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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?   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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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?   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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Here are links to some of the 25,000 pages on the web site:

Early

Cameras used by Talbot  -  1835 to 1839

Adverts

Artists 

Early History

-  Engravers

Journals

Processes

Photographic Trades

Stereo Views

 

Edinburgh

Edinburgh Castle - Late afternoon - Winter

Cavalcade 2009

Cycle Tracks

Forthside

Gravestones

Leith

Newhaven

-  Old Town Fire

 

Police Boxes

Prefab Housing

Railway Tickets

Royal Mile Closes

Snack Bars

Social History

 

Street Art + Graffiti

Street Furniture

-  Waterfront

Waverley Market

Where is it, and when?

Years

EdinPhoto Web Site

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 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 photogrpahers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.

-  Buttons

-  Country stats

More pages

Questions

Sections

 

Top 40 pages

Top 100 pages

Countries visiting EdinPhoto

Engravings and Paintings

  Engraving in 'Modern Athens'  -  St John's Church at the West End of Princes Street

Engravings

Published 1829

Published 1890

From Calton Hill

Paintings

Maps

Edinburgh Old Town and New Town - Map from 1817 Guide

Edinburgh 1870

Edinburgh 1915 

Edinburgh  1925

Edinburgh  1940

Edinburgh 1955

 

-  Early

Zoom

Royal Mile

-  Aerial Views

 

New Town 1819

-  Edin & Leith 1884

1844, 1925,  2001

My Photos

Edinburgh at Work  -  Anderson's Cooperage  -  Leith Docks

Christmas

Citroen 2CV cars

Highland Games

Railway Stations

2000s

 

Edinburgh at Work

-  Edinburgh Year

List of Subjects

-  My School - 1962

Scotland at Work

My Recent Talks

A selection of pages

      St Stephen's Church and St Vincent Bar  -  Photograph taken with a pinhole camera  -  29 April 2007 

Around Granton

Documentary Photography

Edinburgh Old Town and Royal Mile

Edinburgh Themes

Edinburgh Themes 2

Edinburgh's Industrial Past

 

EPS Creative Group Competitions

Ethnographic Photography

Ethnographic Postcards

Ethnographic Photography + Postcards  

Exposure

 

Edinburgh at Work

Edinburgh at Work (short talk)

Edinburgh at Work  -  including Colinton  

Edinburgh at Work  -  including Cramond

  

Edinburgh's Industrial Past

History of Photography

History of Photography in Edinburgh

List of My Talks

 

Old Postcards and Photos of Scotland  

Photos and Memories of North Edinburgh

Photos and Recollections of Broughton  

Pictures of Leith

 Urban Photography

Photographs

Victoria Terrace - Photograph by Begbie

1850s

1900s

-  1950s

1959

 

-  Portraits

School Classes

-  Stereo Views

Where + When? 

  

Photographers and Artists

William and Edward Drummond Young and others in a car

Begbie

Horsburgh

Howie

Inglis Norward

Langfier

Manclark

 

Moffat

Ross

Talbot

Tunny

Wane

Wilson

 

Postcards

Valentine Postcard  -  View to the east along Princes Street, from an upper floor in Princes Street, from the foot of the Mound  -  1905

Castle Series

Hartmann

JRRE

Mackay

 

Patrick

Phillimore

Valentine   

Selection

Recollections

   A group of six children at Dumbiedykes in the mid-1950s

Recollections

Contributors

 

Edinburgh Central

Edinburgh North

Edinburgh South

Edinburgh East

Edinburgh West

Leith

Newhaven

By Water of Leith

 

Devlin Family

Dumbiedykes

Granton Poems

Granton, Trinity, Wardie

 

Edinburgh at War

Edinburgh at Work

Entertainment

 

Schools

Transport

Photos of Groups

Some of the longer recollections:

East Preston Street  Recollections 2, 1940s

Portobello  Recollections 10-14, 1950s

Royston  Recollections 16, 1930s

Today

Fleshmarket Close

-  Edinburgh Festival

-  National Galleries

-  Photography Centre

 

Events

Exhibitions

Portobello Festival

Transport

Edinburgh Transport  -  First and Last Trams

- Index

- Maps

- Photos

- Buses

 

- Boat Yards and Ship Yards

- Cars, vans, lorries

- Railways

- Trams - 2010

Granton Harbour Yachts

 

 

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If you have any memories of Edinburgh or any  photos that you'd like to share with others on the EdinPhoto web site, please email me, then I'll try to find an appropriate place on the EdinPhoto web site to include them.

