Abstract: Images of the Jubilee Royal Welsh Show at Machynlleth, showing the muddy showground, visitors, prizewinners, competitors and their exhibits, including cattle, sheep and horses, the YFC exhibition of old and new kitchens, the Women's Institute tent serving refreshments, show officials and judges, local dignitaries, prize presentations, the poultry trussing contest (GCH06565), the WRVS creche (GCH06568), a school party from Felinfach (GCH06572) and a threshing machine exhibit (GCH06584-GCH06585).
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 Montgomeryshire Express and Radnor Times, 24 July 1954 and Y Cymro, 30 July 1954.
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. 33 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: [Venables-Llewelyn, Michael Dillwyn , National Federation of Women's Institutes. , Women's Royal Voluntary Service. Machynlleth., National Federation of Young Farmers' Clubs , Royal Welsh Agricultural Show (1954 : Machynlleth) ]