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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

 

What's New?

11-20 August 2004

 

Three litter collectors wait in the Royal Mile at about 10am for the crowds to gather.       Edinburgh Royal Mile  -  Girl with Pink Toothbrush advertises Bedtime Stories being performed by Les Enfants Terribles Theatre Company       Three men in the Royal Mile, during the Edinburgh Festival.       Performers in the Royal Mile, handing out leaflets for 'The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie'.

A guitarist and singer pause as they pass Burnet's Close in the Royal Mile, Edinburgh          Two visitors to the Royal Mile, dressed in pink, wait for their turn to perform.          Edinburgh Festival 2004  -  The Royal Mile  -  Man with Poster

Cannonball House, Royal Mile, Edinburgh       Cannonball House, Royal Mile, Edinburgh

20 Aug 2004

20 Aug 2004

 

Granton Gas Works station - now no longer in use - as seen from the top floor of the Scottish Gas Offices on the Edinburgh Waterfront site.         Looking to the east, down Waterfront Avenue, toward the Firth of Forth from the new Scottish Gas Offices at Edinburgh Waterfront.         Looking from Granton Middle Pier across the building work at Western Harbour with the one remaining gasometer in the background - with the Irn Bru bottle still wedged into the fence.

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  View from Western Harbour towards Middle Pier  -  August 2004

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Edinburgh Photo Co  -  Photo 1

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J  B Cartlidge  -  Photo 1

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  Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Demolition of one of the gasometers by controlled explosion  -  15 August 2004  -  The explosion!         Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Demolition of one of the gasometers by controlled explosion  -  15 August 2004  -  Falling!         Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Demolition of one of the gasometers by controlled explosion  -  15 August 2004  -  10 seconds after the explosion

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Demolition of one of the gasometers by controlled explosion  -  15 August 2004  -  Falling!         Edinburgh Waterfront  -  debris on the ground following controlled explosion on 15 August 2004

18 Aug 2004

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Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade 2004  -  The Slipper and the Rose         Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade 2004  -  Performers in Golden Costumes in an Open-Top Bus         Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade 2004  -  Flags and Shadows 

Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade 2004  -  The Slipper and the Rose  -  zoom-in         Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade 2004  -  Performers in Golden Costumes in an Open-Top Bus  -  zoom-in         Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade 2004  -  Flags and Shadows   -  zoom-in 

 

17 Aug 2004

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Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade 2004  - Edinburgh Military Tattoo Performers crossing Waverley Bridge          Performers representiing Falun Dafa cross Waverley Bridge at the start of the 2004 Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade         Edinburgh Cavalcade 2004  -  Zoom-in to performers representing Falun Dafa crossing Waverley Bridge at the start of the Cavalcade         Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade 2004  - Chinese People's Liberation Army

16 Aug 2004

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Deacon Brodie's Tavern in Edinburgh's Royal Mile        Deacon Brodie's Tavern in Edinburgh's Royal Mile  -  zoom-out     Deacon Brodie's Taverm   -  Red  -  Image distorted

15 Aug 2004

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Edinburgh Festival 2003  -  'Golden Cycle Man' in the Royal Mile         Edinburgh Festival 2003  -   Juggling Unicyclist at Hunter Square

Edinburgh Castle and Fireworks       Crib in West Princes Street Gardens beside the statue to Allan Ramsay and the Winter Floral Clock       Royal Mile Crowds during the Edinburgh Festival, 2003  -  as seen from the Camera Obscura

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Victoria Bar  -  265 Leith Walk     

  Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Fence with Irn Bru bottle on Middle Pier  -  3 August 2004      Newhaven Harbour  -  A summer evening in 2004    Looking over Granton Eastern Harbour from Middle Pier at low tide on a misty day

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Edinburgh Photographic Society Premises  -  Plan of 38 Castle Street in 1892

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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