Another of my wintry moody weather shots taken in London. This one is of one of Greenwich’s centrepieces, St Alfege church. Taken on my iPhone 4s … Continue reading St Alfege Church, Greenwich, London
I’m always merging photos, I love the concept, the doing and the result. Until they make a camera that fits in my pocket and does everything … Continue reading Toscana Italian Restaurant, Interiorama
San Isidro is the patron saint of Madrid. They hold a festival every year in May to honour him. This was actually two photos, which have … Continue reading Street Band, Madrid, San Isidro Festival
I can’t take credit for this one, not my photo ! I was unable to find out the source, so I’ve credited the URL where I … Continue reading Sunset Above The Clouds
November last year I think was the Loy Catong festival. I’ve saved a few photos as yet remain unpublished. This is an interesting one as it … Continue reading Beach Party Thai Style – Loy Catong
My visit to the Italian restaurant the other day serendipitously led to getting some photos of it’s interior. This is a huge place inside and these … Continue reading Boy’N’Girl Vespas
Took this off of my balcony recently. It’s just awesome how huge the sky is sometimes and so moody 🙂 It’s 27 photos (landscape) 3 high … Continue reading Ginormous Sky Evening Balcony Panorama
I put pizza in my “spiritual” category. It’s the food of the gods, I could eat it all 24/7/365 and probably never get bored. But like … Continue reading Pizza – YAY !
Quite a few moons ago I used to be a DJ. It’s not on my about page, because I wanted to keep it concise. Who knows maybe one day I’ll be a good enough writer to write a book … … Continue reading Why Blog ? DJ Don Charisma – The Powerblogger Analogy
I posted the non-HDR single shot iPhone pano of this one a few weeks ago. Finally got around to merging a HDR pano I’d taken of … Continue reading Stormy Sunset Over Greenwich Pier – HDR
These guys seem very comfortable, late afternoon siesta 🙂 Most of the time when I see dogs in Thailand in the day time they are sleeping. Sensible really when it’s rediculously hot. I guess they must be enjoying themselves at … Continue reading It’s A Dog’s Life !
I don’t know how to describe this bike, hope I got it right … Thought it was worth a photo anyway, lo0ks like fun, poor man’s … Continue reading “Racing” Quad Bike
Circa 2050 – Google Inc (GOOG) have just announced their new relationship counselling and personal problems resolution services – “Google Mediate”, “Google Counselling” and “Google Talk-To-A-Friend”. It comes only a month after the massive success of their new “Google Telepathy” … Continue reading Why Does My Husband Lie And Ignore Me ? – Google Fun
Looking around for how to quickly turn a photo of myself into a cartoon, well, there’s a lot of crap out there and not much that’s “quick”. So I’ve written a short tutorial on how to cartoon yourself in ONE … Continue reading Cartoon Yourself In ONE Minute
On my way out to take photos of the sunset on the beach … this is what I see 🙂 It’s a one shot deal, HDR, … Continue reading Heavens Breaking Through
I got an email a little while back from my friend here on WordPress, Angie, she said she’d been unable to access her blog. She’s contacted me today to say she’s back on WordPress … her new blog – http://kyangel17.com/about/ Do … Continue reading Welcome Back Angie
I’ve yet to eat here, but looks pretty good … Maybe I’ll do an interior shoot when I do … The impressive greenery certain makes it … Continue reading Italian Restaurant Panorama
This this is uArt … Photoshop fun by Don Charisma … This is my favourite out of the four photos taken. I really love the way she’s … Continue reading uArt – Female Portrait
My professional integrity says that I keep my personal life largely to myself in my work. I find when more problematic/troublesome situations come up, I prefer to work on my art/photography/visual side of things or if I’ve got myself extremely … Continue reading Being Ignored – The SEO Angle
I do love my panorama, and this one takes up extra space on the page … yay ! I haven’t actually managed to track one of … Continue reading Extra Skinny Beach Sunset Towerama
I had a conversation recently with a friend and the phrase came up – “LGBT”. My grey matter seemed to have heard the phrase or acronym before, and eventually with a Gollum’esk strain I remembered … “EGGSES !” Check this … Continue reading What LGBT Means To Me
I had MeArt yesterday …I can’t decide whether I prefer iArt or MeArt … So there’s a poll lower down, let me know what you prefer … Continue reading iArt – Don Charisma Portrait
This is one of my major merging efforts from last year. An absolutely stunning sunset, and a massive wide angle captured. One hell-of-lot of clouds 🙂 … Continue reading Massive Sky Beach Sunset Panorama
I captured this last year during the Loy Catong festival. It’s the alfresco dining area of one of the beach front hotels. Photos (c) Don … Continue reading How The Other Half Dine!
