Radio Sputnik International – We ended up under fire of a sniper

An interview on Radio Sputnik International.

The events of the 3rd-4th October, 1993.
‘We Ended Up Under Fire of a Sniper’: Photographer Recalls Russia’s 1993 Crisis.

The ten-day-long standoff in October 1993 between Russian President Boris Yeltsin and the Russian parliament became the deadliest single event of street fighting in Moscow’s history since the Russian Revolution. Swiss photographer Didier Ruef has recalled coming under fire in Moscow, where “danger was felt in the air.”

Read the full interview on Radio Sputnik International website.

Russia. Moscow. A newly married couple stands on the Red Square – 1993 

[Radio Sputnik International – October 3rd, 2018]

Didier Ruef on Vertigo

Didier Ruef interviewed by Pierre Philippe Cadert on RTS - 2016

Didier Ruef interviewed by Pierre Philippe Cadert on RTS – 2016



Didier Ruef interviewed by Pierre Philippe Cadert on RTS la Première during the radio program Vertigo about the exhibit “72 Boulevard des écorchés“.

Paper recycling in Brazil

A radio comment about the image “Paper recycling in Brazil”.

Recycling paper, Sao Paulo, Brazil - 1994

Recycling paper, Sao Paulo, Brazil – 1994

[Moby Dick, RSI Rete 2 – May 9th, 2015]

Plastic in the sea

A radio comment about the image “Plastic in the sea”.

Marineland, Alpes-Maritimes province. Antibes, France - 2006

Marineland, Alpes-Marimes province. Antibes, France – 2006

[Moby Dick, RSI Rete 2 – March 7th, 2015]

Bentley in Munich,Germany

A radio comment about the image “Bentley in Munich”.

Bentley in Munich,Germany

Bentley in Munich,Germany – 2014

[Moby Dick, RSI Rete 2 – September 13th, 2014]

Oil pollution in Azerbaijan

A radio comment about the image “Oil pollution in Azerbaijan”.

A man, working and wearing a BP pullover, poses with a dead buffalo's head. Baku Region, Azerbaijan - 2007

A man, working and wearing a BP pullover, poses with a dead buffalo’s head. Baku Region, Azerbaijan – 2007

[Moby Dick, RSI Rete 2 – May 31st, 2014]

Swiss Air Force

A radio comment about the image “Swiss Air Force”.

A derelict Mirage plane, Rose de la Broye, Switzerland - 2004

A derelict Mirage plane, Rose de la Broye, Switzerland – 2004

[Moby Dick, RSI Rete 2 – May 10th, 2014]

Global warming

A radio comment about the image “Global warming”.

Penguins in the Colosseum, Rome, Italy - 1991

Penguins in the Colosseum, Rome, Italy – 1991

[Moby Dick, RSI Rete 2 – April 12th, 2014]