He began his career as a photojournalist in 2002 at Kompas Cyber Media before joining a foreign news agency in Jakarta, the Agence France-Presse (AFP).
In 2011, some of his works were presented at the exhibition “Through Asian Eyes” by Nikon Asia. Roni was also provide photography workshops during “10th Nikon Malaysia Anniversary” in Malaysia.
Roni also co-founded www.seribukata.com and a photo agency www.HatiKecilVisuals.com, both headquartered in Jakarta. In the early of 2014, he published his first mobile photography book “NESW”, a collection of photos taken by cell phone camera. He was co-authored a book #iniNegriku A Visual Journey