Photography – Page 4


Don Charisma’s latest Photography Posts – Page 4


  1. DonCharisma.org Big Buddha Panorama 3 Big Buddha 5th March 2015 - This Big Buddha that can be seen for miles, he’s very large and some might say beautiful πŸ˜€ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to …
  2. Lion Sunset 4th March 2015 - This was taken just at the outskirts of a large home furnishings mall. A very proud lion, with a lovely subtle sunset behind. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our …
  3. Sugar Hut Entrance Panorama 3rd March 2015 - Now this is my kind of hotel … what an entrance … I tell ya, if I had money then this would be somewhere I’d like …
  4. DonCharisma.org Beach Sunset Panorama iPhone Beach Sunset Panorama 2nd March 2015 - Another awesome sunset, warm tones from the sky and the ocean. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers …
  5. Balcony Clouds 1st March 2015 - Clouds shot from the balcony Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re currently offering a 15% promotional …
  6. Balcony Sunset 28th February 2015 - These striking lights in the sky greeted me on my balcony. They look like some kind of search lights, very striking indeed ! Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our …
  7. Cambodia Border Hut 27th February 2015 - It’s where the border runners congregate waiting for their passport’s to come back. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our …
  8. Beach Palm Silhouette Sunset 26th February 2015 - Sunset from behind the palm tree πŸ˜€ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re currently offering a …
  9. Slipway Ocean Sunset Panorama 25th February 2015 - Late evening sunset, I really lovely yellows and blues and the dark tones … the light on the water is a squid fishing boat … taken …
  10. Leafy Road 24th February 2015 - A leafy road, typical of here in Thailand. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re currently offering …
  11. Rocky Beach Sunset Pano 23rd February 2015 - It’s four portrait shots merged with tender loving care in Adobe Photoshop CS6 … There’s some writing in the sand, my Thai is not very good, …
  12. Night Beach Panorama – Loy Catong Festival 22nd February 2015 - Thailand celebrates the Loy Catong festival in November. ‘Loy’ mean float, well float away. And ‘Catong’ is a little boat, well really a floating decoration with …
  13. St Alfege Church – Greenwich, London 21st February 2015 - Another of my wintry moody weather shots taken in London. This one is of one of Greenwich’s centrepieces, St Alfege church. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos …
  14. Sky Lanterns – Loy Catong Festival 20th February 2015 - Here’s a photo of sky lanterns I snapped during the Loy Catong festival in Thailand πŸ™‚ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at …
  15. Sony Alpha A5000 – Compact DSLR Camera – Don Charisma’s New Toy 20th February 2015 - For a couple of weeks I’ve had a new camera, partially funded kindly by a donation to the blog from a benefactor – Thank you ! I chose the Sony Alpha A5000 due to being light weight, inexpensive, highly specified …
  16. Inspiringly Pretty Flowers 19th February 2015 - On my way home I came across these pretty flowers … for some reason beauty always makes me happy and inspires me … so here they …
  17. Ocean Sunset Panorama 18th February 2015 - It’s a fondue of six portrait photos blended over a gentle flame. Fondue technology courtesy Microsoft ICE. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy …
  18. Pizza Ready To Eat 17th February 2015 - 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 …
  19. DonCharisma.org Boaty Sunset Panorama Boaty Sunset Panorama 16th February 2015 - Lovely sunset …with boats πŸ˜€ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re currently offering a 15% promotional …
  20. Murals 15th February 2015 - It’s an odd feeling realising that something isn’t right but not knowing what it is. That’s what happened to me a couple of days ago. I …
  21. Extra Skinny Beach Sunset Towerama 14th February 2015 - It’s tall, it’s beautiful and another lovely Don Charisma creation Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re …
  22. DonCharisma.org Beach Sunset Panorama Dog PTGui-4w-x-1h-P Dog By The Ocean Twilight Panorama 13th February 2015 - This is a twilight panorama, right at the end of the sunset, just before getting very dark. And a black dog waking up from sleeping all …
