5th Compare: Zeiss C Sonnar vs Leica Summilux-M

Yes. I know most distortion checks are against brick walls or actual grids. But since I don't shoot a ton of brick walls and am not a techie, I decided to shoot my window. I focused on the middle "square" section and held the camera as level as possible Above is the Zeiss - below is the Leica. Both unedited. Amazing how much brighter the Leica is at f/1.4 compared to the Zeiss f/1.5 at matching ISO / shutter.

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2nd Compare: Zeiss C Sonnar vs Leica Summilux-M

For round #2, I have 4 SOOC shots for you today. Zeiss on the left, Leica on the right. Top row is wide open, second row is f/5.6. These were all taken at ISO 160 through Leica M-E on a tripod. See below for individual images. Take note of the subtle yet present vignetting of the two top images (Zeiss 1.5 / Leica 1.4). I'd suggest opening the crops below in separate tabs and switching between them - the differences begin to stand out.

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