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Can a 36-megapixel Nikon D800E compete favorably with the Leica MM when converted to black and white and scaled to the same resolution? After all, the D800E has huge usability advantages (Live View, autofocus, etc) and its dynamic range is similar (possibly even a notch better, but that is unproven as this was written).
- Nikon D800E + Zeiss ZF.2 50mm f/2 Makro-Planar, ISO 100.
- Leica M Monochrom + Leica 50mm f/1.4 Summilux-M ASPH, ISO 320.
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