  23. DonCharisma.org As Man Thinketh Or Makes Telephone Calls As Man Thinketh Or Make Telephone Calls 12th February 2015 - As Man Thinketh or talks on his telephone in picturesque places πŸ™‚ I actually wanted to photograph the massive bore pipe that I imagine is either …
  24. Running Sunset Girl 11th February 2015 - I wasn’t meaning to capture the girl running past, she just happened to pass as I pressed the button. When I got home, I just really …
  25. Thai Boy Hay Cart – Silverlake Vineyard 10th February 2015 - This Thai boy was posing for his mum in a photo and I wanted to photograph at the same time … taken at the Silverlake vineyard …
  26. DonCharisma.org Fisherman Silhouette Sunset 1L Fisherman Silhouette Sunset 9th February 2015 - Almost surreal image of a lone fisherman at sunset. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re currently …
  27. Stunning Cloud Formation – Balcony Panorama 8th February 2015 - We do seem to get a lot of beautiful skies here in Thailand – Grandeur on a biblical scale ! … This is due in part …
  28. DonCharisma.org Beach Walk 7 Trees Tower HDR Beach Walk Tree 7th February 2015 - Trees are one of my favourite captures on camera Β…this one is no exception. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For …
  29. DonCharisma.org Beach Sunset Panorama 2 iPhone Beach Sunset Panorama 6th February 2015 - Enjoy this beach sunset panorama. It’s an iPhone panorama done on the phone with Apple’s built in pano feature … plus a little extra joy added …
  30. DonCharisma.org Chinese Shrine Deity Big Buddha Hill Yin Yang Deity in Dragon Pagoda Shrine 5th February 2015 - The deity is the centre-piece sits on a yin-yang ‘throne’ … Very ornate indeed Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For …
  31. Beautiful Sunset Panorama 4th February 2015 - Another of my favourite sunsets πŸ˜€ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re currently offering a 15% …
  32. Sunbathing Feline 3rd February 2015 - This cat likes sunbathing on the roof of cars … I have a suspicion he’s a boy cat as he didn’t run off when I was …
  33. Mallard Duck Girl, Hampstead Heath, London 2nd February 2015 - I was taking a walk on Hampstead Heath in London with a friend when we stumbled across a group of Mallard ducks. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic …
  34. DonCharisma.org Little Elephant Four Little Elephants – ‘Chang Noy’ 1st February 2015 - These little guys I just couldn’t resist taking a picture of. ‘Chang Noy’ means little elephant in Thai. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to …
  35. DonCharisma.org Graffiti Wall Walkorama ‘ART VENTURE’ Graffiti Wall Walkorama 31st January 2015 - I walked past this Graffiti and it’s one of the best I’ve seen locally. Glad I photographed it, because I went back a few days later …
  36. Racing Quad Motorbike 30th January 2015 - Nice looking machine for getting around in the open air πŸ˜€ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers …
  37. DonCharisma.org Top Floor Sunrise Panorama (Full) PTGui-8w-x-2h-P Scarce Sunrise Panorama 29th January 2015 - Scarce, yes because usually if I get a photo of sunrise it means I didn’t go to sleep yet. I’m a night owl, that’s just how …
  38. Ocean Sunset Panorama Blues And Yellows 28th January 2015 - Very wide angle on an amazing blue and yellow sky for sunset. Merged 6 photos using Photoshop. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy …
  39. Pretty Picture, Silverlake Vineyard 27th January 2015 - I made a visit a Thai vineyard – ‘Silverlake’. It’s a bit of tourist attraction, mainly with Thai people as visitors, very popular actually. There’s lots …
  40. DonCharisma.org Big Buddha View Panorama 2 View from Big Buddha Hill – North Side 26th January 2015 - View from the hill on which sits the Big Buddha Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re …
  41. DonCharisma.org Thai Pussy Cat On Power Cables 2 Cat On Power Cables 25th January 2015 - As you can see this little cat likes to chill out on the power cables next to a junction box. She’s a bit difficult to see …
  42. Sea Shell Macro 24th January 2015 - The subject of the photo is tiny only maybe 5-10mm across. This was the first shot and the least blurry. I think he’s actually the original …
