Albania – Inspiration Leica Akademie

Thanks to Heidi and Robert Mertens for publishing the book Inspiration Leica Akademie with a picture shot in Albania.

The picture was shot in 2018 with a Leica CL and an Elmarit-TL 1:2,8/18 lens during a photography workshop I leaded in Albania.

 Albania in Inspiration Leica Akademie. Rheinwerk, Germany. 2020. (click image to enlarge)

Tirana, Albania, in Inspiration Leica Akademie. Pages 297. Rheinwerk, Germany. 2020.

You can order the book on Amazon or by Rheinwerk.

Homo Helveticus – Inspiration Leica Akademie

Thanks to Heidi and Robert Mertens for publishing the book Inspiration Leica Akademie with selected pictures from Homo Helveticus .

You can order the book on Amazon or by Rheinwerk.

 Homo Helveticus in Inspiration Leica Akademie. Rheinwerk, Germany. 2020. (click image to enlarge)

Homo Helveticus in Inspiration Leica Akademie. Pages 292-293. Rheinwerk, Germany. 2020.

 Homo Helveticus in Inspiration Leica Akademie. Rheinwerk, Germany. 2020. (click image to enlarge)

Homo Helveticus in Inspiration Leica Akademie. Pages 294-295. Rheinwerk, Germany. 2020.

And my book Homo Helveticus .

Recycle – Inspiration Leica Akademie

Thanks to Heidi and Robert Mertens for publishing the book Inspiration Leica Akademie with selected pictures from Recycle .

You can order the book on Amazon or by Rheinwerk.

 Recycle in Inspiration Leica Akademie. Rheinwerk, Germany. 2020. (click image to enlarge)

Recycle in Inspiration Leica Akademie. Pages 68-69. Rheinwerk, Germany. 2020.

And my book Recycle on www.didierruef.com.

Inspiration Leica Akademie

Thanks to Heidi and Robert Mertens for publishing the book Inspiration Leica Akademie with selected pictures from Recycle, Homo Helveticus and Albania.

Inspiration Leica Akademie. Rheinwerk, Germany. 2020. (click image to enlarge)

Inspiration Leica Akademie. Rheinwerk, Germany. 2020.

You can order the book on Amazon or by Rheinwerk.

Fête de la Musique. Photographies et éditing – Leica Akademie Suisse / 19, 20-27 Juin 2020

Ce workshop est axé autour de la Fête de la Musique en y associant la prise d’images et l’éditing photographique.

Un travail photographique s’apparente au processus de vinification : d’abord on vendange les images, autant que possible, ensuite on met en bouteille les meilleures grappes, les meilleures prises, en écartant la majorité des photos, pour parvenir à un produit équilibré, fruité et agréable. En photo, ce processus s’appelle l’« éditing ». Cet atelier explorera les diverses façons de développer un style personnel dans le storytelling, autrement dit dans la construction narrative d’un essai photographique ou d’une recherche personnelle. Didier Ruef abordera les notions de force, d’harmonie et de composition de l’image. L’objectif du workshop est de guider chaque photographe vers sa propre façon de regarder et de l’aider à créer un style personnel.

Switzerland, Geneva. Fête de la Muisque © Didier Ruef

More information on www.didierruefworkshops.com

Fête de Santa Domenica, Scorrano (Italie). Workshop Photographique avec la Leica Academie Suisse / July 4-8, 2019

“Festa di Santa Domenica”. Photographic workshop in Scorrano (Apulia), Italy. July 4-8, 2019

Apulia, Italy. © 2018 Didier Ruef

Live an unique experience in Italy during a photographic workshop. Details are available in French, but the photographer speaks fluent English, Italian and German.

If you are interested or you need more information, feel free to contact Leica Academie Suisse or myself by email

Les Processions de la Semaine sainte à Mendrisio / Workshop Photographique avec la Leica Academie Suisse

“Les Processions de la Semaine sainte à Mendrisio”
Photographic workshop in Mendrisio, Switzerland, April 18 -20, 2019

Good Friday. Mendrisio, Switzerland. © 2001 Didier Ruef

Live an unique experience in Switzerland during a photographic workshop. Details are available in French, but the photographer speaks fluent English, Italian and German.

If you are interested or you need more information, feel free to contact Leica Academie Suisse or myself by email