Abstract: Images of Laugharne taken during a visit by Geoff Charles, showing Cornelius Jones, a roadworker, who was also portreeve of Laugharne, talking to Colm Thomas, Dylan Thomas' son (GCH08540, GCH08541), Colm Thomas (GCH08542, GCH08543), the interior of the shed where Dylan Thomas worked (GCH08544, GCH08545, GCH12890, GCH12891), Dylan Thomas' unkempt grave (GCH08546, GCH12892, GCH12893), Dylan Thomas' boathouse and garden (GCH08547, GCH08548), Caitlin is possibly the figure in the picture, The Farmers Arms (GCH08549), The Three Mariners (GCH08550, GCH12894), Laugharne Castle (GCH08551), boats alongside the river (GCH12895), and the shed at the bottom of the path which leads to Dylan Thomas' house (GCH08552).
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, 28 July 1955.
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. 19 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.