Classic Staithes View – Sigma DP1 Merrill

The classic view of Staithes, North Yorkshire, taken in the early evening at hight tide. Shooting Notes Sigma DP1 Merrill, hand held, at 1/100th of second, f7.1, ISO100 http://www.richardjwalls.com

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Sigma DP0 Quattro – First Impressions, Last Impressions

Human invention is littered with the weird and the crazy. Take for example the one wheeled motorbike, or the amphibious bicycle, or more recently the Segway, a device so technically advanced it’s capable of moving at walking pace whilst remaining upright! In the world of photography perhaps the current champion of oddness is the Sigma Quattro range…

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Cader Idris

It’s 11:15pm on Saturday night. A lost fell walker stumbles into the pub 4 hours after sunset and 6 hours after they flipped a coin and chose the wrong track down the mountain. 30 minutes later they’re in a taxi heading back to the comfort of their campsite, but not before leaving us their map of Cader Idris. Their misfortune is…

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On The Edge with the Sigma Merrill

Striding Edge, perhaps not the worlds most perilous knife edge ridge, but I really don’t like the exposure of ridges, and with an attempt on Crib Goch muted, I had to get my head straight. The first time I walked it I was in my teens on a busy summer day.  Even then, as I watched…

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