- 9 January 1899
Croydon, Queensland, Australia
- 1 January 1984
Everton Park, Queensland, Australia
- Painter and Professional photographer
- Alternative Names
Known as C.D., Dorothy Coleman was a successful commercial photographer known for her photographs of society people in Brisbane. An innovative photographer, C.D. was highly sought after for the effects she could achieve in portraiture and dance photography. C.D.'s photography was published widely in newspapers and magazines of the time. She employed and trained a number of women photographers and colourists in her photographic studio.