Swiss photographer Nico Schaerer has travelled all over the world, making him appreciate the beauty of his home country all the more. He talks about the rewards and challenges of shooting Swiss nature in winter, and his favourite wild spot to destress.
Travel report for SI Travel
Bathing paradise Egypt Whether in the pool or in the Red Sea, you can bathe until the last ray of sunshine - and all year round. Because the water temperature is always over 20 degrees.
Our means of travelling were performed with small airplanes, hot air balloons and several days on the road riding cross motorcycles.
We had a lot of positive feedback from our numerous customers from Switzerland, Dubai, USA, Brazil, Holland, Belgium and other countries.
Eine Reise führt durch Europa, Afrika, den Balkan, über Iran, Pakistan, Kirgisistan, Indien bis nach China
In Rio de Janeiro we looked at the city from above - from the helicopter.
For one of his industrial customers, Nico Schaerer travelled the last two months through Iceland, Norway and Finland.
In October, we visited the Azores for SWISS Magazine, and the article now appeared in the current December issue.
A report for Sonntagsblick magazine brought me to Rio de Janeiro shortly before the 2016 Summer Olympics.
Valser commissioned Swiss artist Nico Schaerer (1977) to capture the essence of Switzerland, the deep sense of origin and belonging, known simply as «Heimat».
For BONECO I created a series of pictures for the new CI.
The pictures were used for packaging design, fairs, web & folders.