What a day eh, commercial free-loaders and now this in my inbox from a dirty skanky scammer … hopefully this it for today ! Är så ledsen att jag stör, jag är i Limassol, Cypern just nu och jag felplacerad … Continue reading The “Lady In Distress” Scam
Normally I don’t mention names or report every little thing that happens to me on my blog. But when people try to manipulate me and start to lie to me, actually it’s probably in other people’s interest that I blog … Continue reading WARNING: Commercial SEO Free-loaders (Etihad Airways)
I can’t sadly take any credit for this amazing piece of art. It’s not even my photo ! Never-the-less it’s a lovely piece of work. Amazing … Continue reading Street Art – David Walker
First one, bit of an experiment really 🙂 I’ve just retrieved my photo collection from storage – I did a few photoshoots in 2008/2009 … Loving … Continue reading MeArt – Don Charisma Portrait
Moving objects and panoramic photography, well they don’t mix so well … people, cars, boats, jetskis, even waves make the merging process more “complicated” … Thankfully … Continue reading Jetski Beach Sunset Panorama
Last year I took a road trip to the Cambodia border. We stopped at a service station for fuel. And this Cafe is there. I’ve never … Continue reading Cafe Amazon
Stumbled across this little piece of England in Madrid, Spain … Tony does fish and chips, burgers and hotdogs, pies and pasties AND beer and coffees … Continue reading Fat Tony’s – Fish And Chips – Madrid
Another of those conundrums the Google-fairies must lose sleep trying to provide an answer too. In my opinion, no, not all husbands fart so much ! There are several aspects obviously to farting. There’s the quantity of gas expelled, there’s … Continue reading Do All Husbands Fart So Much ?
Before I set sail for pastures greener, I went through of period of clearing out my garage and letting go of my “junk”. There was a financial saving in terms of not having to pay for the storage space on … Continue reading Garage Clearout – Letting Go Of The Past
These guys were photographed on my Nikon camera that was stolen. I was taking a walk on Hampstead Heath in London with a friend when we … Continue reading Mallard Ducks, Hampstead Heath, London
Panorama taken at sunrise from the top floor of my apartment block 🙂 Merged are 8 photos (portrait) with PTGui Pro. Photos taken in Thailand (c) Don … Continue reading Sunrise Panorama
This is the Cutty Sark Clipper ship in Greenwich London … If was taken in 2005 before the fire that nearly destroyed the ship. It’s a one … Continue reading Cutty Sark, Greenwich, London – 2005
This is a really wide angle of the Cutty Sark Clipper ship in Greenwich London … Weather conditions not the greatest for taking a shot, cold, wintry … Continue reading Cutty Sark, Greenwich, London – Streetorama
This is the inside of Churchill place shopping center. Left hand side is Birley’s an overpriced city cafe/deli eatery type of place. Through the glass is … Continue reading Churchill Place, Canary Wharf, London – Interiororama
Techincally it’s Churchill Place, Isle of Dogs, London … but Canary Wharf is more well know. To the left of the photograph is a large Waitrose … Continue reading Churchill Place, Canary Wharf, London – Streetorama
Today’s sunset 🙂 It’s nine (landscape) photos merged with Photoshop Photomerge … Horizon correction on the blink today. Still, nevermind, it adds some character … Photos … Continue reading Beach Sunset Panorama … Today !