  43. Roman Solider Statue 23rd January 2015 - Stealthy roman soldier ! Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re currently offering a 15% promotional discount …
  44. DonCharisma.org Chinese Shrine Dragon Pillar 3 - Big Buddha Hill Dragon Pillar 22nd January 2015 - The pagoda shrine is supported by four pillars adorned with orate Chinese dragons. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our …
  45. DonCharisma.org Black Pussy Cat Under Dragon - Big Buddha Hill Cat Under The Dragon’s Belly 21st January 2015 - This black cat with white bib likes to chill out under the belly of a dragon … This cat lives in the busiest most touristy bit …
  46. DonCharisma.org Chinese Story Wall - Big Buddha Hill Gratitude Story Wall 20th January 2015 - There are 24 scenes depicting gratitude. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re currently offering a 15% …
  47. DonCharisma.org Chinese Horses - Big Buddha Hill Horse Statues 19th January 2015 - Horses from the big Buddha hill. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re currently offering a 15% …
  48. DonCharisma.org Big Buddha 1 - Big Buddha Hill Big Buddha 18th January 2015 - This Big Buddha that can be seen for miles, he’s very large and some might say beautiful πŸ˜€ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to …
  49. Calm Ocean Sunset Panorama 17th January 2015 - Nice sunset over calm ocean πŸ™‚ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re currently offering a 15% …
  50. Al Fresco Buffet With Lanterns – Loy Catong Festival 16th January 2015 - Taken during last year’s Loy Catong festival in Thailand in November. Al fresco buffet with lovely coloured lanterns πŸ™‚ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available …
  51. Thai Columns 15th January 2015 - These are columns at the entrance to one of the beachfront hotels. Western architecture isn’t really like this, so something different for you to see πŸ™‚ …
  52. DonCharisma.org Beach Sunset PTGui (2w-x2h-L) Ocean Sunset Panorama 14th January 2015 - This panorama has lovely copper yellows, really pleased with this one πŸ™‚ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog …
  53. Cambodia Mango Tree 13th January 2015 - Mango tree, which was intertwined with a couple of other species, bamboo and some kind of palm. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy …
  54. DonCharisma.org Road Side Flowers - Big Buddha Hill Road Side Flowers 12th January 2015 - Some beautiful blooms aside the road on the way home from visiting the Big Buddha. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. …
  55. Stormy Sky Balcony Sunset 11th January 2015 - A stormy sky during sunset. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re currently offering a 15% promotional …
  56. DonCharisma.org Beach Sunet Panorama PTGui-4w-x-1h-P Beachlights And Sunset Panorama 10th January 2015 - An evening scene on the beach, trees, beach lights and a tower in the background. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. …
  57. DonCharisma.org Sunset Beach Panorama 2 PTGui (6w-x-1h-P) Beach Panorama At Sunset 9th January 2015 - I do love my big sky panoramas, this one is no exception. Towerblocks add an extra dimension. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy …
  58. DonCharisma.org Cool Tree 2 - Big Buddha Hill Tree of Awesomeness 8th January 2015 - This tree is absolutely stunning, it’s tall and wide and so much greenery … or is it three trees ? Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are …
  59. Busy Days ~ Forgetful Friends 7th January 2015 - Good friends all know that I’m impossibly forgetful over important dates and keeping in touch. What seems to happen is that I get focused on what I’m doing, and time just evaporates. I’d say it’s a male thing, but I’m …
  60. DonCharisma.org The Buddha Round The Back - Big Buddha Hill The Buddha Round The Back 7th January 2015 - Round the side of the top of the big Buddha hill there’s a ‘mezzanine’ area, which most people don’t even have a look at … Well …
  61. Guest Bloggers WANTED – “Team Charisma World People” – UPDATE 6th January 2015 - Team Charisma World PeopleΒ has surpassed my wildest expectations, having received many thousands of likes, page views and comments. WELL DONE to my team – it’s been an honour to have collaborated with you all ! We’ve published now five submissions …
