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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?  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

 

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

PSS - Exhibits at Meetings

1863-64

Items were regularly exhibited at PSS Meetings.  See below:

Date of Meeting

Exhibitor

 Items exhibited  -
 
1863-6
4

13 1 1863

JG Tunny

-   The Harrison Lens

13 1 1863

A Claudet

-   A series of enlarged framed portraits by A Claudet

13 1 1863

London Stereoscope Company

-   A case of 100 stereographs of the International Exhibition 

13 1 1863

Thomas Sutton

-   Panoramic views of Bath

13 1 1863

Thomas Sutton

-   Patent albumenised paper with specimen prints

13 1 1863

John Pouncy

-   Photolithography

13 1 1863

-   A series of enlarged framed portraits by A Claudet

10 2 1863

John Pouncy

-   Specimens of carbon prints from negatives by Kinnear

10 2 1863

T Bell + others

-   Specimens of prints on Sutton’s patent albumenised paper

10 2 1863

TB Johnston

-   Prints from a Lithograph tracing of a Photograph

10 11 1863

-   Photo-Diaphanie - for transfer to Porcelain, Glass or Wood

-   Transfer Paper for Photo-Diaphanie

-   Enamelled Paper 

-   Exhibits by the patentees of Casket or Crystal Tube Miniatures.

10 11 1863

Messrs Harvey, Reynolds  & Fowler, Leeds

-   Exhibition of specimens of Messrs Harvey, Reynolds  & Fowler's new art “Photodiaphronic”, by which the photographic film can be transferred onto glass, porcelain, wood, &c.

10 11 1863

Mr Kemp, Hereford

-   4 prints, specimens of his dry process from Mr Kemp, Hereford.

10 11 1863

William Walker

-   A new Medallion lens, camera and stand by William Walker.

8 12 1863

William Blair

-   Carbon prints in different stages, some of which have been finished as far back as 1859.

8 12 1863

HG Watson

-   An improved developing plate holder

12 1 1864

J Ramsay L’Amy

-   A new portraiture rest

12 1 1864

Sir David Brewster

-   Specimens of photo-microscopes 

9 2 1864

Thomas Sutton

-   A new view camera and apparatus 

-   Views taken with this camera

9 2 1864

Sir David Brewster

-   The Nocturnal Stereoscope, invented and patented by Joseph Wood, optician and philosophical instrument maker, Birkby Nr. Huddersfield

     "Its peculiarity consisted in having an apparatus by which various coloured screens could be introduced behind the transparent picture changing the effect from cold to warm or from sun to moonlight." 

8 3 1864

Sir David Brewster

-   Specimens of the photo-microscope, as applied to the precious stones or imitations of them, as made by  M M Dagron & Co, Opticians in Paris 

8 3 1864

Joseph W Swan
Newcastle on Tyne

-   Carbon Process by the new process. 

    "These were considered by the meeting as quite perfect."

12 4 1864

John Moffat

-   Portraits taken by the light of magnesium wire in combustion, the exposure being 60 seconds.

12 4 1864

Me..(?) Brothers, Manchester

-   Portraits and copies of busts taken by the same light.

12 4 1864

Mr Pringle of Messrs Ross & Turnbull

-   The Apparatus Invented and constructed by M Dagron of Paris for taking Photo-micrograms 

8 11 1864

A Marion, Son & Co, London

-   Specimens of the new Diamond Cameo Portraits of Messrs Window & Bridge

13 12 1864

The Pantascopic  Company, London

-   The improved patent panatascopic camera, including an angle of 120 degrees

13 12 1864

Pumphrey Bros

-   Christmas Cards for Medallion portraits

13 12 1864 

CJ Burnet

-   Uranium prints

 

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

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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