Paul Donaldson

Paul Donaldson

Lives in Australia Sydney, Australia
Joined on Mar 3, 2003
About me:

Just and amateur with a camera looking to improve my skills by talking to people with common interests, and I travel a lot too (which helps)

Paul Donaldson's recent activity

  • Hi Peter That would be the best way to get this shot, but I unfortunately don’t have a boat, I also think the water in front of this shipwreck is a bit shallow, Assuming the ship has run aground it ...
  • Hi David Thank you for your input, sorry I was not able to respond sooner I was away on a work project for the last few days. Yes David I agree over exposed, the problem was the right hand side of ...
  • Created discussion thread Reclaiming the Land
    Hi All Reclaiming the land. It was too late in the morning to get a really good shot, I should have gotten up early and went down foe the sunrise, I also think the clouds are overexposed, what do ...
  • Hi Damnation Well 3 days lucky you! Murren if you can afford it? Drive to Stechelberg and catch 2 cable cars to the top, walking town (as in no cars) you will need a hotel booking, We stayed at the ...
  • Hi Ian I did this trip with my wife last Sept / Oct I’m based in Parramatta Sydney Australia, and it is our 2 time we have done this, I will work out something for you. Do you have an email you can ...
  • Hi RJ Great image and very well put together, it’s a real wall hanger. What was the location if you don’t mind us asking Regards Paul Donaldson
  • Replied in My Thoughts
    Hi Trout Bum Interesting Name J I’m not a local to the UK or Scotland, I live in Sydney Australia but I do travel to both areas almost yearly so here is my take for you. I have never done the drive ...
  • Hi asoftwind Great stuff I like your contribution mind you Johnny does make my guy look a bit on the small side, but the colours are great and the mystery of the seas looks great in the background. ...
  • Arrrrr!! Walking Dude..Arrrr I like this action pirate you even managed to get the same parrot Arrrrrrr he’s my favourite parrot :-D Shiver me timbers. Well done mate this is a good composite (by ...
  • OK Ok JD Now you have hit the jackpot, I could not have asked for anything more than this. You are awarded 10/10 and have my sincere thanks for all of your efforts. The guy will take this all in ...
  • Hi JDSledge Ha good first start Thanks for your trail I like it but with less conventional clothes he needs to be a bit more swashbuckling if you know what I mean. Paul
  • Created discussion thread I need to turn this guy into a pirate
    Hi all I need your help. I need to turn this guy into a pirate, as you can see he is part the way there with his eye patch and one arm. What he needs now is a Pirates Hat, Parrot on his shoulder ...
  • Hi Rattler Great photos It’s hard to say which is my favourite out of the 5 most likely 1 or 3 if I really had to pick but I have to say I love the sky in your 2nd photo. Sabrina is it time for ...
  • Well done Sabrina I would have done exactly the same as you suggested. Paul Donaldson
  • Hi Bill I’m another fan of number 1. I like the fact that you can see the mountains behind, and the Sky is much more interesting in this one. Not so hot on all the moss and seaweed I know to crop ...
  • Hi Lan Mate don’t cut yourself short, I think this is the best edit I have seen of the photo. I love how you have nicely detailed all the steps that you went though. I don’t know how other members ...
  • Hi David Thank you for all the work you have put into this, I know you do enjoy this forum and I’m sure you share my thoughts about upping this sort of activity (better for all of us) Down to your ...
  • Hi Bing You know I quite like the Mono It does exactly what you are saying makes it very moody indeed, Well done, and good process. Not something I thought of at all. Regards Paul Donaldson
  • Hi Tim Well again thank you for your response. You have given a productive and great outline here of how you feel the images should be processed and importantly why. This is great stuff, To be ...
  • Hi David As per our conversation today please find the original reset raw files exported to jpg files, I would love to see what everyone is able to do with these, to be fair to all is you edit them ...
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