This is the new ORIS Big Crown ProPilot with in-house calibre

This is the new ORIS Big Crown ProPilot with in-house calibre

The ORIS Big Crown ProPilot was presented today here in Switzerland. In my eyes this is a beautiful, affordable timepiece with an Oris in-house caliber.

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Waterloo (1815-2015). Breguet & the Hougoumont farm. Financial support for the preservation of cultural heritage.

Waterloo (1815-2015). Breguet & the Hougoumont farm. Financial support for the preservation of cultural heritage.

What united the enemies were their prestigious, one of a kind timepieces. Napoleon Bonaparte, the Duke of Wellington and many others on the battlefield of Waterloo wore Breguet pocket-watches.

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Salthora Meta – the new “jumping hour” by MeisterSinger

Salthora Meta – the new “jumping hour” by MeisterSinger

MeisterSinger specializes in manufacturing watches that feature one single hand – and only show what is really important. Mostly, a single, needle-thin hour hand rotates around a dial on which you can accurately tell the time to the nearest five minutes. However, […]

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24 Hours of Le Mans … And The Winner Is: Rolex

24 Hours of Le Mans … And The Winner Is: Rolex

As afollow-up to my two posts about watches & 24 Hours of Le Mans I want to show you some pictures saying more than 1000 words… Click on “read more” to see my report …

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A new Poll is open! I am asking you: Upon a survey these are the ten chronographs in alphabetical order the Austrian, German and Swiss like the most. Please let me know which ones you like the most. Up to ten answers are possible … Please vote!

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24 Hours of Le Mans. Chopard Superfast Chrono Porsche 919 Jacky Ickx Edition. The chronograph is limited to 100 pieces and was just launched some minutes ago alongside the 24 Hours of Le Mans race 2015.

24 Hours of Le Mans. Chopard Superfast Chrono Porsche 919 Jacky Ickx Edition. The chronograph is limited to 100 pieces and was just launched some minutes ago alongside the 24 Hours of Le Mans race 2015.

Jacky Ickx “Monsieur Le Mans” is a driver with an impressive track record.  The Superfast Chrono Porsche 919 Jacky Ickx Edition proudly bears the colours of the champion and six-time winner of the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

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Sun & Fun & Watersport … Eight new timepieces you might want to wear this summer…

Sun & Fun & Watersport … Eight new timepieces you might want to wear this summer…

Alpina, Blancpain, Breitling, Longines, Omega, Oris, Rolex and Tudor, they are all brand new and they are here to conquer the very limited and therefore precious space on your wrist. 

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24 HEURES DU MANS (24 Hours of Le Mans) 13. + 14. 07. 2015 … Chopard & Porsche, Oris & Audi, Rebellion & Rebellion Racing, TAG Heuer & Nissan + Rolex & Timekeeping

24 HEURES DU MANS (24 Hours of Le Mans) 13. + 14. 07. 2015 … Chopard & Porsche, Oris & Audi, Rebellion & Rebellion Racing, TAG Heuer & Nissan + Rolex & Timekeeping

Next weekend we will see the 83rd edition of 24 HEURES DU MANS. These are four major Swiss Watchmakers teaming up with a renown carmaker/racing team and Rolex serving as the timekeeper …

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The Watch Art Patek Philippe Grand Exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery in London. I invite you to see some more pictures I took … (Part 2)

The Watch Art Patek Philippe Grand Exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery in London. I invite you to see some more pictures I took … (Part 2)

Here are 25 more pictures showing you some of the most spectacular timepieces one could discover at the Watch Art Patek Philippe Grand Exhibition until last Sunday.

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The Watch Art Patek Philippe Grand Exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery in London. I invite you to see dozens of pictures I took … (Part 1)

The Watch Art Patek Philippe Grand Exhibition at the Saatchi Gallery in London. I invite you to see dozens of pictures I took … (Part 1)

The exhibition meanwhile attracted almost 40,000 people. It is the largest ever Patek Philippe exhibition presenting 400 exhibits throughout 21 themed rooms.

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The Patek Philippe Ref. 5370 split-seconds chronograph

The Patek Philippe Ref. 5370 split-seconds chronograph

Calibre CHR 29-535 PS. The acronym CHR stands for CHronographe à Rattrapante, the French term for split-seconds chronograph. What a stunning beautiful and fascinating timepiece!

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Attention pilots! You might like the new Breitling Navitimer AOPA (Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association)

Attention pilots! You might like the new Breitling Navitimer AOPA (Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association)

This re-edition of the legendary 1950s Navitimer AOPA is a pretty cool watch and limited to only 500 pieces. Click on “read more” to discover the chronograph…

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Vacheron Constantin Overseas Quantième Simple and Overseas Dual Time with a navy blue dial – Blue is the new black

Vacheron Constantin Overseas Quantième Simple and Overseas Dual Time with a navy blue dial – Blue is the new black

The Overseas watches are the rather inconspicuous ones within the Vacheron Constantin collections. This is entirely unjust in my eyes! Have a look at these two …

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Richemont, the Swiss luxury goods group, today announced its audited consolidated results for the year ended 31 March 2015 …

Richemont, the Swiss luxury goods group, today announced its audited consolidated results for the year ended 31 March 2015 …

If you are interested in these financial results and if you want to read the Chairman’s commentary please click on “read more”…

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Hanhart PRIMUS Survivor Pilot

Hanhart PRIMUS Survivor Pilot

Limited special edition for individualists and explorers Under the motto “Urban Survivor” Hanhart appeals to performance-oriented high achievers seeking adventures off the beaten tracks with its new limited special edition. The black forest inspired design, which is limited to a quantity of […]

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Audemars Piguet yesterday unveiled the Royal Oak Concept Laptimer Michael Schumacher at the CS (Corinna Schumacher) Ranch in Grivrins in Switzerland. See my pictures and videos…

Audemars Piguet yesterday unveiled the Royal Oak Concept Laptimer Michael Schumacher at the CS (Corinna Schumacher) Ranch in Grivrins in Switzerland. See my pictures and videos…

This is my full report… The Royal Oak Concept Laptimer Michael Schumacher is the world’s first mechanical chronograph with alternating consecutive lap timing and flyback-function.

