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Ronald has a passion for 35mm photography, astronomy and extreme weather!

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
AWARDS & HONORS
 
 
Published Articles and Photos
 
Sky and Telescope Magazine, Sky Publishing Co. - - June 2003
Astronomy Magazine, Klambach Publishing Co. - - 2001/2002
SkyNews Magazine, Canada - - May/June 2003
Nature Photographer Magazine, Maine - - 2003/2004/2005/2006
     2007/2013
Exposure Gallery Magazine - - 2004/2005
Today's Photographer (IFPO) - - 2004
PSA Journal (Cover) - - 2005/2007
Photographer's Forum - - 2005
Circle of Photographers - - Best of 2004
South County Independent - June 2004 / May 2007
The Chariho Times - June 2004
The Narragansett Times - July 2006 / March 2007
Rhode Island Family - July 2006
The Charlestown Press - May 2007
Wood River Press - May 2007 / February 2009 / March 2011 / February 
       2013 / February 2014
Sea Star - Frosty Drew Newsletter - Spring/Summer 2010
Learning Connection - March/April 2007 - Nov/Dec 2008 -
       April/May/June 2009
New York Institute of Photography - June/July 2005
EASTCONN Community & Adult Ed. Spring 2012 Catalog Cover
Franklin Press, press release on Woodshed Gallery instruction, 3/12
The Planetary Report, June 2013, vol.33, No.2, "My Sky" section,
    "Leonid Meteor Fireball in Orion" image and text
Nature Photographer Magazine, Summer 2013, "Showcase of Images",
     pg.64, Magic Hour Light Aruba photo.
Nature Photographer Magazine, article on Aruba published in NP
     Magazine's summer edition of IPad app and PDF.  2013
South County Life Magazine, The Holiday Issue 2013, "12 Gifts of
     Experience" - The Photoholic, page 26.
Amateur Astrophotography ezine, "Astrophotographer of the Month" story,
     January 2015, pgs.48-49.
 
 
Special Recognition
 
Received the DETC 2009 Outstanding Graduate award from the Distance Education Training Council, nominated by NYIP.
Certified Skywarn Spotter, National Weather Service, ID #10-003, April 2010.
Certified Photographic Consultant (C.P.C.) by PMAI, November 2005.
PSA Journal Award, August 2005, PSA Editorial Awards Committee.  PSA Journal Award - 2007 Bronze star.
 
Certificate of Appreciation and Award Pin, "NASA Night Sky Network Star", for sharing the wonders of the
     night sky and the inspiration of NASA missions with students, families, and your community.  January
     2014, ASSNE.
 
Certificate of Appreciation and Award Pin, "NASA Night Sky Network Star, for sharing the wonders of the 
     night sky and the inspiration of NASA missions with students, families, and your community.  January
     2015, ASSNE.
 
 
Academic / Continuing Education
 
BetterPhoto.com online photography courses
CCRI ED2GO Online courses in photography, photography and teaching
The Great Courses company -- "Fundamentals of Photography" with 
     Prof Joel Sartore, National Geographic Photographer
The Great Courses company -- "The Art of Travel Photography" with
     Prof Joel Sartore, National Geographic Photographer.
Webinars -- PPAedu and Vistaprint
New York Institute of Photography (NYIP) - Diploma in Professional
     Photography - 2004
New York Institute of Photography (NYIP) - Diploma in Digital
     Photography: The Complete Course - 2007
Digital Photography I -- CCRI, Newport - 2011
Digital Photography II -- CCRI, Newport - 2012
Digital Art I -- CCRI, Newport -- 2012
2015 Hurricane Prepardness Workshop, July 20, 2015, Salve Regina University,
     Ochre Court, Newport, RI.
The Great Courses Company -- "Masters of Photography" with
     National Geographic Photographers --- 2016
Science of Extreme Weather, Professor Eric R. Snodgrass, "The Great Courses",
     Course #1771, August 2016.
The Great Courses company -- "Fundamentals of Photography II" with 
     Prof Joel Sartore, National Geographic Photographer -- 2016
Southern New England Weather Conference, Radisson Hotel, Warwick, RI,
     October 29, 2016.
Introduction to Film 101 with Professor Michelle LeBrun, Film/Media Dept.,
     Harrington School, University of Rhode Island -- Sept. 2016
 
 
Stock Photography
 
ArtSource, LA - Rhode Island State House images on permanent display at the Renaissance Hotel, Providence.
W.W. Norton & Co., Inc. - "moontrail" image requested for college textbook printing.
 
