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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

EPS Wednesday Meetings - Index 

EPS Wednesday Meeting Speakers

Dav

Speaker

Date

   Lecture

John Davenport

26 Nov 2003

Black and White Prints

J M Davidson

26 Feb 1969

Why I use this Type of Camera - Pentax  [lecturette]

Guy Davies
Middlesburgh

9 Mar 2011

Double Vision
(Joint lecture with Paula Davis)

Paula Davies
Middlesburgh

9 Mar 2011

Double Vision
(Joint lecture with Guy Davis)

Stan Davies

2 Apr 1980

Images and Imagination

W H Davies

1 May 1861

On Gold as a Photographic Agent

W H Davies

2 Oct 1861

On Composition as Applied to Photographic Pictures

W H Davies

18 Dec 1861

Hints on the Nature of Pictorial Beauty and the Principles 
of Composition: 
[Part 1] 

W H Davies

 1861-62

Relative Advantages of the Wet and Dry Collodion
Processes 
[joint lecture + discussion]

W H Davies

19 Mar 1862

Hints on the Nature of Pictorial Beauty and the Principles 
of Composition: 
[Part 2]

W H Davies

1862-63

Relative advantages of the Wet and Dry Collodion 
Processes 
[discussion]

W H Davies

4 Mar 1863

On the Practical Details of Photolithography

W H Davies

21 Oct 1863

On the Application of Photography to Art Manufactures  [Published:  BJP 1863, P425]

W H Davies

 1863-64

Practical Details of Wet Collodion Processes [joint lecture]

W H Davies

6 Jul 1864

The New Process of Carbon Printing

W H Davies

7 Sep 1864

A Tour through Normandy with a Camera

W H Davies

1 Feb 1865

On Wood’s Insoluble Albumenised Paper

W H Davies

  1865-66

On Printing with Solutions of Various Strengths on Soluble and Insoluble Papers

W H Davies

4 Apr 1866

Some things to be learnt from the Competitive 
Exhibition of the Photographic Society of Scotland

W H Davies

16 May 1866

Specimens of Photographs of large size embracing an 
angle of 100o

W H Davies

19 Sep 1866

Experiments in Printing with Solutions of Various 
Strengths on Soluble and Insoluble Paper 
[with Exhibit]

W H Davies

19 Sep 1866

An Improved Camera for Large Sized Pictures

W H Davies

6 Mar 1867

A Series of Photographs of an Eclipse of the Sun [exhibited]

W H Davies

22 May 1867

Historical Memoranda on Carbon Printing

W H Davies

5 Feb 1868

On a Desirable Improvement in Lens Mountings

[BJP 1868, p.61, p.72]

W H Davies

15 Apr 1868

Purification of the Negative and Printing Silver Baths
[with Mr Nicol]

W H Davies

1868-69

Suggested Work for Next Session

W H Davies

22 Dec 1869

An Efficient Method of Enlarging All Kinds of Photographs

W H Davies

1869-70

An Efficient Method of Enlarging Photographs 
[illustrated by apparatus]

W H Davies

1869-70

The Chloro Bromide Process of Carry Lea  [discussion]

W H Davies

  1869-70

An Efficient Method of Enlarging Photographs

W H Davies

11 May 1870

A New Field Camera with some Improvements [exhibited]

W H Davies

  1870-71

A New Field Camera with Improvements  [exhibited]

W H Davies

  1871-72

A New Camera for Pictures 12 x 12 [exhibited and explained]

W H Davies

  1871-72

On some Improvements in Photographic Apparatus

W H Davies

3 Apr 1872

Photography in relation to Fine Arts

W H Davies

5 Mar 1873

The Lantern and its Appliances as improved and used by  the Society

W H Davies

4 Jun 1873

Notes on Colouring Albumenised Photographs with Powder Colours without Infringing any of the so called Patents 

W H Davies

3 Jun 1874

The Spirit of the Journals for the last Month 

[2 communications] and a few remarks on dry plates with 
special reference to Lieut. Abrey’s  Best Process

W H Davies

17 Feb 1875

Illustrations of Towns in the North and West 
Highlands
[Mr Wilson - Aberdeen,  Mr Valentine - Dundee,  Mr Davies]

W H Davies

7 Apr 1875

The Use of Permanganate of Potass as a Toning and Intensifying Agent.

W H Davies

6 Oct 1875

A Process of Etching in Glass

W H Davies

  1875-76

What should be done to make the Exhibition a Success?

W H Davies

5 Feb 1879

The Spirit of the Journals

W H Davies

1 Oct 1879

On Failures in Carbon Printing

 

EPS Wednesday Meetings - Index 

 

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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