This years pinhole photo walk will take us around
We will meet outside the
Brunton auditorium (Ladywell Way, Musselburgh EH21 6AA) at 10:30am and meander through the historic and modern parts, also taking in the river and shore. The LRT buses 26, 30 and 44 stop just outside the Brunton.
We will have a stop for coffee at 11:30am and then go on to lunch about 1:30pm.
Everyone is welcome and we will have plenty of spare cameras and advice for first time pinhole photographers. Please email if you have any questions.
Check out our other
pinhole photography posts for inspiration and DIYs.
We will be having a little drinks reception to introduce the exhibition.
From 5:30pm 6th March.
Download a copy of the catalogue from the exhibition page.
We will be having a festive print swap at our next meeting on December 11th. Bring one photographic print no bigger than A4 to be randomly swapped on the evening. An anonymising envelope will be provided.
Also find out the results of the “loo-men” experiments!
Wonderful weather for our final Summer Sunday photography outing of 2018.
We started under the Tay Bridge –
Before crossing to see the new V&A and having our usual modest lunch in Dundee city center!
We rounded off the day by visiting
Tentsmuir Forest and Beach for some seawater cyanotypes and exploration.
regular 2nd Tuesday monthly meeting is on the 9th of October, everyone welcome. Bring your Russian Cameras and prints as it it all month. Red October
Some details from the fascinating tour of the SS Explorer last weekend.
Find out how to join the society and help with their restoration plans at
If you have any photos for postcards etc. please email them in.
Our next photo-walk is on the
30th of September where we will celebrate Cyanotype Day in the Dundee Area.
Tour of SS Explorer
The Last Steam Trawler
Saturday, 15th September.
An opportunity to take a tour of t he photographically fascinating SS Explorer – one of the last steam trawlers in the world – a unique survivor of our maritime heritage. The SS Explorer Preservation Society are currently securing her future in the Edinburgh Dock, Leith.
RSVP by Wednesday 12th September to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Explorer will need to know how many folks to expect x2 days in advance.
Stout footwear with a good grip is absolutely essential!
Visitors must bring photo ID to show at the security gate.
On the Day:
Meet 11:30 sharp nearby port security cabin Bath Rd
Photography on-board is actively encouraged – but be aware that for security reasons Forth Ports forbid photography in the surrounding area, including the approach to the ship.
Tours are FREE – but the SSE Preservation Society are ever appreciative of visitors leaving donations towards their restoration efforts!
World Press Photo We will be meeting in the exhibition to have a look round at 11am on Tuesday 14th August. The exhibition is free but please remember that you have to pass through the Parliaments security (no scissors!) to get in.
We will discuss the exhibition over a coffee afterwards. Everyone welcome.
(Remember due to the festival there will be no regular monthly meeting at Spoon this month.)
Summer Polaroids by O Dean
Hope everyone enjoyed the outing last Sunday – if you have any photos to share please email them in or add to the Flickr pool. If you are on Insagram or Twitter tag them with #edinburghlofi.
Next outing is on the
26th of August to Culross and Limekilns. Email for lunch reservations and car-pool. More information on our route mid month.
This summers photowalks will be –
July – Almondell and Calderwood Country Park
August – Culross and Limekilns Fife
September – Cyanotype Day and the Dundee Area
Please see the event listings linked above for full details.
We will car-pool and book a pub lunch on each outing – please email to register interest for these. Everyone welcome.