 
Award-winning photos
 
 
Second Place award,
"Double Rainbow"
2013 Richmond Conservation Commission Photo Contest
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Honorable Mention award, "Wyoming Dam", Richmond Conservation Commission 2013 Photo Contest
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Honorable Mention award, "Sky on Fire", 2012 Richmond Conservation Commission 2nd Annual Photo Contest (no photo shown)
 
 
 
 
 
Ups and Downs, Carolina, RI award-winnerUps and Downs, Carolina, RI award-winner
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1st Place "Ups and Downs", March 2006, Beautiful Richmond 5th Annual Photo Contest and Show.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lonely fisherman, Meadownbrook Pond, Carolina, RI, award-winnerLonely fisherman, Meadownbrook Pond, Carolina, RI, award-winner
 
1st Place "Lonely Fisherman", March 2011, Wood River Press, Beautiful area category.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PSA Gold Medal, "Best General Scape" Northern Lights #1, November 2005, PSRI 1st annual PSA salon exhibition.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PSA International Salon Exhibition Acceptance.
Accepted - 2012 Greater Lynn Salon Exhibition - 12 pts. "Rock Harbor Sunset"
Editor's Pick - Betterphoto.com
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
State House at Dusk, Providence, RI, on displayState House at Dusk, Providence, RI, on display
 
 
On permanent display at the Renaissance Hotel in Providence, RI.  "RI State House at Dusk"
Editor's Pick - Betterphoto.com
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PSA Journal Cover - July 2005 - "Northern Lights over
Rhode Island"
 
1st Place - Richmond Conservation Commission 1st Annual Photo contest, February 2012.
 
PSA Salon Exhibition Acceptance
 
Editor's Pick - Betterphoto.com
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
One of 12 finalist entries choosen out of 500 total entries.  1st astrophotography photo contest, SkyNews Magazine, Canada.  June 2003  "Leonid
Fireball in Orion"
Published in Planetary Report, 6/13
Editor's Pick - Betterphoto.com
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Newport Bridge at Sunrise panoramic, award winnerNewport Bridge at Sunrise panoramic, award winner
 
"Newport Bridge twilight panoramic"
PSA 2011 Ocean State Salon Acceptance 12 points
Coachella 2012 Salon acceptance 23 pts.
Editor's Pick - Betterphoto.com    Acceptance 2012 Greater Lynn Salon
      Exhibition - 12 pts.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
PSA 2011 Ocean State Salon Exhibition
Acceptance 12 points - "Top Gun"
 
Editor's Pick - Betterphoto.com
 
Acceptance 2012 Greater Lynn Salon Exhibition -- 12 pts.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Editor's Pick - Betterphoto.com
"Red Sox Eclipse 2007"
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Accepted by Judges - TREE REFLECTIONS
The Fine Art of Photography
2nd Annual Juried Photographic Exhibition
Plymouth Center for the Arts
2012
 
 
TREE REFLECTIONS IN LIGHT
On display for Collaboration 12
at the Jamestown Arts Center
2012
 
 
 
 
 
 
Additional Awards
 
Orange & Yellow, 2nd Place, "Scenic category", 3rd Annual Beautiful Richmond Photo Contest.  November 2004.
 
Meadowburg Farm, 3rd Place, "Agriculture category", 3rd Annual Beautiful Richmond Photo Contest.  November 2004.
 
Pine Moon, Honorable Mention, 35mm color slide, 3rd PSRI Club competition, Class B, March 2006.
 
 
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