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

   

EdinPhoto

What's New?

Jul 11-20, 2015

Twitter Logo

Over the past ten days, I've also added more photos to Instagram and Twitter, including some photos of:

-  Edinburgh - roadworks, transport, steps and clouds.

-  Fife - cows and harbours.

-  Edinburgh - Police Box Festival.

-  Northumberland - skies, clouds, coast, flowers, gulls.

-  Granton Harbour - evening skies

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Grampian TV Control Unit             Grampian TV Vehicles on Mugs

Jul 20, 2015

Grampian TV Control Unit   Recollections 1 + Photos 1+2

page updated

Jul 20, 2015

Grampian TV  Vehicles on Mugs  Photo 2

page updated

 

Jul 20, 2015

Union Canal, 'Frances Ann'  Recollections 2, date of the photo?

page updated

Jul 20, 2015

Liberton  Recollections 21: Question, Captain's Road carving

page updated

 

Jul 19, 2015

Fox Covert Primary School  Recollections 2

page updated

Jul 19, 2015

Edinburgh Dance Halls  Recollections 69,  Jean Cairns

page updated

 

Jul 18, 2015

World War II Group  Reply 3, WAAF Training Course, 425

page updated

Jul 18, 2015

Portobello from 1950s  Recollections 67,  Early-1960s

page updated

Jul 18, 2015

Jerome's Studio  Recollections 15,  Working for Jerome's

page updated

 

Jul 17, 2015

Lauriston Place Fire Station  Recollections 1, from 1896

page updated

Jul 17, 2015

Edinburgh Clubs & Discos  Recollections 206,  'Maxi's Taxi'

page updated

 

   Photograph of the Forth Rail Bridge under construction in the 1880s  -  by John Patrick

Jul 12, 2015

The Forth Bridge Under Construction  View from S Queensferry

page updated

 

   Photograph of the Forth Rail Bridge under construction in the 1880s  -  by John Patrick         Photograph of the Forth Rail Bridge under construction in the 1880s  -  by John Patrick

Jul 12, 2015

Hawes Pier, Photographic Studio, Forth Bridge photos

1024
size

2 new pages

 

Jul 12, 2015

Frank MacGill, Photographer  Recollections 5, Hawes Pier studio

page updated

Jul 12, 2015

Wild Cat in a Leith Pub   Reply 15, mid-1970s, a pet lioness!

page updated

Jul 12, 2015

P Gilchrist  Another Edinburgh Professional Photographer

page updated

Jul 12, 2015

James Henderson  Edin. Professional Photographer, Tintype photo

page updated

Jul 12, 2015

The Laubach Family  Family History Research,  Message 5

page updated

 

Jul 11, 2015

Wild Cat in a Leith Pub   Reply 14,  2 pubs

page updated

Jul 11, 2015

Portobello  Reply to Recollections 10, George Renton

page updated

Jul 11, 2015

World War II Group Photo  425d may be WAAF Training Course No.

page updated

 

Other Sites

Twitter Logo

Please click on the symbol on the left to follow me on Twitter and see a few of my photos there.   My Twitter account is @PeterEdinPhoto.

Instagram Logo

Please click on the symbol on the left to follow me on Instagram and view a few of my photos.  My Instagram account is peter_edinphoto.

UPDATE (May 2015):  I've found that adding my photos to Instagram is easier than adding them to the EdinPhoto site.  So I'm still updating EdinPhoto, but I've begun to add more of my own photos and short video clips to Instagram..

EDINBURGH
COLLECTED

Edinburgh Collected is a web site for photos and memories of Edinburgh, created by City of Edinburgh Libraries.  You may wish to contribute to it.
Read more about it here

 

What's New?  -  All Pages

   

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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