The Apollo conquest of space by man

I just wanted to celebrate today the landing of Apollo 11, the spaceflight that first landed humans on the Moon. I remember looking at the event fifty years ago on a black and white television with my grandparents in South of France.

I was so amused to shoot this picture in New York at Union Square with the Flat Iron Building as scenography.

Astronauts on Union Square in New York City (click image to enlarge)

Astronauts on Union Square. New York, USA. © 2011 Didier Ruef

Swissmem Network – Zwei sind besser als einer

On the latest issue (3/18) of Swissmem Network, you can look at my portraits of the brothers Claudio and Nicola Tettamanti, and their company Tecnopinz SA in Mezzovico, Canton Ticino, Switzerland.

Swissmem. 3/18. Page 16-17. Claudio and Nicola Tettamanti. © 2018 Didier Ruef

“Zwei sind besser als einer” in Swissmem Network (PDF)

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Republik – Darf man Sex kaufen ?

On the issue (July 13 17, 2018) of Republik, you can look at my picture on Prostitution in Switzerland.

Republik. July 13, 2018

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The New Yorker – Guns in America

“The link between America’s lax gun laws and the violence that fuels immigration » in The New Yorker from March 22, 2018, with a picture from my guns in America’s reportage.

The New Yorker. March 22, 2018

The New Yorker. March 22, 2018. © Didier Ruef / Visum / Redux

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Générations – Mario Botta

On the latest issue (March 2018) of Générations, you can look at my portrait from the architect Mario Botta in his office in Mendrisio, Canton Ticino, Switzerland.

Générations. No 99. Page 21. March 2018

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Le Temps – Mario Botta, citoyen du monde

On the latest issue (November 7, 2017) of Le Temps, you can look at my portrait of the famous swiss architect Mario Botta.

Le Temps. Page 6. November 7, 2017

“Mario Botta, citoyen du monde” in Le Temps (PDF)

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LAC Lugano. Swiss Press Photo 2016

The Swiss Press Photo 2016 is exhibited at the LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura.

The curators have selected three pictures on Guns in America, from my reportage shot for the weekly Swiss french magazine L’illustré.

You can look at the complete photo essay on the website

Azione – Colorado, l’Olanda d’America

On the web site of Azione from May 15, 2017, a photo essay about cannabis legalization in America with a text by Xavier Filliez.

Green Mile at Medicine Man, Denver, Colorado, USA – 2014

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NZZ am Sonntag – USA. Women love guns

NZZ am Sonntag - May 15 2016. Pages 4-11

NZZ am Sonntag – May 15 2016. Pages 4-11

“Mit den Waffen der Frau” in NZZ am Sonntag (PDF)

On the latest issue (May 15th, 2016) of NZZ am Sonntag, you can look at eight pages on guns in the USA.

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