A few customers who reviewed it thought it was easy to use. Four years ago C. Abela said on Amazon “Be very simple to use” in their review. C. Abela also mentioned “And, what happened to the built in flash? This was really handy for fill in shots on the previous DP”. Digimaan wrote three 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” in their review.
Two Sigma DP1 Merrill owners who reviewed the product reckoned that it was easy to handle. Francois M. gave this digital camera a rating of 80 out of 100 and said in their review two years ago “In my opinion it handles well - and I like its looks.”. K. Duncan wrote on Amazon “A good quality lens, attached to very capable sensor that, with careful handling, can deliver superb shots” in their review of this digital camera.
One person mentioned that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Mr a Haslett said on Amazon “My third camera is an E30 - the only one big enough to hold the 50-200 FT lens”.