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.
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.
A. Lange & Söhne again crowned the exclusive competition of classic cars Concorso d´Eleganza Villa d´Este with the Lange 1 Time Zone Como Edition
Discover the Lange 1 Time Zone Como Edition watch, the Maserati 450S the winning car, my personal impressions, my pictures and videos and please listen to my conversation with Lange CEO Wilhelm Schmid.
Erwin Sattler: If size matters for you and you are willing to learn something about precision pendulum clocks, please take some time an enjoy this video
Whilst scrolling through the newest Erwin Sattler USB-stick I discovered this video. It is an eight-minute film that´s really worth to be seen.
Frédérique Constant celebrating ten years of in-house movements in the Bâtiment des Forces Motrices in Geneva
In Geneva I congratulated Aletta and Peter Stas for the 10th anniversary of their in-house handcrafted calibres. When the two started the production this was a bold and smart step and they definitively were ahead of time.
Discover the new Ingenieur Automatic Carbon Performance Ceramic and Ingenieur Dual Time. And I invite you to let pass in review the 2014 IWC Aquatimer watches by an appealing video.
Christophe Claret becomes more and more a watch brand. But Christophe Claret is also still developing and delivering complicated calibres to renowned clients of the industry. Discover the stunning Christophe Claret watches Maestoso, Poker and Margot…
My today´s chat with Karl-Friedrich Scheufele was all about his movement strategy at Fleurier Ebauches and L.U. Chopard manufacture. One topic was also the seal “Qualité Fleurier, the ultimate distinction in watchmaking“.
Before going to bed I want to present you three short videos and some more pictures showing the novelties of Rolex. I hope you like my selection!
Playing with time, the most valuable good we have has become the favourite playground for Hermès. Discover the brands newest facet that will be presented tomorrow …
This was absolutely impressive! Pelé opening the Hublot Boutique here in Rio de Janeiro. All I can say is: Pelé, what a personality! Click on “read more” and see what I saw just some minutes ago…
Pelé and Hublot… Football God Pelé is opening the Hublot Boutique in Rio de Janeiro, the first Hublot Boutique in latin America.
During an interview session with Pelé most of the journalists of course talked about football. I could not resist I had to ask Pelé about his relationship with Hublot…
In 2014, Switzerland and the aviation world are celebrating a double milestone: the 100th anniversary of the Swiss Air Force and the 50th anniversary of the Patrouille Suisse. I invite you to discover the Chronomat 44 GMT and to view a spectacular video…
White ceramic, a concept watch and an entire new 42mm Royal Oak Offshore dominate the novelties this year. Discover the entire collection with a video and a lot of photos.
Discover all the new IWC Aquatimer watches with plenty of exclusive pictures, see two exclusive HD-videos and listen to my interview with IWC-CEO Georges Kern.
This episode about the perpetual calendar of The Man´s Guide to Haute Horlogerie produced together with IWC is my favorite one. The superstar today is Kurt Klaus who presents the episode.
In 1983 Kurt Klaus invented the legendary IWC Perpetual Calendar including its full four-digit-year-indication. Until today it is a perfectly working mechanism that continues to power various IWC-models.
I used my valuable contacts to the retail to do a survey in the last days before Christmas. My question was: Which was the most sought-after watch? To put it in a nutshell: It was not the Rolex Daytona!
IWC´s fifth episode of The Man´s Guide to Haute Horlogerie highlights the chiming or repeating mechanism in a wristwatch.
The IWC Portuguese Minute Repeater is a fascinating timepiece. On request it will chime the actual time dividing it in hours, quarter-hours and minutes.