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A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere    Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks

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Photos of Edinburgh

2015

February 2015

St Mary's RC Cathedral at the top of Broughton Street, Edinburgh:  Photo taken February 2, 2015

  Peter Stubbs    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                           Photo taken:  February 2, 2015

 

January 2015

"Hogmanay Greetings"

A knitted scarf tied to the railings beside Greyfriar's Bobby, George IV Bridge

Edinbuyrgh Castle, floodlit to celebrate St Andrew's Day - 30 November 2014

  Peter Stubbs    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                             Photo taken:  January 1,2015

 

Photos of Edinburgh

2014

November 2014

Edinburgh Castle  -  floodlit blue for St Andrew's Day, 30 November

The castle was floodlit blue on Sunday 30 November 2014 to celebrate St Andrew's Day

Edinbuyrgh Castle, floodlit to celebrate St Andrew's Day - 30 November 2014

 peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                Photo taken:  November 30, 2014

October 2014

East Princes Street Gardens  -  Halloween

with thanks to whoever placed these two pumpkins on the stone at The Mound Precinct

East Princes Street Gardens at Halloween  -  with thanks to whoever placed these two pumpkins on the stone at the corner of The Mound precinct

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                    Photo taken: October 31, 2014

I hope to catch up and add more photos later for the months of:

December 2014

September 2014

August 2014

July 2014

June 2014

May 2014

April 2014

I've taken photos in Edinburgh for these months, but have
not yet found the time to add them to the EdinPhoto web site

Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh:  November 2, 2014

March 2014

The Meadows  -  Snowdrops

The eastern end of Melville Drive

Crocuses at the Eastern end of Melville Drive  -  March 2014

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                                                       Photo taken: March 12, 2014

February 2014

Forth Bridge  -  Floodlit

High Tide  -  South Queensferry  -  11.45pm, February 11, 2014

The Forth Bridge, floodlit  -  February 2014

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk.                                                             Photo taken: 11.45pm,  February 11, 2014

January 2014

Winter Shower

The Scott Monument, Register House,  Balmoral Hotel and Waverley Bridge + Station,

Views of Waverley, including The Scott Monument and Balmoral Hotel from near the Royal Scottish Academy and National Gallery of Scotland at the foot of The Mound.

  Peter Stubbs.  Please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                      Photo taken January 10, 2014

 

Photos of Edinburgh

2013

 

Merry Christmas

The Dome, George Street, decorated for Christmas

Tram Testing on December 5, 2013  -  Tram turning into Princes Street, after leaving St Andrew Square

  Peter Stubbs.  Please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                Photo taken 1.30am, December 23, 2013

 

December 2013 Photo

Testing Edinburgh's new Trams

On the first night's testing of the whole line, a tram turns from South St Andrew Street Princes Street.

Tram Testing on December 5, 2013  -  Tram turning into Princes Street, after leaving St Andrew Square

  Peter Stubbs.  Please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                      Photo taken 1.30am, December 5, 2013

 

November 2013 Photo

Queensferry Crossing

An artist's impression (on the screen) of the 3rd bridge across the Forth, due to open in 2016.

The Forth Road Bridge (1964) and The Forth Bridge (1890) can be seen through the windows.

The two existing bridges across the Firth of Forth at Queensferry and (on the screen) an artist's impression of the third bridge there, 'The Queensferry Crossing', due to open in 2016.

peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk Photograph taken: November 15, 2013

 

October 2013 Photo

Forth Bridge and Reflection

Here, the bridge is reflected in a car parked beside the Forth at Queensferry

Reflections of the Forth Bridge (in a car parked at Queensferry) -  October 29, 2013

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                         Photograph taken: October 29, 2013

 

September 2013

Edinburgh Festival Fireworks Concert  -  View from Princes Street

September 1, 2013

Edinburgh Canal Festival, 2013  -  Looking down from Leamington Bridge on the crowds at the festival on a fine summer afternoon

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                       Photograph taken: September 1, 2013

 

August 2013

Fringe Performer dressed as a Snowman in Edinburgh High Street

August 19, 2013

Edinburgh Canal Festival, 2013  -  Looking down from Leamington Bridge on the crowds at the festival on a fine summer afternoon

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                       Photograph taken: August 19, 2013

 

July 2013

Edinburgh Canal Festival

July 6, 2013

Edinburgh Canal Festival, 2013  -  Looking down from Leamington Bridge on the crowds at the festival on a fine summer afternoon

  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                    Photograph taken: July 6, 2013

This photo was featured in Edinburgh Evening News Picture Gallery soon after I took it.

