Choisir – Au nom de Dieu: le Biafra aujourd’hui

On the latest issue (June – September 2020) of Choisir, you can look at my reportage in Biafra, Nigeria.

Choisir, No 696, Page 56-57. June 29th, 2020

“Au nom de Dieu: le Biafra aujourd’hui” on eight pages in Choisir (PDF)

More pictures on www.didierruef.com

Jam Unine / Regarder le Covid-19 à travers les yeux des (photo)journalistes

On May 13th 2020 of Jam Unine , you can listen to a radio interview by Léo Tichelli about my work on Covid-19 in Lugano.

Jam Unine is a Web Magazine produced by ” Académie du Journalisme et des Médias”, University of Neuchâtel, Switzerland.

Jam Unine. Didier Ruef. May 13th, 2020

Switzerland. Ticino. Lugano. Easter in San Lorenzo Cathedral. RSI Cameraman. April 12th, 2020

More pictures on www.didierruef.com

Swiss Press Photo 20 – Nigeria / Azione

I have just received the book Swiss Press Photo 20 with my pictures shot last summer in Nigeria. The reportage was published by Azione on “Biafra today, fifty years after the war”.

Swiss Press Photo 20. Pages 118-119. Till Schaap Edition. 2020.

Swiss Press Photo 20
Till Schaap Edition
Switzerland, 2020.
ISBN 978-3-03878-044-1

More pictures on www.didierruef.com

Swissinfo – A Nigerian with a dream becomes a priest in Switzerland

On the web site of Swissinfo from January 11th 2020, you can look at my reportage on Father Gerald Ani, a Nigerian with a dream who becomes a priest in Switzerland.

Swissinfo. January 11th, 2020.(click image to enlarge)

Swissinfo. January 11th, 2020

More pictures about Father Gerald Ani in Switzerland and in Nigeria

Écho Magazine – Au Biafra, Dieu est partout

On the issue (September 12th, 2019) of Écho Magazine, you can look at the cover and six pages on my reportage in Nigeria on “Au Biafra, Dieu est partout”.

Écho Magazine. No 37, Page 1-20-25. September 12th, 2019

“Au Biafra, Dieu est partout” in Écho Magazine (PDF)

More pictures on www.didierruef.com

L’illustré – Avec le Révérend Chukwudi

On the latest issue (December 2nd, 2019) of L’illustré, you can look at my reportage in Switzerland and Nigeria on “Avec le Révérend Chukwudi, de sa paroisse tessinoise à son Nigeria natal”.

L’illustré. No 51, Page 40-41. December 18th, 2019

“Avec le Révérend Chukwudi, de sa paroisse tessinoise à son Nigeria natal” on six pages in L’illustré (PDF)

More pictures on www.didierruef.com

Azione – Il Biafra ai nostri giorni

On the latest issue (December 2nd, 2019) of Azione, you can look at my reportage in Nigeria on “Biafra today, fifty years after the war”.

Azione. No 49, Page 25. December 2nd, 2019

“Il Biafra ai nostri giorni” in Azione (PDF)

More pictures on www.didierruef.com

Écho Magazine – L’heure des prêtres noirs

On the latest issue (March 28th, 2019) of Écho Magazine, you can look at my reportage on African priests in Ticino, Switzerland.

Écho Magazine. No 13. Pages 20-25. March 28th, 2019

“Lugano. L’heure des prêtres noirs” in Écho Magazine (PDF)

More pictures on www.didierruef.com

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

Travel Workshop – Southern Italy 2018

We lived an unique experience in Southern Italy during an itinerant photographic workshop in Southern Italy (Apulia – Matera), December 5-9, 2018. The trip was organized by Géo-Découverte with our partner Leica Store Genève

Cisternino. Apulia Region. Italy 2018 (click image to enlarge)

Cisternino. Apulia Region. Italy – December 6, 2018. © 2018 Didier Ruef

You can look at my pictures shot with a Leica CL and a Leica Q on www.didierruef.com, and the pictures of workshop’s participants on the Student’s Gallery.