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?

1-10 September 2016

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Instagram Logo

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Twitter Logo

 

It's a while since I last added any of my own photos to the EdinPhoto web site. 
(It can be quite time-consuming to add them to the site.)

However, I've continued to add some of my photos to  Instagram and TwitterYou can see them on either of these sites, but I recommend Instagram, so try clicking on  the top symbol on the left.

Photos that I've added Instagram and Twitter since 1 September 2016 include:

-  Edinburgh:  Blackford Hill + Braids Hills

-  Edinburgh:  Cameron Toll shopping centre

-  Edinburgh:  Cramond and Silverknowes

-  Edinburgh:  Dynamic Earth

-  Edinburgh:  Garden, Spiders

-  Edinburgh:  Skies - Clouds and Planes

-  Edinburgh:  Street Entertainment, Royal Mile

-  Edinburgh:  Waverley Station and Steam Train- 

-  Highlands:  Glencoe

-  Northumberland:  Berwick Postcard Fair

Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh: 10 September, 2016

emails

I apologise to anybody who has been waiting a long time for an email response from me.  I'm trying to catch up, without much success!

-  On 31 August 2016, I had 648 emails to reply to.

-  I've made better progress over the past few days
and have spent all day today replying to emails.

- Now, 10 September 2016, I have 595 still to reply to.

Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh:  10 September, 2016

 

Sep 10, 2016

DK School  Recollections 16, School Buildings and Ned Barney

page updated

Sep 10, 2016

Moredun  Recollections 6 updated:  Prefab Houses + Family

page updated

Sep 10, 2016

Portobello. 1920s-50s  Recollections 32,  Bath Street, updated

page updated

Sep 10, 2016

Sighthill Recollections 13, Poetry Book: 'Recollections of my Childhood'

page updated

 

Sep 9, 2016

Colinton  Recollections 48,  Princes Margaret Rose Hospital

page updated

Sep 9, 2016

Moredun  Recollections 6,  Moredun Park Crescent

page updated

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Sep 7, 2016

Heriot Mount Photo   Reply 2,  Line up of girls, TV, fond memories,

page updated

Sep 7, 2016

Heriot Mount   Recollections 7,  names of Heriot Mount ladies, 1953

page updated

 

 

Sep 5, 2016

St Mary's Primary School, York Lane  Recollections 4, 1950s

page updated

 

Peacock Inn, Newhaven, Edinburgh, 1920s

Sep 3, 2016

The Peacock Inn, Newhaven  Recollections 1, Mrs Main + Mrs Clark

page updated

 

Sep 3, 2016

HMS Columbine  at South Queensferry,  Recollections 5

page updated

Sep 3, 2016

Longstone Primary School Class  another name added

page updated

 

Sep 1, 2016

Brown Brothers  Recollections 17,  Question: ship's wheel

page updated

Sep 1, 2016

'Top 40 Pages' viewed on EdinPhoto  during August 2016

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Sep 1, 2016

Ayton Studio, Londonderry  Comment 4, James Thompson

page updated

 

Other Sites

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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 with text and other people's photos, 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

 

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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