Summary

My name is George and this is my portfolio and blog. I have a background in Town Planning, Spatial Information Systems and Photography. I have been working in local government for the past 7 years.

For my business I supply photographic products to clients in the Greater Sydney Metropolitan Area for advertising and promotional work; imagery for architecture and property; corporate events or functions; fashion and cosplay portraiture. A sample of my work can be found here.

Resume

Experience

  • 2015-Current - Spatial Information Officer, Hawkesbury City Council
  • 2013-Current - Sole Trader, George Wong Photography
  • 2011-2013 - Strategic Planner, Parramatta City Council
  • 2010-2011 - Strategic Planner, Strathfield Council
  • 2007-2009 - Trainee Planner, Fairfield City Council

Qualifications

  • 2016-2016 - Mapping On The Web, Riverina Institute of TAFE
  • 2014-2015 - Diploma of Spatial Information Systems, Sydney Institute of TAFE
  • 2007-2011 - Bachelor of Urban Planning, Honors, University of New South Wales

Skills / Experience

  • Digital photography; image retouching; colour management; lighting interor and exterior scenes; studio photography.
  • Project management; urban planning; NSW environmental planning law; local government operations; development assessment; strategic land use planning; preparation of planning proposals; preparing environmental planning instruments.
  • Spatial information services; infrastructure asset management; spatial data entry, management and maintenance; geoprocessing; cartography; land management; property and rating; database administration; extract, transform and load operations; FME automation tools; ESRI ArcMaps, CityEngine.
  • Computer game engines; 3D data visualisation; CryEngine; 3D modelling; architectural design.
  • Web design; HTML5; JavaScript; CSS.

Photography Bookings

Photography is my passion and livelihood. Contact me if you wish to discuss a job. For a quote, please attach a brief and some information regarding your works request. Generally I can work within your budget or I will estimate based on the information you supply at the time of the quotation.

I take bookings for the following:
  • Architecture and building designs
  • Commercial shop fit-outs
  • Residential house or apartments
  • Advertising material for publications
  • Early education or child care centres
  • Corporate events or private functions
  • Portraits and corporate headshots
  • Lifestyle publications or editorials
  • Cosplay
No weddings.

Spatial Information Services

I maintain and update land and property information for a local government organisation in NSW, Australia. I'm responsible for updating road infrastructure asset layers in the corporate spatial information system. I can also produce cartographic or map like products for Council Reports, Local Environmental Plans and Maps, and custom map-like products for the general public.


PHOTOGRAPHY

Personal Work

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Client Work

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