For comparison with the XA, here's a shot taken about the same time with my Pentax 645N and FA 45-85 lens, on Velvia 50, Precision Camera, Austin - process and scan. I think the XA holds up well, especially considering it was shot on a monopod and the pentax was on a tripod.

Regards,
Kent

[IMG] 90800011.jpg by KentWebb, on Flickr[/IMG]