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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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March 21-31,  2006

 

Mar 31,  2006

Mar 31,  2006

Mar 31,  2006

  • Powderhall Race Track                                              page updated

 

Carte de visite by David Doull       The back of a carte de visite by David Doull         Carte de visite from from the studio of J Douglas & Son, Glasgow    The back of a carte de visite from from the studio of J Douglas & Son, Glasgow

Part of a sketch  -  View from Calton Hill, looking to the south and South West towards Salisbury Crags in Holyrood Park, Canongate and Dumbiedykes housing        Part of a sketch  -  View from Calton Hill, looking to the west towards North Bridge and Edinburgh Castle

Mar 30,  2006

Mar 30,  2006

Mar 30,  2006

Mar 30,  2006

Mar 30,  2006

Mar 30,  2006

 

Mar 29,  2006

Mar 29,  2006

 

A carte de visite by John Dickson  -  two studio addresses on the back         The back of a carte de visite by John Dickson, showing two studio addresses

Mar 28,  2006

Mar 28,  2006

Mar 28,  2006

Mar 28,  2006

Mar 28,  2006

Mar 28,  2006

 

Royal Bank of Scotland, 42 St Andrew Square  -  formerly the Head Office of National Commercial Bank of Scotland, then Royal Bank of Scotland

Bandstand in Dunfermline Public Park  -  WR&S Reliable Series Postcard, posted 1909    Bandstand in Dunfermline Public Park  -  Photographed February 2006      Detail on the bandstand in Dunfermline Public Park  -  Photographed February 2006

Mar 27,  2006

Mar 27,  2006

Mar 27,  2006

Mar 27,  2006

Mar 27,  2006

  • HBOS Offices                                                                            new page

Mar 27,  2006

Mar 27,  2006

  •  Edinburgh Trams - 2011                                              page updated

Mar 27,  2006

 

 Zoom-in to detail on the building at 38 St Andrew Square  -  The building was built for the British Linen Bank

Bank of Scotland office, formerly British Linen Bank, 38 St Andrew Square

Mar 26,  2006

Mar 26,  2006

Mar 26,  2006

Mar 26,  2006

Mar 26,  2006

  •  Scottish Parliament                                                       page updated

Mar 26,  2006

Mar 26,  2006

Mar 26,  2006

 

Carte de visite from the studio of James de Maus, Edinburgh and Moffat   The back of a carte de visite from the studio of James de Maus, Edinburgh and Moffat

Mar 25,  2006

Mar 25,  2006

Mar 25,  2006

Mar 25,  2006

 

Valentine postcard - Edinburgh Castle and the Ross Fountain, floodlit       Postcard  -  Castle Series  -  Black Watch Memorial, The Mound

Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Artist's impression of a proposed teardrop island       Edinburgh Waterfront  -  Proposed timetable for developments

Mar 24,  2006

Mar 24,  2006

  • Black Watch Memorial                                                       new page

Mar 24,  2006

Mar 24,  2006

Mar 24,  2006

Mar 24,  2006

 

Antoine Claudet  -  Early writer on photography and Daguerreotypist  -  Photographed by Thomas Rodger, c.1860       Four generations of the family of the early St Andrews photogrpaher, Thomas Rodger,

Hill & Adamson Calotype of Newhaven Fishwife       The General Post Office from the steps of Register House  -  Photograph by Valentine taken before 1871

Mar 23,  2006

Mar 23,  2006

Mar 23,  2006

Mar 23,  2006

 

Dr John Adamson, early photographer in St Andrews  -  photographed by Thomas Rodger, c.1860       Dr John Adamson, early photographer in St Andrews  -  photographed by Thomas Rodger, c.1865       Thomas Rodger, ealy St Andrews Photographer - c.1863  -  possibly a self portrait

Thomas Rodger [sen.] - dressed in Newhaven Fishwives' costume.

Mar 22,  2006

Mar 22,  2006

Mar 22,  2006

Mar 22,  2006

Mar 22,  2006

 

D O Hill (1892-1870)  -  Painter and Photograher - photographed about 1855         D O Hill (1892-1870)  -  Painter and Photograher - photographed about 1865

Mar 21,  2006

Mar 21,  2006

Mar 21,  2006

Mar 21,  2006

 

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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