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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

 

Edinburgh Photographic Society

Elementary Lectures

1890s

1890s

Elementary Lectures, began in 1892 - the year that EPS  moved into its new premises at 38 North Castle Street.

From 1898 onwards, these lectures were described as Practical Photography Lectures and from 1919 as Practical Section Lectures.  They continued until 1925, the year that EPS left the premises at Castle Street.

Here are some of the subjects covered in the six years.

30 Nov 1892

Alexander Ayton

Cameras and How to Use Them  

28 Dec 1892

Alexander Ayton

Exposure and Development  

25 Jan 1893

Alexander Ayton

Printing Processes  

22 Feb 1893

Alexander Ayton

Albumen Silver Printing, Toning and Fixing 

26 Apr 1893

Alexander Ayton

Solio and Ilford Printing Out Papers  

24 May 1893

Alexander Ayton

Landscape Photography from Art Point of View  

27 Dec 1893

Alexander Ayton

Carbon Printing  

31 Jan 1894

Alexander Ayton

Enlarging   

28 Feb 1894

Alexander Ayton

Lantern Slides   

28 Mar 1894

Alexander Ayton

Questions & Answers 

25 Apr 1894

Alexander Ayton

Photography  by Artificial Light with demo.

31 Oct 1894

Alexander Roddick

Principles of Photography with Pinhole Camera 

28 Nov 1894

Mr Bashford

Platinotype Development - with special reference to sepia toning

30 Jan 1895

T P Lugton

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27 Feb 1895

T P Lugton

Intensification and Reduction of Negatives

27 Mar 1895

T P Lugton

Mounting the Finished Print 

30 Oct 1895

T P Lugton

Development of the Exposed Plate 

27 Nov 1895

T P Lugton

Preparing Negative for Printing - Reducing, Intensifying  &c &c 

29 Jan 1896

T P Lugton

Printing  -  Silver, Platinum

26 Feb 1896

T P Lugton

Finishing Prints   ]

28 Mar 1896

T P Lugton

Copying and Enlarging 

29 Apr 1896

T P Lugton

Lantern Slide Making by Contact Reduction 

28 Oct 1896

T P Lugton

Development of the Exposed Plate 

25 Nov 1896

T P Lugton

Preparing the Negative for Printing - Reducing, Intensifying  &c

23 Dec 1896

T P Lugton

Printing  -  Silver, Platinum

27 Jan 1897

T P Lugton

Finishing Prints - Mounting, Spotting, etc.

24 Feb 1897

T P Lugton

Copying and Enlarging 

31 Mar 1897

T P Lugton

Resumé of the Work of the Course 

23 Nov 1897

J B Johnston

The Negative  -  Preparation for Printing 

21 Dec 1897

J B Johnston

Printing Processes -  Silver and Platinotype

25 Jan 1898

J B Johnston

Printing Processes (ctd.)  -  Carbon 

22 Feb 1898

J B Johnston

Hand Camera Work and Enlarging 

22 Mar 1898

J B Johnston

The Session’s Work; Flashlight Photography 

 

 

EPS

Beginners' Group Lectures

By referring to old EPS Transactions, EPS Syllabuses, etc., I have found most of the lectures from the 1960s until the early 1990s, and some of those for earlier years.

1890s 1920s - 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s

  

 

Edinburgh Photographic Society

EPS History

 Pictorial Section

Beginners Section

Elementary Section

Lantern Section

Edinburgh Photographic Club

EPC Meetings

  EPS Meetings

EPS Groups

 

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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