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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.   Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Frequently Asked Questions

 

PSS - Exhibits at Meetings

1856-57

Items were regularly exhibited at PSS Meetings.  See below:

NOTE:  Most of these tables have been compiled from manuscript notes.  In some cases the writing was unclear.   Hence the "(?)"s in these tables.

Exhibits at Meetings:   1856-57     1858-59     1860-62     1863-64     1865-66  

Date of Meeting

Exhibitor

 Items exhibited  - 
 
1856-57

8 4 1856

Horatio Ross

-   A large folding camera made by Mr Bell of Potterow

8 4 1856

Horatio Ross

-   A portable tent for working in the open air, more especially with the Collodian process.

8 4 1856

Mr Wood
of Princes Street

-   A collection of photographs of figure subjects artistically arranged by Mr Rejlander of Wolverhampton

13 5 1856

Mr Walker(?)

-   Exhibition of a new portable camera made by Mr Bell of Potterow, capable of taking pictures 8 ins. square, weighing 8 ¾ lbs. without the lens and folding into a space 18 ins. long by 10 broad and 2 ½ deep.

13 5 1856

Mr Horatio Ross

-   Description of  the new Photogalrauographic (?) process of Messrs. Pritsch (?) + exhibition of specimens of prints.

13 5 1856

Mr Wood

-   A portfolio of photographs printed by Mr Sutton by his process of development.

10 6 1856

Mr Drummond,
Ross & Thomson, 
Mr Watson and others

-   Exhibition of photographs

8 7 1856

Capt. Cumrie (?)

-   Exhibition of paper negatives by Dr. Drummond’s process of Views of Bruges, done by Capt. Cumrie (?)

8 7 1856

John Orange

-   An apparatus for carrying a number of prepared glass plates, for transferring them to the camera in the open air one after the other.

8 7 1856

C G H Kinnear

-   A papier maché photo disk made by Messrs Jenners and Bettridge.    "Strongly recommended"

8 7 1856

C G H Kinnear

-   A large lot of photographs of Italy and Germany.

11 11 1856

Mr Mackinlay

-   Exhibition and description of a new form of double stereoscopic camera, taking a series of views in the open air without a dark tent.

11 11 1856

Mr Mackinlay

-   A mode of working the Taupenot (?) & Honey process + exhibition of  some stereoscopic pictures that Mr Mackinlay had taken by these methods.

9 12 1856

N Macpherson

-   Details of N Macpherson’s process of photolithography. 
+ exhibition of two prints by that process.

13 1 1857

-   Exhibition of a collection of photographs was exhibited by Mr. W Johnson

10 2 1857

James Wood

-   Exhibition of a  series of framed photogaloamographic (?) engravings by James Wood 

10 2 1857

MR Orange

-  A series of Photographic Views, exhibited by the magic lantern and lime light.

10 3 1857

[Hon Secretary]

-   Exhibition of and explanation of a new form of portable camera invented by Capt. Fowke RE, and patented in his name by Messrs Hove & ……(?)

12 5 1857

Mr Tunny

-   Exhibition and explanation of Mr Tunny's newly invented apparatus for printing stereoscopic transparencies on wet collodion.

12 5 1857

Mr Walker

-   A number of calotypes exhibited, and  some observations made on the use of cyanide of potass. in the bromo-Iodizing solution.

9 6 1857

Messrs McKinlay & Zeigler,  Prof. Wilson

-   Specimens of negative photographs on albumenized paper were exhibited by Messrs McKinlay & Zeigler and parchment paper by Prof. Wilson.

14 7 1857

Mr Tunny

-  Mr Tunny exhibited pictures by his newly discovered process of heliography.  

15 1 1857

A Bryson

-   Mr A Bryson exhibited and described his apparatus for micro-photography.

 

Exhibits at Meetings:   1856-57     1858-59     1860-62     1863-64     1865-66  

 

 

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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 photogrpahers  -  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.  Details of who owns the copyright of photographs and other mateiral on this 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.   Summary of the updates added to this site each month since the site was launched   Frequently Asked Questions

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