Talk, followed by wine reception and private view of the exhibition of photographs - Cairo to Constantinople - taken by Francis Bedford in 1862 during a tour of the Middle East with the Prince of Wales.
A talk by Norman McBeath about the way his experience of living in the Middle East influenced his development as a photographer with reference to the 1862 Middle East Tour made by the Prince of Wales and the work of the photographer Francis Bedford.
Tickets (£10/£8) must be booked in advance. Telephone 0131 557 2500
Palace of Holyroodhouse and The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh, 2 May 2013 from 18.30-20.00pm