Bio

Rodrigo Carrizo Couto

Rodrigo Carrizo Couto is a photographer and journalist, living and working in Switzerland. 


Member of the Swiss Register of Professional Journalists (RP/BR) and of the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), he started reporting from the Soviet Union in 1989. Since then, he has worked for several publications and independent documentary projects.


In 2003, he began an ongoing collaboration with the major Spanish newspaper "El País". His photos, articles and interviews have been published in magazines and newspapers in Europe and America. Since 2008 he contributes regularly to the SRG-SSR Swissinfo (Swiss Broadcasting) online magazine. His photographic work is represented by Bridgeman Images, from London, U.K.


His pictures have been published by media such as:


  • Diario "El País" (Madrid, Spain)
  • SRG SSR Swissinfo (Bern, Switzerland)
  • "Literal Magazine" (Houston, USA)
  • Diario "Clarín" (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
  • Diario "La Nación" (Buenos Aires, Argentina)
  • "Scherzo" Magazine (Madrid, Spain)
  • "L'Hebdo" Magazine (Lausanne, Switzerland)
  • "Globus Reisen" (Zürich, Switzerland)
  • "Le Matin Dimanche" (Lausanne, Switzerland)
  • "Fotomundo" Magazine (Buenos Aires, Argentina)