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.

Le Temps – La nécessaire mue du plus vieux monastère capucin de Suisse

On the web site of Le Temps from December 27, 2018, you can look at my picture from Fra Roberto Pasotti, the Order of Friars Minor Capuchin, at Convento Santa Maria in Bigorio, Canton Ticino, Switzerland.

Fra Roberto Pasotti. Convento Santa Maria. Bigorio (click image to enlarge)

Fra Roberto Pasotti. Convento Santa Maria. Bigorio, Canton Ticino, Switzerland. © 2018 Didier Ruef

More pictures on the Convento Santa Maria in Bigorio on www.didierruef.com

Le Temps – Les Pouilles dans votre appareil photo. Workshop December 5-9, 2018

On the latest issue (September 20, 2018) of Le Temps, an article about my workshop in Italy, Apulia December 5-9, 2018.

Le Temps. September 20, 2018


“Les Pouilles dans votre appareil photo” in Le Temps (PDF)

Live an unique experience in Apulia, Italy – Workshop December 5-9, 2018 during an itinerant photographic workshop.

Details of the trip are available in French, but both photographer and guide speak fluent English, Italian and German.

If you are interested or you need more information, feel free to contact Géo-Découverte or myself by email.

Azione – Guidati della fede

On the latest issue (September 17, 2018) of Azione, you can look at my reportage on African Catholic Priests in Lugano, Canton Ticino, Switzerland.

Azione No 18 Page 8. September 17, 2018


“Guidati delle fede” in Azione (PDF)

More pictures on www.didierruef.com

The Leica Camera Blog Schweiz / Suisse – L’Albanie dans le viseur du Leica CL

On the web site of the Leica Camera Blog Schweiz / Suisse  from July 3, 2018, a photo reportage in Albania during my photographic workshop.

Albania – 2018

The trip was organized by Géo-Découverte with our partner Leica Store Genève

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

Albania 2018 – Workshop

“Between fresco and hammer”
Photographic journey in Albania, May 19-27, 2018

We lived an unique experience in Albania during an itinerant photographic workshop. The trip was organized by Géo-Découverte with our partner Leica Store Genève .

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

Albania. Workshop. 19-27 may 2018 © 2018 Jean-Claude PŽéclet

Take off today to Albania for Photo Workshop

Albania. Tirana. The National Museum of History on Skandenberg Square.

I am very happy and excited to meet today the people I will be with for nine days in Albania during a travel photo workshop.

“Between fresco and hammer”
Photographic journey in Albania, May 19-27, 2018

Live an unique experience in Albania during an itinerant photographic workshop.

Drone shooting on Orthodox Church in Geneva

Check out on the website of Cerutti Toitures SA the drone shooting that we did with Stefan Hess on the Orthodox Church in Geneva, Switzerland.

More pictures on the website www.didierruef.com