A number of Sigma DP1 Merrill reviewers who bought it considered that it was easy to use. C. Abela said “Be very simple to use” in their review of the Sigma DP1 Merrill yet they scored this digital camera 2 stars. C. Abela also said “And, what happened to the built in flash? This was really handy for fill in shots on the previous DP”. Digimaan gave the Sigma DP1 Merrill a very good rating and wrote on Amazon two years ago “The controls are so easy to use, sensibly placed, plenty of room on the right hand side to actually hold the camera with out pressing buttons by mistake, well made”.
Some Sigma DP1 Merrill owners who reviewed the Sigma DP1 Merrill agreed that it was easy to handle. Francois M. said on Amazon “In my opinion it handles well - and I like its looks.” in their review. K. Duncan said in their review of the Sigma DP1 Merrill “A good quality lens, attached to very capable sensor that, with careful handling, can deliver superb shots”.
One Sigma DP1 Merrill reviewer mentioned in their reviews that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Mr a Haslett scored it very highly and he wrote “My third camera is an E30 - the only one big enough to hold the 50-200 FT lens”.