Sigma DP1 Merrill Digital Camera
Digital Camera Description
The Sigma DP1 Merrill is a Medium Digital Camera with an APS-C sensor. Its 15 Megapixels CMOS sensor offers an ISO 100-6400 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 100-6400. This makes it possible to shoot hand-held in relatively low-light. With 15 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.
This camera features a mechanic shutter that can expose for 1/2000 to 15s. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/2000, fast action can easily be frozen. Night photography is possible using this digital camera due to its long exposure capability. This camera model offers Full Manual Controls.
The Sigma DP1 Merrill features a 9-point Contrast-Detect AF system.
Although this camera offers full manual controls, it does not have any control-dials to change exposure parameters directly. This camera does not feature any seals to protect it against adverse weather, dust and moisture. Care must be taken, just like with most electronics. There is no viewfinder on the Sigma DP1 Merrill and no provision to add one.
|Sensor||15 Megapixels CMOS *Foveon X3 full-color sensor has 46M photosites with 3 layers, often labelled as 46 MP, outputs images with 15 Megapixels.||Sensor Size||24 x 16mm
|Anti-Alias Filter||Yes||Sensor Aspect||3:2 Aspect-Ratio|
|Stabilization||None||Dust-Reduction||N / A|
|Sensitivity||ISO 100 - 6400||Shutter-Speed||1/2000 - 15s|
|Lens||28mm F/2.8||Mininum Focus||2cm|
|Zoom||Electronic||Manual Focus||Wired ring|
|Filter Diameter||Focus System||9-point Contrast-Detect|
|Viewfinder Type||None||Viewfinder Size|
|Display Attachment||Fixed||Display Size||920K Pixels 3" LCD 100% Coverage|
|Exposure Modes||P, A, T, M||Scene Modes||None|
|Metering||Multi-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot||Bracketing|
|Exposure Compensation||±3 EV, 1/3 EV||Flash Compensation|
|White Balance||Auto , Presets, Custom||White Balance Tuning|
|Continuous Drive||Self Timer||Yes *2s, 10s|
|Command Dials||DOF Preview||No|
|Digital Level||Tripod Mount||Yes|
|Remote Trigger||Eye-Start Sensor||No|
|Interval Timer||Yes||Multiple Exposure||No|
|Image Formats||JPEG RAW||Flash Ports||Hot-Shoe|
|Built-In Flash||Yes (GN 6)||Flash Sync|
|Video Capture||640x480 @ 30 FPS 4:3||Sound Input|
|Memory||Secure Digital Extended Capacity||GPS||No|
|Size||122 x 67 x 64mm (W x H x D)||Weight||340g|
Recent Similar Cameras
M.Zuiko 12-45mm F/4 PRO Review
A review of the M.Zuiko 12-45mm F/4 PRO added to the Olympus Premium Lens Roundup.
Peak Design Travel Tripod Review
Review of the unique Peak Design Travel Tripod with its own ballhead and the universal ballhead adapter.
Nikon Z-Mount DX Lens Roundup
Review of Nikon Z-Mount lenses for APS-C mirrorless digital cameras. Covers all current Z-mount DX lenses available.
Nikon Z50 Review
The first Nikon APS-C mirrorless is built around a 20 MP BSI-CMOS sensor with ISO 100-204800, 209-Point Phase-Detect AF, 11 FPS Drive and 4K Video capability. Compact body with dual control-dials and 2.4 MP 0.39" EVF with 0.68X magnification, 100% coverage and an Eye-Start Sensor.
Mirrorless Digital Camera Buying Guide 2020
The Mirrorless Digital Camera Buying Guide was fully rewritten for 2020, including all new systems from Nikon, Canon and Leica joined by Panasonic and Sigma. This new extensive 2020 Edition shows in 5 simple steps how to choose a mirrorless camera.
Panasonic Lumix DC-GX9 Review
This highly capable and compact mirrorless ranked as Best Beginner Mirrorless Digital Camera of 2019. Its 20 MP Four-Thirds CMOS sensor with Anti-Alias Filter is pared with 5-axis stabilization to maximize sharpness. Features a tilting 2.8 MP 0.39" EVF with large 0.7X view and Eye-Start sensor in a body with dual control-dials.
Best Digital Cameras of 2019
The Best Cameras of 2019 awarded by Neocamera: Best Travel-Zoom, Best Premium Compact, Best Ultra-Zoom, Best Mirrorless and Best DSLR.
10 Gifts Photographers Will Love
The 2019 gift guide for photographers showcases photography gear that amateur and enthusiasts will enjoy. It is divided into 3 price categories to suit different budgets from $50 to $200 USD.
Sigma DP1 Merrill Highlights
Sensor-Size: 24 x 16mm
Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI
|15 Megapixels Fixed Lens||ISO 100-6400|
|Fixed 28mm lens||Shutter 1/2000-15s|
|640x480 @ 30 FPS Video Recording||Full manual controls|
|3" LCD 920K Pixels||Custom white-balance|
|Secure Digital Extended Capacity|
New Cameras & Lenses
Venus Laowa 9mm F/5.6 FF RLSony E Mount Prime Lens
Venus Laowa 9mm F/5.6 FF RLNikon Z Mount Prime Lens
Venus Laowa 9mm F/5.6 FF RLLeica L Mount Prime Lens
Fujifilm Fujinon GF 30mm F/3.5R WRWeatherproof
Fujifilm G Mount Prime Lens
Venus Laowa 15mm T/2.1 Zero-D CineSony E Mount Prime Lens
Zeiss Laowa 9mm T/2.9 Zero-D CineSony E Mount Prime Lens