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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

 

Edinburgh Street Furniture

Telephone Kiosks

 

Buccleuch Street

Photos  -  2013

   Telephone Box, covered in fraffiti, Buccleuych Street, Edinburgh  -  July 2013

Telephone box covered in graffiti

 

Grassmarket

Photos  -  2010

Foot of West Bow from the Grassmarket

Foot of West Bow
from the Grassmarket

 West Bow at the East End of the Grassmarket

Foot of West Bow
from the Grassmarket

Photos  -  2010

Telephone Kiosk and Police Box in the Grassmarket - November 2010

Looking SW

Telephone Kiosk and Police Box in the Grassmarket - November 2010

Looking NW

Telephone Kiosk and Police Box in the Grassmarket - November 2010

Looking west

Painting

    Painting 'Weird Night' by Matylda Konecka  -  Edinburgh Castle and Grassmarket from East End of Grassmarket

Matylda Konecka

'Weird Night'

 

Great King Street

near the junction with Dundas Street

  Telephone Kiosk in Great King Street, close to the junction with Dundas Street - November 2010

Telephone Kiosk and Litter Bin

Telephone Kiosk in Great King Street, close to the junction with Dundas Street - November 2010

Telephone Kiosk
looking east

Telephone Kiosk in Great King Street, close to the junction with Dundas Street - November 2010

Telephone Kiosk
zoom-in

Telephone Kiosk in Great King Street, close to the junction with Dundas Street - November 2010

Telephone Kiosk
looking west

These photos were taken at the start of a cold spell, with heavy snow, beginning in late November 2010.  It is unusual for Edinburgh to get much snow at this time of year.  The telephone kiosk is a little crooked in some of these photos - but the buildings and lamp posts are vertical.

 

High Street

Telephone Boxes in the High Street. Edinburgh, November 2010

2010

Between St Giles and Tron kirk

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

August 2013

Fringe Performer dressed as a Snowman

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

August 2013

Fringe Performer dressed as a Snowman

Fringe Performers dressed as Snowmen in the High Street  -  August 2013

August 2013

Fringe Performers dressed as Snowmen

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

August 2013

Fringe Performer dressed as a Snowman

 

Lawnmarket

Deacon Brodie's Tavern in Edinburgh's Royal Mile

2002 to 2004

Deacon Brodie's Tavern

Royal Mile  -  Telephone box and police box in Lawnmarket

2007

Corner of Geo IV Bridge

Royal Mile  -  Telephone box and police box in Lawnmarket

2007

Corner of George IV Bridge

Police Box in the Lawnmarket, Edinburgh

2008

Corner of George IV Bridge

Police Box in the Lawnmarket, Edinburgh

2008

Corner of George IV Bridge

Lawnmarket  -  Grey Man and Birds  -  Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2011                    

Edinburgh Festival Fringe - 2011

Corner of George IV Bridge

Lawnmarket  -  Grey Man and Birds  -  Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2011            Lawnmarket  -  Grey Man and Birds  -  Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2011     Lawnmarket  -  Grey Man and Birds  -  Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2011      Lawnmarket  -  Grey Man and Birds  -  Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2011

Edinburgh Festival Fringe - 2011

Corner of George IV Bridge

 

Princes Street

Police Box in the NW corner of East Princes Street Gardens  -  October 2010

 

Telephone Kiosk Styles

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