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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

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Granton

Eastern Breakwater

and Forth Ports Pilots' Boat in a Storm

April 2012

Photo

1.

Storm over the Firth of Forth and calm water in Granton Harbour.  Fife is in the background

Grnton Eastern Breakwater, Waves and the Fife Coast

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  April 3, 2012

Photo

2.

Storm approaches in the background, hiding the coast of Fife.

Grnton Eastern Breakwater, Waves and Storm

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  April 3, 2012

Photo

3.

Waves behind the 'white box' on Granton Eastern Breakwater

Grnton Eastern Breakwater, Waves behind the White Box

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  April 3, 2012

Photo

4.

Waves cover the 'white box' on Granton Eastern Breakwater

Grnton Eastern Breakwater, Waves over the White Box

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  April 3, 2012

Photo

5.

The northern end of Granton Eastern Breakwater

The Northern End of Granton Eastern Breakwater

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  April 3, 2012

Photo

6.

This is Photo 5, zoomed-in

The northern end of Granton Eastern Breakwater

The Northern End of Granton Eastern Breakwater

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  April 3, 2012

Photo

7

The northern end of Granton Eastern Breakwater  Forth Ports Pilots' boat leaves Granton Habour

Forth Ports Pilots' boat leaving Granton Harbour

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  April 3, 2012

Photo

8.

Forth Ports Pilots' Boat after leaving Granton Harbour.  Granton Eastern Breakwater in foreground

Forth Ports Pilots' boat and Granton Eastern Breakwater

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  April 3, 2012

Photo

9.

The Forth Ports Pilots' boat hits rough water soon after leaving Granton Harbour

Forth Ports Pilots' boat soon after leaving Granton Harbour

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  April 3, 2012

Photo

10.

The Forth Ports Pilots' boat makes its way through a trough in the waves, after leaving harbour

Forth Ports Pilots' boat and Granton Eastern Breakwater

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  April 3, 2012

Photo

11.

Forth Ports Pilots' boat heads out to sea as a wave hits Eastern Breakwater beside the 'White Box'

Forth Ports Pilots' boat and Granton Eastern Breakwater

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  April 3, 2012

Photo

12.

Forth Ports Pilots' boat heads out to sea soon after a wave has hit Granton Eastern  Breakwater

Forth Ports Pilots' boat and Granton Eastern Breakwater

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  April 3, 2012

Photo

13.

Zoom-in on the Forth Ports Pilots' boat and on Granton Eastern Breakwater

The Northern End of Granton Eastern Breakwater

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  April 3, 2012

Photo

14.

This is Photo 5, zoomed-in

Zoom-in on the Forth Ports Pilots' boat crashing through the waves as it heads out to sea

Forth Ports Pilots' boat and Granton Eastern Breakwater

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  April 3, 2012

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15

Zoom-in again on the Forth Ports Pilots' boat crashing through the waves as it heads out to sea

Forth Ports Pilots' boat and Granton Eastern Breakwater

  Photograph:  peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                           Photo taken:  April 3, 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