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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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History of Photography in Edinburgh

Introduction

1

Lauriston Castle
 

Page 1

2

Early History of
Photography

Page 2

3

Types of Camera and  Photo

Page 3

4

Photographic
Societies

Page 4

5

Professional
Photographers

Page 5

 

History of Photography in Scotland

Talk  at

Lauriston Castle

Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh

11 September  2012

 

1.

A few

Views

of

Lauriston Castle

  

(A)

Lauriston Castle

Exterior Views

1.

Frontage

2006

Lauriston House, Edinburgh

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photograph taken April 14, 2006

 

2.

East Wing

2006

Lauriston House, Edinburgh

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photograph taken April 14, 2006

 

3.

East Wing

Zoom-in

2012

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken September 6, 2012

 

4.

East Wing Chimneys

Zoom-in Again

2012

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken September 6, 2012

 

5.

NE Corner of the Castle

2006

Lauriston House, Edinburgh

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photograph taken April 14, 2006

 

6.

Croquet

On one of the lawns between Lauriston Castle and the Firth of Forth

2012

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken September 6, 2012

 

7.

Tree

In the Arboretum
NE of Lauriston Castle

2012

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                  Photograph taken September 6, 2012

 

8.

Pond in Spring

and 'Diane' statue

2006

Lauriston House, Edinburgh

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                                   Photograph taken April 14, 2006

 

9.

Pond in Summer

and 'Diane' statue

2010

Lauriston Castle Gardens, Edinburgh  -  August 2010

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                              Photograph taken August 23, 2010

10.

Pond in Summer

and 'Diane' statue

2012

Lauriston House, Edinburgh

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken September 6, 2012

11.

Statue in the Pond

'Diane'

Roman goddess of the Hunt

2012

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken September 6, 2012

 

12.

Statue in the Pond

'Diane'

Roman goddess of the Hunt

2012

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs   peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                                                                                                                                        Photograph taken September 6, 2012

 

 

(B)

Lauriston Castle

Interior Views

1.

Plan

of the Principal Rooms of Lauriston Castle

Lauriston Castle - Plan of the Principal Rooms

  Copyright: City of Edinburgh Museum s & Galleries

 

2.

Main Staircase

Lauriston Castle - Entrace Hall and Staircase - October 2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  with acknowledgement to City of Edinburgh Museum s & Galleries.                                                                                                                                                 Photo taken October 18, 2011

 

3.

Reception Hall

Lauriston Castle - Reception Hall Table - October 2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  with acknowledgement to City of Edinburgh Museum s & Galleries.                                                                                                                                                  Photo taken October 18, 2011

 

4.

Oak Room

Lauriston Castle - The Oak Room - October 2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  with acknowledgement to City of Edinburgh Museum s & Galleries                                                                                                                                                 Photo taken: October 18, 2011

 

5.

Dining Room

Lauriston Castle - Dining Room - October 2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  with acknowledgement to City of Edinburgh Museum s & Galleries                                                                                                                                                Photo taken: October 18, 2011

 

6.

Mrs Reid's Bedroom

Lauriston Castle - Mrs Reid's Bedroom - October 2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  with acknowledgement to City of Edinburgh Museum s & Galleries                                                                                                                                               Photo taken: October 18, 2011

 

7.

Sitting Room

Lauriston Castle - Sitting Room, Newspapers on the Table - October 2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  with acknowledgement to City of Edinburgh Museum s & Galleries                                                                                                                                                 Photo taken: October 18, 2011

 

8.

Drawing Room

Lauriston Castle - The Drawing Room - October 2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  with acknowledgement to City of Edinburgh Museum s & Galleries                                                                                                                                               Photo taken: October 18, 2011

 

9.

Drawing Room

Lauriston Castle - Library Window - October 2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  with acknowledgement to City of Edinburgh Museum s & Galleries                                                                                                                                                 Photo taken: October 18, 2011

 

10.

Library Window

Lauriston Castle - Library Window - October 2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  with acknowledgement to City of Edinburgh Museum s & Galleries                                                                                                                                                 Photo taken: October 18, 2011

 

11.

Kitchen

Now the Lecture Hall

Lauriston Castle - Kitchen - October 2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  with acknowledgement to City of Edinburgh Museum s & Galleries                                                                                                                                               Photo taken: October 18, 2011

 

12.

Clock on the Kitchen Wall

Now the Lecture Hall Wall

Lauriston Castle - Kitchen - zoom-in to clock and pans  -  October 2011

  Copyright: Peter Stubbs  with acknowledgement to City of Edinburgh Museum s & Galleries                                                                          Photo taken: October 18, 2011

 

 

 

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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