The Name


Several years ago, I opened accounts with the Royal Bank of Scotland on behalf of Edinburgh Photographic Society's annual International Photographic Exhibitions.

The bank abbreviated this name on their computer, and I started to receive mail addressed to Edin Photo, together with occasional Special Offers addressed to Dear Mr Photo.

EdinPhoto seemed a suitable name to use for a web site on the history of Edinburgh Photographic Societies and Edinburgh photographers, so I registered  (and also which takes you to the same site).

As with many other web sites, either capital letters or small letters or combinations can be used to spell edinphoto.  e.g.