L’illustré – Rock’n’roll merlot !

On the latest issue (October, 2019) of L’illustré (aldente #02), you can look at my reportage about an unique vintage bottle: Magnificents’, a Merlot wine dedicated to the Swiss rock band Gotthard.

L'illustré (aldente #02). Pages 74 -77. October 2019(click image to enlarge)

L’illustré (aldente #02). Pages 74 -77. October 2019

“L’illustré (aldente #02). Pages 74 -77. October 2019 (PDF)

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Croce Verde Lugano News – Cover Picture

On the latest issue (May 2019) of Croce Verde Lugano News, you can look at my cover picture on the Croce Verde Lugano and the daily work of paramedics saving lives in Ticino, Switzerland.

Croce Verde Lugano. No 26. Cover. May 2019

“Cover Picture” in Croce Verde Lugano News (PDF)

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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)

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Azione – Apprendisti in armi

On the latest issue (April 1st, 2019) of Azione, you can look at my reportage on “Young Shooters’s Course” in Lugano, Canton Ticino, Switzerland.

Azione. No 14, Page 6. April 1st, 2019

“Apprendisti in armi” in Azione (PDF)

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RSI La1 Turné – Il potere delle immagini – An interview about Homo Helveticus

The photographer Didier Ruef presents his book Homo Helveticus inside Swissminiatur (Melide) for the RSI La 1 – Quotidiano Turné, Swiss Italian Television, on March 4th, 2019

You can order the book 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

Swissinfo – Le secourisme est aussi une passion

On the web site of Swissinfo from January 12th, 2019, a photo reportage on the Croce Verde Lugano and the daily work of paramedics saving lives in Ticino, Switzerland.

Paramedics at work, Massagno, Canton Ticino, Switzerland – © 2018 Didier Ruef

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Sonntagnachmittag in der Schweiz – Lugano

On the NZZ am Sonntag from January 6 2019, a picture from Sunday afternoon’s daily life in Lugano, Canton Ticino, Switzerland.

NZZ am Sonntag. Lugano. Canton Ticino. January 6, 2019. Page 24. © 2019 Didier Ruef

NZZ am Sonntag (PDF)

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

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Work – Heisser Herbst. Bauarbeiter legen die Arbeit nieder ! Unia

In a Work’s advert for the labour union Unia, you can look at my picture taken during construction industry’s national protest which took place on the 15th of October 2018 in Bellinzona, Canton Ticino, Switzerland.

Work. Unia. Heisser Herbst. Bauarbeiter legen die Arbeit nieder ! October 15, 2018

“Heisser Herbst. Bauarbeiter legen die Arbeit nieder !” in Work. Uniak (PDF)

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