  62. Big Buddha II Pano – Khao Chee Jan 6th January 2015 - Here’s the Khao Chee Jan Big Buddha the cropped version. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re …
  63. Black Beach Cats 5th January 2015 - I saw these two beauties on my evening walk by the beach … they are often quite timid here in Thailand, but helps if you smile …
  64. Sky Lanterns And Fireworks – Loy Catong Festival 4th January 2015 - Taken during the Loy Catong festival in Thailand. Somehow I managed to get a firework and a good shot of a sky lanterns … How, I …
  65. Huge Sky Beach Sunset Panorama 3rd January 2015 - Thirty-four portrait photos joined together to form a very large sky. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers …
  66. “The Wand Of Narcissism” – Don Charisma’s Opinion 3rd January 2015 - In the good old days to get a self-portrait out of camera, you had to either be very dexterous or ask a passer-by. The passer-by option was a little risky in some places, because thieves might just run off with …
  67. Thai Lions 2nd January 2015 - These guys are ‘guarding’ one of the seafront hotels. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re currently …
  68. DonCharisma.org Loy Catong Beach Panorama-PTGui (3w-x-1h-P) Night Beach Panorama – Loy Catong Festival 1st January 2015 - Thailand celebrates the Loy Catong festival in November. ‘Loy’ mean float, well float away. And ‘Catong’ is a little boat, well really a floating decoration with …
  69. Beach Sunset Panorama 31st December 2014 - This one is 9 photos painstakingly and lovingly weaved together to form one beauty of a photo with Photoshop Photomerge. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are …
  70. Guest Bloggers WANTED – “Team Charisma World People” – UPDATE 30th December 2014 - We’ve published submission now from three of the five of our winners. ALL were a great success in my eyes, and by the looks in readers eyes with hundreds of hits. Thank you my friends for taking part, you all …
  71. DonCharisma.org Big Buddha Panorama 1 Big Buddha 30th December 2014 - This Big Buddha that can be seen for miles, he’s very large and some might say beautiful πŸ˜€ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to …
  72. DonCharisma.org Speedboat Bananaboat And Jetski Speedboat, Bananaboat and Jetski 29th December 2014 - The speedboat really caught my eye, and even more striking out of the water than in due to the brightly coloured paint job. Really a very …
  73. Rocky Beach Sunset Panorama Yellows 28th December 2014 - It is lovely, I can’t think of anything that says it better Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog …
  74. Stormy Sunset Over Greenwich Pier 27th December 2014 - It’s the pier used to catch a boat in Greenwich, London, on a rather cloudy cold moody evening. Sunset London style ! Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic …
  75. DonCharisma.org Sky Lantern Man - Loy Catong Festival Sky Lantern Man – Loy Catong Festival 26th December 2014 - Here’s a really nice photo of this man just releasing a sky lantern into the heavens to join it’s many friends. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos …
  76. DonCharisma.org First Pond Panoarama Pond Panorama, Lower Big Buddha Hill 25th December 2014 - A bit lower down the hill from the Big Buddha, there is a whole different area that has Chinese Buddhas and two duck/koi-carp ponds. Here’s the …
  77. Overhanging Tree Beach Sunset Panorama 24th December 2014 - They have these trees in Thailand which seem to grow sideways … how, I have no clue ! Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to …
  78. Extra Skinny Ocean Sunset Towerama 23rd December 2014 - Extra skinny so you can see the whole of the heavens πŸ™‚ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog …
  79. Stormy Skies Over The Ocean 22nd December 2014 - Usually when the sun is setting my camera is pointing a full 90 degrees clockwise away from here … but the stormy sky here was actually …
  80. 4 Easy Ways To Make Text Stand Out Using Photoshop 21st December 2014 - Photoshop is a powerful tool for Photography and Graphic Design. It actually took me a long time to figure out how to get text to stand out – so in reading this you’re getting an extreme shortcut in your learning …
  81. DonCharisma.org Fan Palm PTGui-1w-x-3h-L Travellers Palm Towerama 21st December 2014 - Travellers palm tree that grows like a fan. Taken at a motorway filling station. Three photos (landscape orientation) merged together with PRGui Pro. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our …
