Sigma DP3 Merrill Digital Camera
Digital Camera Description
The Sigma DP3 Merrill is a Large 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 20" x 13" 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 DP3 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 DP3 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||75mm F/2.8 / 16||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||No||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|
|Battery||Lithium-Ion||Battery Life||97 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.|
|Size||122 x 67 x 81mm (W x H x D)||Weight||400g|
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Sigma DP3 Merrill Highlights
Sensor-Size: 24 x 16mm
Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI
|15 Megapixels Fixed Lens||ISO 100-6400|
|Fixed 75mm lens||Shutter 1/2000-15s|
|640x480 @ 30 FPS Video Recording||Full manual controls|
|3" LCD 920K Pixels||Custom white-balance|
|Secure Digital Extended Capacity|
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