Abstract: Images of the Merioneth Agricultural Show in Bala showing people looking at the vegetables on display (GCH11418), a tractor towing a truck from the muddy field (GCH13196), farmers and competitors at the show, many of whom are showing their livestock including horses, cattle and sheep (GCH13198, GCH13202-GCH13208), groups of men, who are presumably show officials and judges (GCH13199-GCH13201) and Mona Griffiths, the Dairy Queen, standing with show officials at a table holding trophies (GCH13197).
Part of: Casgliad Geoff Charles Collection,
Charles, Geoff, 1909-2002.
Title assigned by cataloguer., A selection of the images have been published and appeared in Y Cymro, 19 September 1957, and Oswestry & Border Counties Advertiser, 18 September 1957.
Computer file. Aberystwyth : National Library of Wales, 2000-2002 (Geoff Charles digitisation project) Original, master file captured in uncompressed TIFF format. Minimal tonal adjustments using levels and curves in PhotoShop. Master files archived as pc format TIFFS. On-screen display files resized and adjusted for viewing on gamma 2.2 monitors in PhotoShop and saved in JPEG format. 14 image files; Heidelberg Nexscan F4100 capture device using Linocolor v6.0.4 software. Filter settings: light contour-0.5, dark countour-0.5, smoothnes-0.6, countour width-1.0, scan spot size-4.0. Target resolution for hi-res capture was 300dpi at a factor of 450% resulting in +/- 6000 x 5000 pixels; screen res:+/- 600 x 500 pixels at 72dpi; screen-res and thumbnail copies use jpeg compression at setting: 7 in Adobe Photoshop v6.0; 8 bit grayscale; hi-res TIFFs: Gray Gamma 1.8 icc profile embedded.
2001 ; scanned. Reprographic Unit, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion ; capture device operator : Simon Evans.
Subject: [Merioneth County Show (1957 : Bala, Wales) ]