Are we going to see a Micro 4/3 monochrome B&W Camera ...

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Are we going to see a Micro 4/3 monochrome B&W Camera ...
May 10, 2012
  • Leica has announced the first digital black and white camera, are we going to see a similar one on Micro 4/3 ? Or other mirrorless cameras and DSLR's ?

  • On one site I like the idea, the image quality should be great, but don't know if it cost more to make a monochromatic sensor than a color one

  • I think it is not probable, but who knows what is going on the "minds" of the companies

"Leica has announced the M-Monochrom, a black-and-white version of its M9 full-frame rangefinder. In most other respects, the M-Monochrom shares its hardware with the M9. It can add three toning colors to its monchrome output or its uncompressed DNG files can be edited using the included copy of Photoshop Lightroom. A full version of the mono processing software Silver Efex 2 is also included. It will cost around $7,950.00."

  • It even cost more that the color version of the M9 ...

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