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APIS 2004 Programme

Alternative Processes

 International Symposium

Dunfermline, Scotland  -  18 to 19 September 2004*

 

The Weekend Programme

SATURDAY / SUNDAY:  DUNFERMLINE:  The  Alternative Processing  International Symposium (APIS) is held in alternate years in the USA and in the UK.  It is organised by Terry King.  APIS 2004 is to be held  on 18-19 September 2004 in Dunfermline, Scotland, about fifteen miles to the north-west of Edinburgh.

APIS 2004 has the theme "The Best inspires the Best".  It is to be held with the co-operation of:

-  National Museum of Photography,

-  National Galleries of Scotland

-  The Getty

-  University of Texas at Austin

There will be explanations of:

-  a cheap, simple and consistent method of making gold prints

-  a method of making large Daguerreotypes and

-  cyanotype rex

-  a full natural colour method of making prints.

There will be visits to galleries on 17 and 21 September, with the opportunity to see:

-  original salt prints by Hill & Adamson)

-  albumen and gravure work by Thomas and Craig Annan)

Terry King

   APIS 2004  -  Terry King prepares to take a Group Photograph

There will also be a program of optional visits before and after the APIS 2004.  See below.

 

Other Visits

FRIDAY:  There will be visits to Edinburgh and Glasgow on Friday 17  September, with the opportunity to see:

- Hill & Adamson's studio, Rock House, Calton Hill (exterior only).

Rock House

Rock House studio  -  1870s

- original salt prints by Hill & Adamson at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery.

Hill & Adamson salt print

Hill & Adamson calotype of Newhaven Fishwife

Scottish National Portrait Gallery

   APIS 2004  -  David Bruce discusses the proposed Scottish National Photographic Centre

 

-  albumen and photogravure prints of the old closes and streets of Glasgow by Thomas and Craig Annan.

Annan photogravure

Photogravure by James Craig Annan, taken from Thomas Annan's photographs of the Old Closes and Streets og Glasgow

-  the Glasgow Print Studios.

 

MONDAY:  There will be a visit to Edinburgh on Monday 21 September:

-  to visit the birthplace of James Clerk Maxwell in Edinburgh and learn about  his demonstration of colour photography given in 1861.

-  and to see Edinburgh's camera obscura.

Clerk Maxwell's House

   14 India Street, the birthplace of James Clerk Maxwell

Camera Obscura

   The Camera Obscura at the top of the Royal Mile

TUESDAY:  There will be a visit on Tuesday 22 September to the National Museum of Photography, Film and Television in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, where APIS 2002 was held.  I attended APIS 2002 and enjoyed the event.

Terry King's Hands on Pictures web site gives further details of APIS 2004.

 

APIS 2004

Programme

Speakers

Photos

 

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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