Abstract: Images of the Royal Welsh Agricultural Show held at Bangor showing visitors, judges and officials, including the Duke of Edinburgh meeting officials, long service medal winners and viewing an exhibition; competitors and their animals, including cattle and horses; various competitions, including men felling a tree in the forestry competition, young women on stage for a YFC competition, and the winning displays in the flower arranging competition; exhibition stands, including a model of Penrhyn Railway; and demonstrations, including a quarryman splitting slates, together with views of the muddy show field, including a lorry that had got stuck in the mud being towed away and the Queen's pavilion.
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, 31 July 1958.
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. 35 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: [Duff, Michael , Venables-Llewelyn, Michael Dillwyn , Marquis of Anglesey, George Charles Henry Victor Paget , Prince, consort of Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain Philip , National Federation of Young Farmers' Clubs , Royal Welsh Agricultural Show (1958 : Bangor) ]