On the latest issue (September 13th, 2017) of L’illustré, you can look at six pages on the renovation of the Orthodox Church in Geneva, Switzerland.
More pictures on the website www.didierruef.com
On the web site of UN (United Nations) News Centre from July 13, 2017, a picture shot in Eritrea for The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.
“At the time of the olives”
Photographic journey in Apulia, Italy, December 1-6, 2017
Live an unique experience in Southern Italy during a travel photographic workshop.
The trip will offer you unique opportunities to take pictures in the wonderful Italian countryside in Puglia (Apulia) at the time when farmers pick up olives from trees. You will document the full process from time of harvest and extraction process, then traditional pressing whole olives and producing delicious olive oils. Of course you will have a chance to taste it on delicious Italian food.
You will also have the chance to experience Matera’s Christmas traditions. Matera has been on the UNESCO World Heritage List since 1993, because it is “the most outstanding, intact example of a troglodyte settlement in the Mediterranean region, perfectly adapted to its terrain and ecosystem” and in 2019 the title “European Capital of Culture” will be awarded to Matera. This city is famous for its cave dwellings, the so-called sassi. This workshop gives you the opportunity to experience the magical atmosphere of Matera made more fascinating by the living crib organized in the caves.
Details of the trip are available in French, but both photographer and guide speak fluent English and Italian.
“Between fresco and hammer”
Photographic journey in Albania, May 12-21, 2017
Live an unique experience in Albania during an itinerant photographic workshop.
Details of the trip are available in French, but both photographer and guide speak fluent English.
If you are interested or you need more information feel free to contact me by email or by phone at +41 79 6912070.
On the latest issue (March 23, 2016) of L’illustré, you can look at two pages on tibetans in Switzerland.
More pictures from the reportage about Aeschimann children in Switzerland on the website didierruef.com.
On the latest issue (March 21, 2016) of Migros Magazine and on the online edition, you can look at a portrait of Father Alex, in Woodbourne, New York State, (USA)
You can look at all images on Father Alex: http://www.didierruef.com
A text by Xavier Filliez.
On the special issue about Tessin from the Neue Zürcher Zeitung (NZZ), you can look at my picture “DasTessin – Abseits vom Mainstream”.
Didier Ruef’s photos on swissinfo.ch.