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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1st Compare: Zeiss C Sonnar vs Leica Summilux-M

I'll let this first compare speak for itself. These were both taken at ISO 160 at their respective wide-open apertures. Shutter was adjusted for changing light - so by no means scientific here. Just an average Joe's snaps, compared side by side. What are your thoughts? See individual images below - click to embiggen.

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