3 (and random assorted cameras). It’s not a scientific test by any means, and one aimed at my … More Sigma Quattro DP2 Comparison – Part 8 – Conclusion