Abstract: Images of threshing day on a farm at [Y Ffôr], taken for an agricultural supplement for Y Cymro, including images of men working with an old threshing machine and carrying corn bags (gch20906, gch20909-gch20912, gch20914), a labourer taking a rest from the threshing (gch20907, gch20913), labourers enjoying afternoon tea in the farmhouse (gch20908, gch20921), together with portrait photographs of Mr Williams Jones a 88 year old farmer on his farm in Llannor (gch20919-gch20920).
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 an agricultural supplement for Y Cymro, 19 November 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. 13 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.