Thank you for the emails

Thank you to the 7,980 people* who have sent messages to me since I set up the EdinPhoto web site in 2001:

-  1,532 from  Edinburgh

-  3,028 from elsewhere in Britain

-  3,420 from other parts of the World

Peter Stubbs:  January 28, 2012

* These people have all sent 'genuine' messages.  They exclude all spam and advertising.

I last counted these numbers on January 28, 2012. 

   

Visitors to EdinPhoto Web Site

Thank you for visiting the EdinPhoto site.  There certainly seems to have been a lot of interest in the old photos and recollections of Edinburgh.

Visitors to Date

I created the EdinPhoto web site in 2001 and have updated it almost every day since then.  Since 2005, the site has received an average of  14,000 visitors per day from around the world.

The site has been visited by 242 of the 247 countries that currently have access to the Internet.  i.e. all countries except Antarctica, Comoros, Galapagos Islands, Mayotte and Western Sahara.  so, if you are in one of these five countries, it would be good to hear from you!

Visitors per Day

I compiled the figures above from stats that I downloaded monthly from the web site.  Unfortunately, since September 2009, I've not been able to obtain the same stats because FastHosts' Matrixstats program has 'timed out' whenever I've run it.  However I have been able to run the job for individual days without it timing out.

Here are the results for a few individual days:

-  22 Aug 2011:    10,094 visitors from 99 countries

-  23 Aug 2011:    Visitors from a further 20 countries

-  24 Aug 2011:    Visitors from a further 13 countries

-  4 Dec 2014:        21,387 visitors from 113 countries

-  5 Dec 2014:        Visitors from a further 14 countries

-  6 Dec 2014:        Visitors from a further 9 countries

Please click on this link to see the countries that visitors came from on these six days.

Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh::  August 25, 2011 + December 7, 2014.

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The EdinPhoto Web Site

Pages and Pictures

I created the EdinPhoto web site in 2001.

-  By January 2007, it had 12,000 pages and   9,000 pictures.

-  By January 2008, it had 14,500 pages and 10,100 pictures.

-  By January 2010, it had 19,700 pages and 14,300 pictures.

-  By January 2011, it had 23,300 pages and 17,000 pictures.

-  By January 2012, it had 24,500 pages and 20,100 pictures.

-  By January 2015, it had 26,900 pages and 25,800 pictures.

-  By January 2017, it had 27,300 pages and 26,000 pictures.

-  By 26 April, 2019, it had 27,546 pages and 26,069 pictures.

The pictures numbers above exclude all thumbnail images on the site..

I hope you find something of interest on the site.

-  Peter Stubbs:  26 April 2019

EdinPhoto web site   -   Possible future developments

 

My Monthly Photo

Between 2012 and 2015, I added several photos to this page on the EdinPhoto web site.  (Please see the 'All Monthly Photos' link below.)

However since February 2015, I've been overwhelmed with emails, questions and contributions to the EdinPhoto site, so I've not been able to find the time to add any more monthly photos to the site.

The last monthly photo was added to this EdinPhoto Home Page in

February 2015

St Mary's RC Cathedral at the top of Broughton Street, Edinburgh

 St Mary's RC Cathedral at the top of Broughton Street, Edinburgh:  Photo taken February 2, 2015

  Peter Stubbs    peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                           Photo taken:  February 2, 2015

 

All Monthly Photos

Broughton Churches

Around Edinburgh

 

 

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People at Work in Edinburgh

 

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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?    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