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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

 

Distant Views
of
Edinburgh

 

Looking towards Edinburgh

Modern Athens  -  1829

Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  Edinburgh New Town from the north-west

Edinburgh New town

from the north-west

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  Edinburgh from Craigleith

Edinburgh

from Craigleith

Engraving from 'Modern Athens'  -  with links to other engravings

Edinburgh

from Craigleith

WITH LINKS TO OTHER PICTURES

 

Looking towards Edinburgh

Old & New Edinburgh - 1890

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Edinburgh from the north  -  1693

Edinburgh from the north

1693

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Looking towards Edinburgh from Warriston

Edinburgh from the north

from Warriston

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Edinburgh from the south

1650

 

Looking towards Edinburgh

Old & New Edinburgh  - 1890

Engraving in 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Edinburgh Castle from Port Hopetoun  -  1825

Edinburgh Castle

from Port Hopetoun

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh  -  Edinburgh from Corstorphine Hill

Edinburgh

from Corstorphine Hill

 

Engravings

Old & New Edinburgh  -  1890

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh  -  Calton Jail from the back of Shakespeare Square

Calton Jail

from Shakespeare Square

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Looking east along Princes Street towards the Nelson Monument on Calton Hill

Princes Street - looking east

to the Nelson Monument

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Holyrood Palace and Abbey and the Firth of Forth from Arthur's Seat

Holyrood and Firth of Forth

from Arthur's Seat

 

Engravings

Old & New Edinburgh  -  1890

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  Princes Street Gardens from the Mound

Princes Street Gardens

from the Mound

Engraving in 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  North Bridge and Calton Hill

North Bridge and Calton Hill

from The Mound

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  -  The Mound from  the roof of the Royal Institurion

The Mound

from Royal Institution roof

 

Engravings

Old & New Edinburgh  -  1890

Engraving from 'Old & New Edinburgh'  - Edinburgh Castle from Princes Street

Edinburgh Castle

from Princes Street

Engraving  -  North Bridge and Old Town from Princes Street

North Bridge and Old Town

from Princes Street

 

Wood Engraving

c.1830

   Wood engraving by W Linton after a sketch by H Smith, c.1820  -  Edinburgh from Salisbury Crags

Edinburgh

from Salisbury Crags

   Wood engraving by W Linton after a sketch by H Smith, c.1820  -  Edinburgh from Salisbury Crags (zoom-in to left)

Edinburgh

from Salisbury Crags

detail (left)

Wood engraving by W Linton after a sketch by H Smith, c.1820  -  Edinburgh from Salisbury Crags (zoom-in to right)

Edinburgh

from Salisbury Crags

detail (right)

 

Lithograph

   Lithograph by Waller H Paton RSA

Waller H Paton RSA

Edinburgh from the South

 

Around Edinburgh 

 

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Links to Other Pages

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