Abstract: Images of competitors and participants at the 1959 Anglesey Eisteddfod, on the field, competing and receiving prizes, including a children's choir from Brynsiencyn (gch20369), members of Llangefni Orchestra (gch20370), Gwilym Bethel (gch20371), Rolant o Fôn with William Morris and Gwilym Tilsey (gch20372), a youth choir (gch20373), the chairing ceremony, won by James Nicholas (gch20378-gch20379), the crowning ceremony, won by William Jones of Dolgellau (gch20380) and an action song group from Bodwrog (gch20387).
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, 21 May 1959.
Computer file. Aberystwyth : National Library of Wales, 2002-2004. (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. 22 image files; Heidelberg Nexscan F4100 capture device using Linocolor v6.0.4 software. Filter settings: light contour-0.5, dark contour-0.5, smoothness-0.6,contour 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:+/- 600x500 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.
2002-2004 ; scanned. Imaging Unit, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion.
Subject: [Jones, Roland , Tilsley, Gwilym , Morris, William , Nicholas, James , Eisteddfod Môn (1959: Niwbwrch a'r Cylch) ]