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Trees, Water, Mountain - Blea Tarn & Harrison Stickle

The warm summer breeze ruffles the water’s surface,  the trees bend and rustle as they let it pass, the mountain watches silent and unmoved … 52 more words


Sigma Quattro DP2 & Merrill Revisited

The last time I had a Quattro it lasted one week. A combination of poor results and immature SPP led me to the conclusion that the camera was just not ready, or perhaps that there was a more fundamental issue with the new sensor design when compared to that bit of magic at the heart of the Merrill. 544 more words


Tryfan - Sigma Quattro DP2

The North Ridge of Tryfan is a grade 1 scramble in Snowdonia National Park.  A perfect place to try out the Sigma Quattro DP2.  No comparisons with the Merrill DP3 this time. 208 more words


Tryfan - Three Foot Chasm

Just one stride will win you the freedom of Tryfan

One jump from Adam to Eve 

Try not to stumble …

Before the climb I’d had no doubt I’d do the jump. 64 more words


Temple of the Four Winds, Castle Howard – Sigma Merrill & Quattro

The Temple of the Four Winds, 

Bathed in early evening summer light,

The air perfectly still …

Following a track from the New River Bridge, dipping through a gap in the fence, we stumbled across the temple after the crowds had left. 74 more words


Tin Barn – Sigma Merrill & Quattro

Rust worn corrugated iron, railway sleepers, old oak beams …

A cobbled together triumph of function over form …

And yet so pleasing on eye… 105 more words