Category: "Reportages"

 

Announcing a special event: Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the “Lange 1” that was presented with the first A. Lange & Söhne collection of the new era in Dresden in 1994.

Announcing a special event: Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the “Lange 1” that was presented with the first A. Lange & Söhne collection of the new era in Dresden in 1994.

The actual celebration will only take place the 24th October in Dresden. But in preparation to it I will already attend a very special Lange 1 event next Tuesday with A. Lange & Söhne. Curious? Please click on “read more” …

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Omega plays golf!

Omega plays golf!

Omega just extended its partnership with the PGA of America through 2022. Do you want to see the brands golf watch collection? Yes! Then click on “read more” …

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The new Rolex Deepsea sports a deep blue to pitch-black gradient dial.

The new Rolex Deepsea sports a deep blue to pitch-black gradient dial.

The new Rolex Deepsea was introduced on Monday 4 August in New York during the US premiere of the documentary film in the presence of James Cameron.

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10 years Habring2 . Maria and Richard Habring celebrate their first decade with Felix.

10 years Habring2 . Maria and Richard Habring celebrate their first decade with Felix.

Felix is the name of a new wristwatch fitted with the first Habring2 in-house calibre. Listen to my interview with Richard Habring and see first exclusive pictures of the calibre A11 and Felix.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY Walter Lange!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY Walter Lange!

Today, the 29th July 2014 Walter Lange is celebrating his 90th birthday. I am looking back on his life and I have a very personal interview for you to read.

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Summer, Sun & Fun… My ultimate 10 watches to be worn in Cap Ferrat, Capri, The Hamptons, Hawaii, Ibiza, Miami Beach, Mykonos, Sardinia, Sylt or St. Tropez.

Summer, Sun & Fun… My ultimate 10 watches to be worn in Cap Ferrat, Capri, The Hamptons, Hawaii, Ibiza, Miami Beach, Mykonos, Sardinia, Sylt or St. Tropez.

Just for fun! If you want to look cool and impress with your watch on the wrist on the earth’s summer hot spots 2014, this choice could the one for you.

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News from Chronoswiss

News from Chronoswiss

It got a bit quiet about the brand once founded by Gerd-Rüdiger Lang. Today Chronoswiss belongs to Eva-Maria and Oliver Ebstein, they continue the oeuvre of the founder but in their way. I invite you to discover the new 2014 collections …

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Rolex history for you to discover: 100 years ago, in 1914, the Kew Observatory in Great Britain granted a “Class A” certificate to a wristwatch for the very first time.

Rolex history for you to discover: 100 years ago, in 1914, the Kew Observatory in Great Britain granted a “Class A” certificate to a wristwatch for the very first time.

The achievement by a tiny Rolex watch marked the advent of the modern precision wristwatch. Get the full story and see the brands major “Oyster” developments from 1926 – 2014 by clicking on “READ MORE”…

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Discover the Swatch Fall Collection 2014 that was officially launched July 15th, 2014.

Discover the Swatch Fall Collection 2014 that was officially launched July 15th, 2014.

Part 2 of the Swatch Fall Collection 2014 will officially be launched September 12th. I will then present you these new Swatch models. Today please have fun discovering Part 1 of the Swatch Fall Collection 2014.

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First live taken pictures of the Geophysic 1958 and new Jaeger-LeCoultre 2014 Tribute to Geophysic 1958

First live taken pictures of the Geophysic 1958 and new Jaeger-LeCoultre 2014 Tribute to Geophysic 1958

On April 11th I presented you much ahead of time the new Jaeger-LeCoultre Geophysic. Now, three months later I was finally able to take my own pictures of these watches. Please discover the 1958 original and the 2014 Tribute to the legendary Geophysic… 

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The new Chopard Superfast 919 Porsche Motorsport Chronograph: exclusive pictures and interviews with Chopard Co-President Karl-Friedrich Scheufele and motorsport-legend „Monsieur Le Mans“ Jacky Ickx.

The new Chopard Superfast 919 Porsche Motorsport Chronograph: exclusive pictures and interviews with Chopard Co-President Karl-Friedrich Scheufele and motorsport-legend „Monsieur Le Mans“ Jacky Ickx.

During the Ennstal-Classic, a historical car sporty challenge, I had the chance to see the new Chopard Superfast 919 Porsche Motorsport Chronograph. I like the watch, have a look…

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Zenith Rainbow Chronograph Fly Back from 1997 vs. Zenith El Primero Stratos Flyback Rainbow from 2014

Zenith Rainbow Chronograph Fly Back from 1997 vs. Zenith El Primero Stratos Flyback Rainbow from 2014

Old vs. new … Simply have a look and tell me what you think… 

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Oris Big Crown ProPilot Altimeter – a ticking sensation for the wrist.

Oris Big Crown ProPilot Altimeter – a ticking sensation for the wrist.

This wristwatch is equipped with a mechanical barometric altimeter and barometer movement. In fact it is the world’s first automatic mechanical altimeter watch for an affordable price.

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Go weightless during a ZeroG flight. A specially designed Breitling chronograph is the boarding pass. The lucky partakers in this ZeroG experience will be entitled to keep this instrument for professionals.

Go weightless during a ZeroG flight. A specially designed Breitling chronograph is the boarding pass. The lucky partakers in this ZeroG experience will be entitled to keep this instrument for professionals.

Sounds great, doesn´t it… The S3 company (Swiss Space Systems) will be organizing its first weightless ZeroG flights to a broad public in 2015. As the main partner Breitling will equip passengers with an exclusive chronograph.

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Listen to my conversation with Jean-Claude Monachon, Omega VP and Head of Product Development. He will give you an update on the brands Master-CoAxial strategy.

Listen to my conversation with Jean-Claude Monachon, Omega VP and Head of Product Development. He will give you an update on the brands Master-CoAxial strategy.

Omega´s antimagnetic Master Co-Axial calibres are a revolution in watchmaking. The brand is now making big efforts to integrate the technology in all its movements as quick as possible.

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Omega Speedmaster Professional Apollo 11 45th Anniversary Limited Edition

Omega Speedmaster Professional Apollo 11 45th Anniversary Limited Edition

The first 2014 Speedmaster Apollo 11 45th Anniversary have been delivered to the retailers. That’s a good occasion to show the new one and on 10 pages some selected & limited Omega Speedmaster chronographs dating from 2000 to 2012. 

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My very special look back at the 24 Hours of Le Mans / 24 Heures du Mans 2014

My very special look back at the 24 Hours of Le Mans / 24 Heures du Mans 2014

I was following the 24 Hours of Le Mans 2014 a little. Audi took the first and second place. In a small collage I want to show you some of the watch brands participating in the race.

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Tonight the FIFA World Cup Brazil starts. Hublot is the official timekeeper and these are the two official timepieces of the Hublot Worldcup Collection.

Tonight the FIFA World Cup Brazil starts. Hublot is the official timekeeper and these are the two official timepieces of the Hublot Worldcup Collection.

Football has become a successful playground for Hublot. Let me even go a step further and formulate: Football is the playground for Hublot.

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A virtual mind game… Which watch would you take with you to the proverbial desert island?

A virtual mind game… Which watch would you take with you to the proverbial desert island?

Today in Vienna temperatures reached 36° Celsius. Therefore many would have liked to escape to a kind of desert island. One watch could come along. But which one?

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The Alpiner Automatic and Alpiner Chronograph accomplish the 2014 Alpina collection

The Alpiner Automatic and Alpiner Chronograph accomplish the 2014 Alpina collection

Take a look at these good-looking timepieces with mechanical movements. What you will discover is great value for money with prices starting below 1000 Euro.

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