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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

 

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August 11-20,  2006

 

Aug 20, 2006

Aug 20, 2006

Aug 20, 2006

Aug 20, 2006

Aug 20, 2006

  • Web site links   Talbot                                                     page updated

 

The Gladstone Monument in Coates Gardens  -  August 2006 ©    The Gladstone Monument in Coates Gardens  -  August 2006 ©    The Gladstone Monument in Coates Gardens  -  August 2006 ©

Aug 19, 2006

Aug 19, 2006

Aug 19, 2006

 

Edinburgh Festival, 2006  -  Street Entertainers ©     Edinburgh Festival, 2006  -  Street Entertainers ©    Edinburgh Festival, 2006  -  Street Entertainers ©

Edinburgh Festival, 2006  -  Street Entertainers ©    Edinburgh Festival, 2006  -  Street Entertainers ©     Edinburgh Festival, 2006  -  Street Entertainers ©

Edinburgh Festival, 2006  -  Street Entertainers©    Edinburgh Festival, 2006  -  Street Entertainers ©    Edinburgh Festival, 2006  -  Street Entertainers ©

Edinburgh Festival, 2006  -  Street Entertainers ©     Edinburgh Festival, 2006  -  Street Entertainers ©     Edinburgh Festival, 2006  -  Street Entertainers ©

 Edinburgh Festival, 2006  -  Street Entertainers ©    Edinburgh Festival, 2006  -  Street Entertainers ©    Edinburgh Festival, 2006  -  Street Entertainers ©

Aug 18, 2006

Aug 18, 2006

Aug 18, 2006

 

Aug 17, 2006

  • Edinburgh CowParade                                             page updated

Aug 17, 2006

Aug 17, 2006

Aug 17, 2006

Aug 17, 2006

Aug 17, 2006

 

A carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867 ©  The back of a carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867 ©    A carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867 ©  The back of a carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867 ©

A carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867 ©  The back of a carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867 ©    A carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867 ©  The back of a carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867 ©

A carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867 ©  The back of a carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867 ©    A carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867 ©  The back of a carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867 ©

Detail from the back of a carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867 ©      Detail from the back of a carte de visite by James Henderson whose photographic studio was at 68 Princes Street from 1856 until 1867 ©

The back of a carte de visite by John Horsburgh  from studio at 39 South Bridge  -  with a sword and crown emblem ©  A carte de visite by John Horsburgh  from studio at 39 South Bridge  -  with a sword and crown emblem on the back ©    A carte de visite by John Horsburgh  from studio at 17 Princes Street  -  sold by Weddell ©  The back of a carte de visite by John Horsburgh  from studio at 39 South Bridge  -  with a sword and crown emblem ©

 A carte de visite by John Horsburgh  from studio at 39 South Bridge  -  with details of a move to Princes Street studio on the back. ©  The back of a carte de visite by John Horsburgh  from studio at 39 South Bridge  -  with details of a move to Princes Street studio.

Detail from the back of a carte de visite by John Horsburgh  from studio at 39 South Bridge  -  with details of a move to Princes Street studio. ©

Aug 16, 2006

Aug 16, 2006

Aug 16, 2006

Aug 16, 2006

Aug 16, 2006

 

Edinburgh at Work  -  James Hewit & Sons  -  Tannery at Currie, Edinburgh ©

 Edinburgh at Work  -  James Hewit & Sons  -  Tannery at Currie, Edinburgh ©    Edinburgh at Work  -  James Hewit & Sons  -  Tannery at Currie, Edinburgh ©    Edinburgh at Work  -  James Hewit & Sons  -  Tannery at Currie, Edinburgh ©

 Edinburgh at Work  -  James Hewit & Sons  -  Tannery at Currie, Edinburgh ©    Edinburgh at Work  -  James Hewit & Sons  -  Tannery at Currie, Edinburgh ©    Edinburgh at Work  -  James Hewit & Sons  -  Tannery at Currie, Edinburgh ©

Aug 15, 2006

Aug 15, 2006

Aug 15, 2006

Aug 15, 2006

Aug 15, 2006

Aug 15, 2006

Aug 15, 2006

Aug 15, 2006

  • Exhibition   Found                                                               page updated

 

Photograph taken in Lees studio, Portobello ©

  A copper engraving of Wilhelm Christian Laubach ©       Photograph of the wedding of Edith Emily Christina Laubach, daughter of the photographer Wilhelm Christian Laubach ©         Photograph of Edith Emily Christina Wilson (nee Laubach) and her daughter Theodosia ©

Aug 14, 2006

Aug 14, 2006

Aug 14, 2006

Aug 14, 2006

Aug 14, 2006

Aug 14, 2006

Aug 14, 2006

Aug 14, 2006

 

Postcard by R & H Somerville  -  St Bernard's Crescent, Stockbridge, Edinburgh ©

Post Card Portrait by Drummond Shiels   -  The Gourlay family ©    Post Card Portrait by Drummond Shiels   -  The Gourlay family ©

Aug 13, 2006

Aug 13, 2006

Aug 13, 2006

Aug 13, 2006

Aug 13, 2006

Aug 13, 2006

 

A photograph  by D & W Prophet of a school class at Reay, Caithness in the north of Scotland  -  c.1898 ©

Aug 12, 2006

 

This photograph was taken at Edinburgh's Waverley Station, but what was the occasion? ©

This photograph was taken at Edinburgh's Waverley Station, but what was the occasion? ©

Valentine Postcard  -  Leith Docks:  1933  -  with key added ©

Aug 11, 2006

Aug 11, 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