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

EPS Wednesday Meetings - Index 

EPS Wednesday Meeting Speakers

Bow - Box

Speaker

Date

   Lecture

Robert H Bow

6 Nov 1861

On Photographic Distortion

Robert H Bow

1861-62

On Toning Prints in Alum and Hiposulphate of Sulphur

Robert H Bow

4 Feb 1863

On the Advantages of Transparencies on Glass over Paper Positives  [Published: BJP 1863,  p.101]

Robert H Bow

6 May 1863

On the Curvatures of the Image due to the Primary and Secondary  Foci of Oblique Pencils of Light; and on some other points in Photographic Optics  [Published: BJP 1863, p.228 and p.254]  

Robert H Bow

21 Oct 1863

To make an Absolutely Correct Camera Copy of a Chart by means of a Single Distorting Lens

Robert H Bow

16 Nov 1864

On the Stereoscope and Stereoscopic Vision

Robert H Bow

1864-65

A Course of Experiments to Ascertain the Relative Value of Various Artificial Lights

Robert H Bow

1864-65

On a Point to be Attended to in Lighting the Subject

Robert H Bow

5 Apr 1865

Illustration of the Application of Ordinary Gas to 
Portrait Photography 

Robert H Bow

21 Feb 1866

The Attention which the Altitude of the Sun should receive from Photographers. 
[A Point to be attended to in Lighting the Subject]

Robert H Bow

16 Oct 1867

Failures and Results of a day out with Dry Plates

Robert H Bow

24 Mar 1869

Some Remarks on the Macbeth Paper and the mutual reactions of Pictorial Art and Photography on Each Other

Robert H Bow

20 Apr 1870

An Account of some of the different theories of Colour   
[part 1]

Robert H Bow

11 May 1870

An Account of some of the different theories of Colour [part 2]

Robert H Bow

1 Apr 1874

First Notes on some experiments upon the effects of sunlight on the colours of pigment
with introductory notes on the propriety of Photographic Societies discussing Artistic Questions.

Robert H Bow

5 May 1875

The Colouration of Statuary 

Robert H Bow

5 Apr 1876

Further notes on the Effects of Light on Pigments

Robert H Bow

7 Jun 1876

Small Scale Maps for Tourists [illustrated by a large number of specimens, reduced to various sizes suitable for books, etc.

Robert H Bow

7 May 1879

Further Notes on the Theory of Colour

Robert H Bow

6 Apr 1887

On Fixing Silver-Chloride Prints by means of Solution of Ammonia

Robert H Bow

5 Dec 1888

A Second Note regarding Stands by means of which 
Lantern Slides might be satisfactorily seen

Robert H Bow

6 Mar 1889

On the Binding or Framing of Lantern Slides

Robert H Bow

4 Nov 1896

The Ferrous Oalate Developer [lecturette]

A I Bowie

18 Dec 1968

Exhibition Photography

A I Bowie

20 Oct 1971

Improve Your Colour Photography

A I Bowie

23 Nov 1977

Pictorial Photography

A I Bowie

18 Nov 1987

Pictorial Photography 

Eric Bower

* 9 Oct  2002

Getting Away  [Audio-visual presentations]

* Originally scheduled for 12 Feb 2003, but given on 9 Oct 2002.

Eric Bower

30 Jan 2008

Recurring Themes & Full Circle  (digital + prints + AV)

Edward Bowman

8 Nov 1967

The Pictorial Colour Print

 

EPS Wednesday Meetings - Index 

 

__________________

 

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