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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

 

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What's New?

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A carte de visite from the studio of J & R Douglas (who were they?) at 1 Hanover Street, Edinburgh ©      The  back of a carte de visite from the studio of J & R Douglas (who were they?) at 1 Hanover Street, Edinburgh ©      A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer Thomas H Douglas, which also has a Glasgow address on the back ©      The back of a carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer Thomas H Douglas, which also has a Glasgow address on the back ©

A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer Thomas H Douglas  -  small girl on a chair ©     The back of a carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer Thomas H Douglas  -  small girl on a chair ©    Zoom-in to the back of a carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer Thomas H Douglas  -  small girl on a chair ©

A carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer Thomas H Douglas  -  young man with a book ©   The back of a  carte de visite by the Edinburgh professional photographer Thomas H Douglas  -  young man with a book ©    One of Fairbairn's Victoria Midget photographs  - No  message on the front ©   The back of one of Fairbairn's Victoria Midget photographs  -  No message on the front ©

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Map by John Bartholemew & Son Ltd.  -  The whole city of Edinburgh, 1925 ©    Map by John Bartholemew & Son Ltd.  -  The whole city of Edinburgh, 1925 ©

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  • Map of Edinburgh - 1925      3 new pages                                        

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A photograph from Derek Christie's exhibition 'Marvellous Medicine' t Leith School of Art, January 2006 ©

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Poster for an exhibition of Photograhs by David Buchanan in the Fine Art Library at Edinburgh Central Library, January 2006 ©

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Photograph by H P Robinson  -  When the Day's Work is Done ©    Photograph by H P Robinson  -  H P Robinson 1863 ©    Photograph by H P Robinson  -  H P Robinson at Home ©

Photograph by H P Robinson  -  A Maiden Contemplation ©    Photograph by H P Robinson  -  A Strange Fish ©    Photograph by H P Robinson  -  What is it? ©

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Chesse's Court in Edinburgh's Royal Mile  -  photographed September 2003 ©

The Ross Bandstand in West Princes Street Gardens   -  during the 'Scotland v England' Rugby International Match on 22 March 2003 ©   The Ross Bandstand in West Princes Street Gardens and Ramsay Garden  -  during the 'Scotland v England' Rugby International Match on 22 March 2003 ©    The Ross Bandstand in West Princes Street Gardens   -  during the 'Scotland v England' Rugby International Match on 22 March 2003 ©    

The Ross Bandstand in West Princes Street Gardens and Edinburgh  Castle  -  during the 'Scotland v England' Rugby International Match on 22 March 2003 ©    Princes Street, looking towards the West End.  The street has been cleared of traffic to allow an anti-war march to pass along the street ©    Princes Street, looking towards the West End  -  Anti-war protest march, 22 March 2003  -  The banner in the centre reads 'PEACE REVOLUTION' ©

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Poster for an exhibition of mainly landscape photography by Tom Gardner, Edinburgh Photographic Society ©     A painting of Restalrig by a painter with initials TH  -  Who was he? ©

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1924 Map of Edinburgh Trams and Buses ©

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Alexander Ayton jun.  -  Edinburgh professional photographer ©

 A set of photographs titled 'Mosaic' by Andrew Young, appearing in an article 'Some Notes on Animal Photography' by Charles Reid  -  The Practical Photographer, April 1895 ©    Photograph of 'The White Sands, Aberdour' by the photographerAndrew Young, Burntisland, Fife ©

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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