Following is a selection of some magazine covers where Ron's work has been published. To list a few: Life, Time, National Geographic World, Forbes, Esquire, Islands, Family Fun, Conde Nast Traveler, Outside, Powder, Runner's World, Ski, Surfer's Journal, Snowboarder, and Windsurfer.

Ron has been published in numerous books including the recent Day in a Life series, "24/7" and the ASMP "10,000 Eyes". He also has 6 books that are solely his work. This includes the coffee table book "Under a Maui Sun". This past year, he won "Best Sports Photo" and "Best in Show" in the Professional Photographer's of America photography contest. The previous year, his photograph of a surfer in the barrel of a wave won first place in the International Photography Awards, Sports Category.

His photography of hula dancer, Imehana Mitchell, captured first place for the third year in a row in the Wailea Destination Association travel journalism awards. His poster of Kilauea volcano, called "Volcanic Fury", was also awarded first place in the Hawaii Visitors Bureau travel journalism contest.