Terner works as both a commercial and fine art photographer and
has been doing so for over 35 years. He has had many exhibitions
in the United States as well as in Latvia, France, Mexico, Norway
and Russia. He has lectured throughout the U.S. on his own technique
of photo chemical painting he terms the “PhotoTern.”
An article on his process appeared in the July/August 1986 issue
of Darkroom Photography Magazine.
and Nudes 1986–1991 are two of Ron's
published books. His art was included in the Book Eros,
published by Stewart, Tabori & Chang. Ron's photographs can
be found in the permanent collections of The Biblioteque Nationale,
Paris, France; The Fotofactory, Oslo, Norway; Idaho State University;
Savannah College of Art & Design, Georgia; and is held in numerous
international private collections.
Ron teaches photography. photographic
techniques and software at his own Focal
Point Gallery on New York's City
Island, where he lives with his family.