 

June 2013

'21 Gun Salute to celebrate the Official Birthday of The Queen

June 15, 2013

Edinburgh Castle  -  '21 Gun Saute' to celebrate the Ofdficial Birthday of The Queen  -  June 15, 2013

   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                     Photo taken:  June 15 2013

This photo was featured in Edinburgh Evening News Picture Gallery soon after I took it.

 

May 2013

Spring Sunshine and Trees at West Princes Street Gardens

Early Afternoon Sunshine and Shadows.

Please email me and tell me how many types of tree you can find in this photo.

West Princes Street Gardens  -  Sprng Sunshine and Trees

   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                     Photo taken:  May 13, 2013

 

April 2013

Rainbow at Granton Harbour

Rainbow and April showers at Granton Harbour on an Sunday morning in April

 Boats have now gathered, most having arrived in the harbour over the previous week.

   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                    Photo taken:  April 14, 2013

This photo was featured in Edinburgh Evening News Picture Gallery soon after I took it.

 

March 2013

Royal Botanic Garden

These snowdrops were photographed on a cold winter's day in March.

Over the following few days more crocuses began to bloom, and there was fresh snowfall.

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh  -  December 31, 2007

  Peter Stubbs.    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                          Photograph taken March 8, 2013

 

February 2013

St Margaret's Loch and St Anthony's Chapel

There had been some heavy snowfall in many parts of Britain over the
previous few weeks. but Edinburgh received just a light sprinkling of snow. 

There was wind, rain and a 0 degree temperature, the morning that this photo was taken.

Swans at St Margaret's Loch, Holyrood Park - February 2013

  Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                    Photograph taken:  February 13, 2013

 

January 2013

Scots Pine Tree at Inch Park, Edinburgh

Snow and ice on the part on a cold afternoon in Inch park.
This area on the southern edge of Inch Park
 had already been flooded for several months

 Scots Pine Tree with snow and ice, on the ground that was flooded  in Inch Park between Glenallan Drive and the children's playground in front of Inch House  -  January 2013

  Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                         Photo taken:  Jan 16, 2013

 

Happy New Year, 2013

Edinburgh Torchlight Procession

Looking up from Regent Road, Edinburgh
to the firework display on Calton Hill

Edinburgh Torchlight Procession  -  December 30, 2012

  Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                   Photo taken:  Dec 30, 2012

 

Photos of Edinburgh

Christmas

2012

 

Merry Christmas, 2012

This is the side of Lothian Buses' Grotto Bus

This bus visited various locations before Christmas, collecting for charity and handing
out gifts.  Here it is parked outside the supermarket at Craigleith Retail Park,

Lothian Buses' Grotto Bus at Craigleith Retiail Park on December 18, 2012

  Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                   Photo taken:  Dec 18, 2012

Thumbnail Images

with links to some of the pages that the photos above appear on.

 

2015

January

Edinbuyrgh Castle, floodlit to celebrate St Andrew's Day - 30 November 2014

February

St Mary's RC Cathedral at the top of Broughton Street, Edinburgh:  Photo taken February 2, 2015

March

Photo to be added later

April

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May

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June

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July

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August

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September

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October

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November

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December

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2014

January

Views of Waverley, including The Scott Monument and Balmoral Hotel from near the Royal Scottish Academy and National Gallery of Scotland at the foot of The Mound.

