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

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

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

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

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

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

Sonntagnachmittag in der Schweiz – Cadro

On the NZZ am Sonntag from February 11 2018, a picture from Sunday afternoon’s daily life in Cadro, Canton Ticino, Switzerland.

NZZ am Sonntag. Cadro. Festa patronale di Sant’Agata. Canton Ticino. February 4, 2018. Page 24

NZZ am Sonntag (PDF)

L’illustré – Exubérance Russe, Qualité Suisse

On the latest issue (September 13, 2017) of L’illustré, you can look at six pages on the renovation of the Orthodox Church in Geneva, Switzerland.

L’illustré. No 37. Pages 56-61. September 13, 2017.

“Exubérance Russe, Qualité Suisse” in L’illustré (PDF)

More pictures on the website www.didierruef.com

L’illustré – Aeschimann children in Switzerland

On the latest issue (March 23, 2016) of L’illustré, you can look at two pages on tibetans in Switzerland.

L’illustré. No 12. March 23, 2016. Pages 40-41 (click image to enlarge)

L’illustré. No 12. March 23, 2016. Pages 40-41 (click image to enlarge)


“L’époque où la Suisse accueillait des enfants tibétains”, Aeschimann children in Switzerland in L’illustré (PDF)

More pictures from the reportage about Aeschimann children in Switzerland on the website didierruef.com.