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1.  Links

All items underlined, copyright symbols and small images are links.

2.  Scrolling

Many of the pages on this site are longer than a single screen.  

Click a page, then scroll down to see more.

3.  Structure of the site

This site is divided into 13 sections, each with its own index that can be found by clicking on the buttons at the top or bottom of every page.

4.  Seeking information

If looking for particular information, you may wish to start at:

 -   Professionals which gives a list of Edinburgh's professional photographers, the dates they were in business and their studio addresses, together with other background information.  [Period - 1840-1940]

-   Photographic Society of Scotland - e.g. for Exhibitions,  Lectures etc.  [1856-1873].

-   Edinburgh Photographic Society - e.g. for  Exhibitions, Lectures etc. [1861 to date]

Alternatively, you may wish to use the search feature. 

5.  Browsing

If browsing, to see what is on this site, you could start with some light reading, such as Poems or

Alternatively, you could start at some of the photographs, then follow the links to see where, on the site, they take you.

6.  Repeat Visits

Have a look at What's New? to see what has changed since last time you visited the site.

7.  Guest Book and e-mail

Please add a few comments to the Guest Book, or send your comments to me by e-mail

8.  Searching the site

Try using the Google search below to find a word on this site.  It could be:

-  the name of a person or place.

-  two or more words that might appear on the same page

-  a short phrase (Include the phrase in inverted commas)


Further Suggestions


Above are a few old postcards and other images that can be found on this site.

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OR   2.  Select a subject using buttons at  Top or Bottom of any page

OR  3.  Look at pictures: - My Photos  - Edinburgh  - Portraits  - Views

OR  4.  Read the frequently asked questions    - FAQ

OR  5.  Click on any of the underlined word or any picture on this site

OR  6.  Return to the Home Page

Translate EdinPhoto

1.  Click here   THEN  

2.  in the 'Translate a web page' box, after http://   enter    THEN  

3.  select a language: "English to ....."          THEN

4.  click Translate.

Subsequent pages will also be translated. 

Translations will not be exact, and may be amusing in places.






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