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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

 

Buildings

Scottish Parliament

 

The Scottish Parliament Building

View from the southern slopes of Arthur's Seat  -  The Scottish Parliament under construction  -  June 2004  -  Picture with Key

Construction

Scottish Parliamen under construction  -  Windows  -  August 2003

Windows

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  June 2006

Windows

 

Scottish Parliament

Under construction

2002

Photograph by Peter Stubbs  -  Edinburgh  -  May 2002  -  The Scottish Parliament under construction.

May 2002

View from the southern slopes of Arthur's Seat  -  The Scottish Parliament under construction  -  June 2004  -  Picture with Key

June 2004

Photograph by Peter Stubbs  - Edinburgh  -  November 2002  -  View from Queen's Park towards Arthur's Seat  

November 2002

 

Scottish Parliament

Official Opening

October 9, 2004

Looking down on the new Scottish Parliament Building on the day of the Official Opening  -  9 October 2004

From Holyrood Park

Looking down on the new Scottish Parliament Building on the day of the Official Opening  -  9 October 2004

From Holyrood Park

Crowds in the Royal Mile on the day of the Official Opening of the Scottish Parliament -  9 October 2004

Royal Mile

Scottish Parliament  -  Official Opening  -  Crowds in the Royal Mile

Royal Mile

View from the Radical Road  -  Scottish Parliament  -  Official Opening  -  Sketch

From Holyrood Park

View from the Radical Road  -  Scottish Parliament  -  Official Opening  -  Sketch  -  night effect

From Holyrood Park

Scottish Parliament  -  Official Opening  -  Enlarged sketch of Police and Photographers outside the Parliament

Photographers + Police

 

Scottish Parliament

from Holyrood Park

2004

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  with Calton Hill and the former Royal High School in the background

Scottish Parliament,
Royal High School + and Calton Hill

October 2004

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  with Calton Hill in the background

Scottish Parliament
and Calton Hill

October 2004

 

Landscaping completed

2006

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  June 2006

Parliament and Reflection

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  June 2006

Parliament and Reflection

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  June 2006

Scottish Parliament Entrance

 

The Cow Parade  -  2006

Cows beside Holyrood Park, outside the Scottish Parliament Building

Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  -  Holyrood Park

Edinburgh Cow Parade  -  2006  - Holyrood Park

 

Inside Parliament  -  June 2007

Photographic Tour arranged by BBC in connection with
 David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

Scottish Parliament  -  Photograph tken during a photography tour on Juune 24, 2007, arranged by BBC4 in connection with David Dimbleby's new series: 'How We Built Britain'

 

Summer

August 2007

   Bathing in the pools outside the Scottish Parliament  -  August 2007

Bathing outside Parliament

 

Autumn

'Riding of the Marches

September 2009

   Riding of the Marches  -  Edinburgh, September 6, 2009

Riding of the Marches  -  Edinburgh, September 6, 2009 Riding of the Marches  -  Edinburgh, September 6, 2009

 

Winter

Snow and Ice

December 2009

   The Scottish Parliament and Calton Hill  -  December 2009

Ice on the shallow ponds outside the Scottish Parliament  -  December 2009

Control of Pigeons

using Harris Hawks and Falcon

2010

   Harris Hawk being used to control the nesting of pigeons at the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Harris Hawk

   Harris Hawk being used to control the nesting of pigeons at the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Steve and Harris Hawk

Harris Hawk being used to control the nesting of pigeons at the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Harris Hawk at Entrance - 1

Harris Hawk being used to control the nesting of pigeons at the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Harris Hawk at Entrance - 2

   Harris Hawk being used to control the nesting of pigeons at the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Harris Hawk in Flight - 1

Harris Hawk being used to control the nesting of pigeons at the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Gull and Harris Hawk

Harris Hawk being used to control the nesting of pigeons at the Scottish Parliament, Edinburgh

Harris Hawk in Flight - 2

Background:  Control of pigeons, using Harris Hawks and Falcon

 

No 36 Bus Terminus

2007 to 2009

   Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  Holyrood  -  Route 36

Lothian Buses  -  Terminus  -  Holyrood  -  Route 36

Park keeper's house near the entrance to Holyrood Park at the Scottish Parliament

The Scottish Parliament and Calton Hill

 

Scottish Parliament

from Holyrood Park

2013

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  with Calton Hill in the background  -  January 2013

Calton Hill Monuments, Scottish Parliament
Dynamic Earth
and Holyrood Palace Gates

January 2013

 

The Scottish Parliament Building  -  Background Notes

More photos:  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