Welcome to my onlie portfolio! My name is Rafal and I'm a freelance Web, Graphic and UX Designer. I've been designing professionally since 1997. I am extremely passionate and enthusiastic about Web and Graphic. I do also code, mainly HTML and CSS.
I have extensive web and graphic design experience. I've worked 7 years for an advertising agency (back in Poland), and few more years (since 2009) for Clients here in Australia.
In my spare time I'm also a photographer, mainly but not exclusively focusing on a sport photography. Here you can see a few samples of my action photography. My full sport photography portfolio is available at kontrymphoto.com.
Graphic DesignI've been in the industry since 1997.
PhotoshopI've been using Ps on Mac and PC since 1997 (v5.0)
DreamweaverI've started using Dw in 2009.
HTML, CSSI've been coding and using HTML and CSS since 2009.
What My Customers Say About Me
Peter P, Free Msg Ltd.
We worked with Mr. Kontrym since March of 2010 and he built out and designed our websites, landing pages, banners and our marketing materials. He created wonderful concepts which satisfied our needs and developed web and graphics accordingly. We still consult with him for our occasional graphics need and the relationship will be continued since it is not easy to find a reliable graphic designer of his capacity.
In conclusion, I would highly recommend Mr. Rafal Kontrym. If his performance in our company is any indication of how would perform in your organization, Mr. Kontrym will be a great asset to your organization.
What is User Experience Design?
User Experience Design (UX) is the process of enhancing user satisfaction by improving the usability, accessibility, and pleasure provided in the interaction between the user and the product.
Why would I need UX designer?
There are hundreds of UX techniques that can be apply to your design. The trick is to know when to use which technique. UX designers have ability to apply the right design to your product.
How much does it cost to hire a UX designer?
It's dependant on level of experience, and project involvement required. Many companies hire UX Designers on a freelance basis, paying daily rates that can vary anywhere from AU $400 to AU $1000.