February

The Forth Bridge, floodlit - February 2014

March

   Crocuses at the Eastern end of Melville Drive  -  March 2014

April

Photo to be added later

May

Photo to be added later

June

Photo to be added later

July

Photo to be added later

August

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September

Photo to be added later

October

Haloween  -  Two pumpkins placed on the large stone at the SE corner of The Mound Precinct - Balmoral Hotel, Edinburgh Old Town and former Bank of Scotland Head Office are in the background

November

Edinburgh Castle floodlit blue to celebrate St Andrew's Day  -  Sunday November 30, 2014

December

Photo to be added later

 

2013

New Year

   Edinburgh Torchlight Procession  -  December 30, 2012

January

Scots Pine Tree with snow and ice, on the ground that was flooded  in Inch Park between Glenallan Drive and the children's playground in front of Inch House  -  January 2013

February

Swans at St Margaret's Loch, Holyrood Park, Edinburgh  -  February 2013

March

Royal Botanic Garden, Edinburgh  -  December 31, 2007

April

Rainbow at Granton Harbour  -  Photo taken April 14, 2012

May

West Princes Street Gardens  -  Sprng Sunshine and Trees

June

July

Edinburgh Canal Festival, 2013  -  Looking down from Leamington Bridge on the crowds at the festival on a fine summer afternoon 

August

Fringe Performer dressed as Snowman in the High Street  -  August 2013

September

October

Reflections of the Forth Bridge (in a car parked at Queensferry) -  October 29, 2013

November

The two existing bridges across the Firth of Forth at Queensferry and (on the screen) an artist's impression of the third bridge there, 'The Queensferry Crossing', due to open in 2016.)

December

Tram Testing on December 5, 2013  -  Tram turning into Princes Street, after leaving St Andrew Square

Christmas

   The Dome Restaurant, 14 George Street  -  Exterior Decorated for Christmas, 2013

 

2012

Christmas

   Lothian Buses' Grotto Bus at Craigleith Retiail Park on December 18, 2012

 

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EdinPhoto - Home Page  Please send me an e-mail ...  with your questions, comments, suggestions or news.   At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.     At any time, you can search for a word  -  perhaps a photographer's name or a photographic topic.  The search will produce a list of pages on the EdinPhoto web site where this word appears.  

Photographs and Other Images  -  These include portraits of photographers  -  photographic outings -  Princes Street views  -  Newhaven Fishwives  -  etc.  Early Photography in Edinburgh  -  Talbot, Brewster, Hill & Adamson, Early Professional Photographers in Princes Street, etc.  Professional Photographers in Edinburgh  -  1840 to 1940  -  Their names, dates of business and studio addresses.  The Photographic Society of Scotland  -  1856 to 1873  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, etc.  The History of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  1861 to date  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, Poems, etc.  EPS Publications - EPS Handwritten Records  -  Photographic Journals  -  Trade Directories  -  Books  -  etc.  Thanks to all who have encouraged and supported me in creating the EdinPhoto web site  -  including descendants of photographers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material  Background notes on the research thal led up to the creation of this site  -   together with lists of new material added to the site since its launch.  Brief comments on how this site might be used  -  Just browsing?  -  Seeking specific information?  Please add your questions, suggestions or other comments to the Guest Book.  Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.  Click here to find the link to the Edinburgh Photogrpahic Society web site.

 

A selection of my photographs, many from Edinburgh throughout the year.   Also photos from Scotland, London, Iceland, Italy, Hong Kong and elsewhere    Many old maps of Edinburgh (Old Town, New Town, while City), Leith and Newhaven.  Includes several old transport maps and a comparison of old maps with recent aerial photos.   Old engravings, mailly of Edinburgh scenes.  Some from the 1820s, some from the 1890s,  some others - includes many hand-coloured examples from the 1820s.   News from Edinburgh today  -  Events, Collections, Buildings and Gardens, Transport   This site includes     1. Post card portraits taken in studios in Edinburgh:    2. Post card views either takeen/published by Ediburgh photographers or views of Edinburgh, or both.y Edinburgh    Views of Edinburgh, grouped into three sections:     1. Street views:    2. Buildings:    3. Around Edinburgh   Views of transport around Edinburgh  -  Horse drawn trams and buses, cable cars, electric trams, buses and a few railway photos.  Also several maps of Edinburgh's bus and tram routes.   Links to pages with Photos of Groups   Frequently Asked Questions

  Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Links to Dumbiedykes pages  Link to Granton pages  Link to Leith pages   Link to Newhaven pages   Links to Portobello pages   Link to My Recent Talks