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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

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Edinburgh Festival

2003

 

Festival Cavalcade

Waverley Bridge and Princes Street

 The Edinburgh Cavalcade 1

Cavalcade - 1

The Edinburgh Cavalcade 2

Cavalcade - 2

The Edinburgh Cavalcade 3

Cavalcade - 3

The Edinburgh Cavalcade  -  zoom-in

Cavalcade

zoom-in

After the Edinburgh Cavalcade 2003  -  zoom-out

After the Cavalcade

zoom-out

After the Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade 2003  zoom-in

After the Cavalcade

zoom-in

Crowds gather outside the Royal Scottish Academy in Princes Street to watch the Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade on 3 August 2003

Cavalcade Spectators

National Gallery

The Scott Monument  -  Spectators for the Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade at the Scott Monument  -  3 August 2003  -  zoom-out

Cavalcade Spectators

Scott Monument

The Scott Monument  -  Spectators for the Edinburgh Festival Cavalcade on 3 August 2003  -  zoom-in

Cavalcade Spectators

Sir Walter Scott Statue

 

Street Entertainment

Waverley

 Street Entertainment at Edinburgh Festival 2003  -  Pipes & Drums 1

Pipes & Drums - 1

Street Entertainment at Edinburgh Festival 2003  -  Pipes & Drums 2

Pipes & Drums - 2

Street Entertainment at Edinburgh Festival 2003  -   Pipers 1

Pipers - 1

Street Entertainment at Edinburgh Festival 2003  -  Pipers 2

Pipers - 2

 

Street Entertainment and Visitors

The Royal Mile

 Street Entertainment  -  Golden Cycle Man with Cycle in the Royal Mile during the Edinburgh Festival  -  August 2003

Golden Cycle Man - 1

Street Entertainment  -  Golden Cycle Man in the Royal Mile during the Edinburgh Festival  -  August 2003

Golden Cycle Man - 2

Edinburgh Festival 2003  -  Golden Cycle Man in the Royal Mile

Golden Cycle Man - 3

 

Street Entertainment  -  Golden Cycle Man in the Royal Mile during the Edinburgh Festival  -  August 2003

Golden Cycle Man - 4

Golden Cycle Man stops to watch another entertainer in the Royal Mile

Golden Cycle Man - 5

 

Edinburgh Festival 2003  -  White Mime Artist and Girl in the Royal Mile

White Mime Artist - 1

Edinburgh Festival 2003  -  zoom in to White Mime Artist in the Royal Mile

White Mime Artist - 2

Edinburgh Festival 2003  -  Street Entertainer at Hunter Square  -  A Unicyclist on a Tightrope about to juggle three Flaming Torches

HUNTER SQUARE

Unicyclist - 1

Edinburgh Festival 2003  -  Entertainer at Hunter Square  -  A Unicyclist on a Tightrope juggling three Flaming Torches

HUNTER SQUARE

Unicyclist - 2

Edinburgh Festival 2003  -  Street Artist  -  Edscapologist at Hunter Square

HUNTER SQUARE

Escapologist

Photograph by Peter Stubbs  -  Edinburgh  -  August 2003  -  Castle Hill in the Sun

Castle Hill

Couple

A Group, probably some of the performers from the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, approach the top of the Royal Mile carrying a clothesline.

Castle Hill

Washing Line

Crowds gather at the Royal Mile to watch the street theatre during the Edinburgh Festival in August 2003

High Street

crowds

An Edinburgh Festival Visitor stops to read a poster in the Royal Mile

Posters

Edinburgh Festival Visitors 2003  -  kilts, flag and dog

Kilts, flag  and dog

 

Beating the Retreat

Holyrood Park

Pipers make their way up the lower slopes of Arthur's Seat towards Hunter's Bog in praparation fot the "Beating the Retreat" ceremony  -  17 August 2003

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Pipers practice beside Hunter's Bog, beneath the ruin of St Anthony's Chapel in Queen's Park, before joining in the ceremony of "Beating the Retreat" on 17 August 2003

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Pipers gather in Hunter's Bog on Arthur's Seat in Queen's Park, Edinburgh, before joining in the ceremony of "Beating the Retreat" on 17 August 2003

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Pipers gather in Hunter's Bog on Arthur's Seat in Queen's Park preparing to take part in the ceremony of "Beating the Retreat" on 17 August 2003

3  zoom-in

Pipers gather in Hunter's Bog, on Arthur's Seat, before joining the ceremony of "Beating the Retreat" on 17 August 2003

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Pipers in Hunter's Bog wait in Hunter's Bog on Arthur's Seat in Queen's Park, Edinburgh, to take part in the ceremony of "Beating the Retreat" on 17 August 2003

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"Beating the Retreat" in Queen's Park, Edinburgh  -  17 August 2003

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"Beating the Retreat" in Queen's Park, Edinburgh  -  17 August 2003

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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