Curriculum Vitae CV

Derek Wong

Commercial Photographer + Multimedia Specialist


2007 to Present – Analog and digital photography –
All digital and film formats, Chemical developing and printing, Film Digitizing, Traditional and digital darkroom.
Editing software used:
– Corel Paint Shop Pro, Corel Draw, Nikon Capture NX, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, Traditional darkroom techniques for silver gelatin printing.
Equipment used:
Digital – Nikon D800, D80, D70 / Olympus OMD.
135 Format  – Nikon F5 , Nikon F4, Nikon FE, Nikon F, Minolta SRT , XK, Exakta and others.
Medium Format – Rolleiflex T, Mamiya 645, and others.
Large Format – Speed Graphic 4×5, Crown Graphic 2 ¼ x 3 ¼ , Calumet 4×5.
Various darkroom equipment including enlargers for all formats.
Epson V4490 and V500 film scanner.
Smith Victor Studio Flashes.

2005 to Present – Sound and Audio Production –
Record, edit and master up to 8 input sources on both digital and analog equipment, basic mixing from pa and studio consoles.
Software used: Audacity
Equipment used: 8 channel mixing board, pa system operation, and digital audio workstation.

2001 to Present – Digital Media Practices –
General Knowledge of HTML and CSS, Social media and blogging platforms, Portfolio creation, WordPress and Joomla platform, embedding, page layout, SEO, editing and production software.

2009 to Present – Vintage camera and related equipment repair –
Research and complete repairs for all major brands of photographic equipment from 1905 forward, parts fabrication and replacement, electronic and mechanical repair skills.

2010 to Present –  Videography –
Record and render SD and HD formats from a variety of sources, Super 8mm film editing and production. Live Broadcast Director and Producer.
Software used: DaVinci Resolve, Adobe After effect, VMix
Equipment used: Various Canon, Panasonic and Nikon bodies, Various super 8 cameras and projectors.

2017 – 2019 – Video Operator – the Berlin Raceway, Marne, MI – NASCAR Affiliated

2016 – 2019 – Official Photographer for the Muskegon Lumberjacks Hockey Organization – United States Hockey League.

2017 – 2018 – 
Official Photographer for the Muskegon Risers Soccer Club – National Premier Soccer League / Major Arena Soccer II.

2018 – Director and Specialist for the live steam – Mona Shores HS America’s Tallest Singing Christmas Tree Live from Frauenthal Center.

2019 – Director of Broadcast – Simulcast (Online & Cable) Mona Shores High School America’s Tallest Singing Christmas Tree Live from Frauenthal Center (+Blu-Ray)

2020 – Director of Broadcast – Reeths Puffer Public Schools, Spring Lake Public Schools, North Muskegon Public Schools, Fruitport Community Schools – Graduations.

2017 – Present – Multimedia Specialist and Producer at O’Riley Media Group

2017 – Present – Specialist and Reporter for

2019 – Present – Director of Muskegon Tonight Live! A Local Talk show.

2019 – Present – Director and Specialist for the local PEG Channel 96 Muskegon with live City Commission Meeting broadcast, other programming and automation (Cable TV, WEB, ROKU & FIRE TV).

Selected Work

[Book] [Rock Chick by Kristen Ashley, ISBN-10: 1849231842] [Panorama – Book

Cover] [2009]

[Book] [Rock Chick Rescue by Kristen Ashley, ISBN-10: 1849234752] [Panorama –

Book Cover] [2009]

[Book] [Rock Chick Redemption by Kristen Ashley, ISBN-10: 1453720693] [Panorama –

Book Cover] [2010]

[Book] [The United States, Michigan by ABDO Publishing CO.] [Transportation/Wayne

Co Airport Chapter] [2009] [Under Creative Commons License]

[Printed Matter] [General Michigan Brochure – Cover] [Michigan Economic

Development Corporation / State of Michigan] [ Straits of Mackinac Panorama ]

[September 2011]

[Online] [Soundzine Issue #4] [Oct, 2007]

[Online] [Soundzine Issue #9] [June, 2009]

[Online] [WZZM13 News “More than 3,000 Still Without Power In West Michigan”]

[Live Wire] [19 OCT 2007]

[Online] [] [ Grand Rapids Convention and Visitors Bureau] [Grand

Rapids Panorama] [2010] [Under Custom Release]

[Online] [ Michigan Economic Development Corporation ] [ ] [Grand Rapids and Mackinac Strait Panorama]

[April, 2011] [Under Custom Release]

[Online] [ Michigan Allergy and Asthma Society] [ ] [

Mackinac Bridge Sunset] [ 2011] [ CC]

[Multi] [Kodak.Com and Kodak’s Digital Billboard at Times Square, NYC] [ Father’s

Day Event ] [ Dad at Mackinaw City ] [June 2011]

[Television] [WZZM13 News – weather photos section] [Fire Rainbow] [April 2008]

[Gallery] [Opening Reception of The Darkroom at Division 9 Gallery] [Miss Lisa’s]

[March 2013]

[Online] [USHL Muskegon Lumberjacks] [2016-2018 Season]

[Online] [PASL / M.2 Muskegon Risers] [2016-2019 Season]

[Printed Matter] [ Poster for Muskegon Lumberjacks Charitable Foundation for Dr. Suess’s Night ] [2018]

[Printed Matter] [Program Covers for Muskegon Lumberjacks Hockey Organization] [Dec 2018 – Apr 2019]

[Arena] [ Hype Videos for Muskegon Lumberjacks Hockey Organization] [2018-2019 season]

[Broadcast] [Mona Shores Singing Christmas Tree Live Broadcast at the Frauenthal Theater] [Director and Producer of Broadcast] [2018, 2019] [2019+Blu Ray]

[Broadcast] [Muskegon Tonight – Live!] [Director and Producer of Broadcast] [2019]

[TV Commercial] [City of Muskegon 150th Anniversary Commercial Series (1-3)] [Produced By] [2019]

[Broadcast] [Pre Game Live at Mona Shores Vs Muskegon Football Game] [Simulcast to Web and Cable TV from remote Location] [ Director and Producer ] [2019]