  82. Guest Bloggers WANTED – “Team Charisma World People” – UPDATE 21st December 2014 - All is progressing perfectly with the event. I’m happy I kept it cozy, there’s always a lot of work that goes in behind the scenes, a select number of participants means it’s a joy for me πŸ˜€ I’ve been in …
  83. DonCharisma.org Loy Catong How To Do A Sky Lantern 2 Loy Catong How To Do A Sky Lantern 2 20th December 2014 - Thais like to celebrate with Sky Lanterns. These are a paper ‘balloon’ with a burner underneath. First the burner must be attached to the lantern with …
  84. Calm Ocean Sunset Panorama 19th December 2014 - Very calm ocean sunset … with swimming guy πŸ™‚ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re currently …
  85. DonCharisma.org Beach Walk 1 Hotel HDR ‘Paradise’ Beachfront Hotel 18th December 2014 - One of the lovely beach front hotels, swimming, palm trees …anyone for a cocktail ? Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. …
  86. DonCharisma.org Tree Variegated Vine Towerama PTGui-1w-x-5h-P Tree Variegated Vine Extra Skinny Towerama 17th December 2014 - This tree grows just outside my apartment block. It’s got some kind of Variegated vine (Breadfruit) that grows up it. Imagine standing at the foot of …
  87. Heavens Breaking Through 16th December 2014 - On my way out to take photos of the sunset on the beach … this is what I see πŸ™‚ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are …
  88. Beach Sunset Panorama 15th December 2014 - Swimmers, beach, beautiful sunset and clouds πŸ˜€ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re currently offering a …
  89. Dark Beach Sunset Panorama 14th December 2014 - It’s nine (landscape) photos merged with Photoshop Photomerge … Dark skies ! Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog …
  90. DonCharisma.org-Eight-Headed-Dragon-5-Big-Buddha-Hill Eight Headed Dragon – Big Buddha Hill 13th December 2014 - There are Two Eight headed dragons 200 feet long that guard the staircase up to the big Buddha. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to …
  91. Piccadilly Circus/Regent Street, London 12th December 2014 - Lovely photo taken with my old camera using the railing as a ‘tripod’. I’m standing on Regent Street looking towards Piccadilly Circus Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic …
  92. Gorgeous Sunset Panorama 11th December 2014 - Fantastic, super sunset panorama, 9 landscape shots merged in Photoshop. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re …
  93. DonCharisma.org Streetscape Towerama PTGui-1w-x-2h-P Streetscape Towerama, Power Cables And Tower-Blocks 10th December 2014 - Thai’s do love to put their power cables overhead, much to the disappointment of those who like those unblemished urban views. Personally I reckon they are …
  94. Sunset Balcony Towerama 9th December 2014 - Sunset from my balcony πŸ˜€ Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re currently offering a 15% promotional …
  95. DonCharisma.org Nice Pad 2 Panorama PS-8w-x-1h-P Nice Pad 2 – Panorama 8th December 2014 - I could certainly see myself living somewhere like this. It’s moments from the beach, a lovely garden. Only downside is the tower-blocks that seem to overlook, …
  96. Rocky Ocean Sunset Panorama 7th December 2014 - Rocks with an amazing sunset. Four photos merged with PTGui Pro. Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers …
  97. DonCharisma.org Thai Traditional Buddhist Shrine On The Beach – Traditional Thai Shrine 6th December 2014 - The Thais pray at these Shrines which are everywhere. They also ‘wai’ them as they walk past. To wai is to hold the hands together in …
  98. Street Food – Meat And Fish 5th December 2014 - This lady is selling and cooking meats and fish Β… Enjoy πŸ˜€ Our fantastic photos are available to buy at Photos.DonCharisma.com. For our blog readers we’re …
  99. DonCharisma.org Palm Trees PTGui-5w-x-1h-P Palm Tree Panorama 4th December 2014 - These palm trees are just outside my building. Just behind them is the swimming pool. Impossible to get this in one shot because of cars and …
  100. Thai Buddhist Shrine 3rd December 2014 - These little shrines are everywhere in Thailand. This one is one of the more ornate ones, I pass on my daily walk along the beach. Enjoy …