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Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Concept Laptimer Michael Schumacher – a high tech chronograph never seen before…

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Concept Laptimer Michael Schumacher – a high tech chronograph never seen before…

Here come just the first pictures of the new Audemars Piguet watch. The full story will go online tomorrow during the day. After the launch event at Corinna Schumacher’s CS-Ranch close to Nyon at the lake of Geneva it is simply to […]

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60 Bpm – The sound of Swatch – A song composed by sound artist and music composer Chiara Luzzana from Italy.

60 Bpm – The sound of Swatch – A song composed by sound artist and music composer Chiara Luzzana from Italy.

This is a watch soundtrack, a song composed by using rhythmic and melodic parts created by the recordings of factory machineries and much more. Click on “read more” to hear Chiara´s song and to see the video that shows the making of …

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This is a quiz for all my Omega Speedmaster-savvy followers. Can you identify these historic Omega Speedmaster chronographs?

This is a quiz for all my Omega Speedmaster-savvy followers. Can you identify these historic Omega Speedmaster chronographs?

During my stay in Houston with Omega I was able to take pictures of seven ticking legends. Starting with the very first Speedmaster the reference CK2915 from 1957…

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Watch my video I taped in Houston during the OMEGA SPEEDMASTER evening featuring the NASA astronauts James Lovell, Thomas Stafford and Gene Cernan, actor George Clooney and OMEGA-President Stephen Urquhart.

Watch my video I taped in Houston during the OMEGA SPEEDMASTER evening featuring the NASA astronauts James Lovell, Thomas Stafford and Gene Cernan, actor George Clooney and OMEGA-President Stephen Urquhart.

Houston we have a problem! These are deeply impressing 19 minutes. Apollo 13 Commander James Lovell and his fellow astronauts are talking about the Apollo rescue mission from 1970 …

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George Clooney attending the Omega Speedmaster evening here in Houston. See my pictures and my video…

George Clooney attending the Omega Speedmaster evening here in Houston. See my pictures and my video…

Omega invited 300 guests to an incredible evening to celebrate its Speedmaster. See George Clooney´s opening speech from tonight…

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Omega Speedmaster collection 2015. New pictures of the Omega Speedmaster Apollo 13 Silver Snoopy Award, Speedmaster White Side of the Moon, Speedmaster Black Black, Speedmaster Pitch Black and Speedmaster Vintage Black

Omega Speedmaster collection 2015. New pictures of the Omega Speedmaster Apollo 13 Silver Snoopy Award, Speedmaster White Side of the Moon, Speedmaster Black Black, Speedmaster Pitch Black and Speedmaster Vintage Black

Here come new exclusive pictures for you from the outstanding Omega Speedmaster collection 2015…

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Omega Vice President talking about the Omega Speedmaster Apollo 13 Silver Snoopy Award

Omega Vice President talking about the Omega Speedmaster Apollo 13 Silver Snoopy Award

I just made some new pictures of the most wanted and for the time being coolest Omega Speedmaster ever. Click on “read more” to get the story…

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Ayrton Senna & TAG Heuer – Launch of the Special Senna Collection in Barcelona together with Fernando Alonso

Ayrton Senna & TAG Heuer – Launch of the Special Senna Collection in Barcelona together with Fernando Alonso

TAG Heuer is releasing the Senna Special Collection with a nice redesigned version of the famous “Legend” steel bracelet.

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Swatch & La Biennale Arte 2015 in Venice. This is the Swatch Art Special created by Eva & Adele called Futuring by Eva & Adele …

Swatch & La Biennale Arte 2015 in Venice. This is the Swatch Art Special created by Eva & Adele called Futuring by Eva & Adele …

Swatch is the main partner of the world’s most prestigious exhibition of contemporary art. The 56th edition opens today May 9, 2015 under the title “All the World’s Futures“

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Breaking News: It is official… Jean-Frederic Dufour will be the next Rolex-CEO and take over “power” the 17th June…

Breaking News: It is official… Jean-Frederic Dufour will be the next Rolex-CEO and take over “power” the 17th June…
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IWC Connect – IWC Schaffhausen will enable its mechanical timepieces to be connected to the Internet of Things (IoT) and provide fully fledged activity tracking.

IWC Connect – IWC Schaffhausen will enable its mechanical timepieces to be connected to the Internet of Things (IoT) and provide fully fledged activity tracking.

IWC Schaffhausen is has just announced the launch of a new device: IWC Connect.

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The story of the alarm wristwatch Vulcain Cricket «the Presidents’ watch» continues…

The story of the alarm wristwatch Vulcain Cricket «the Presidents’ watch» continues…

Vulcain presents a line extension of its Cricket alarm wristwatch collection with a new-look dial, featuring a subtle guilloché decoration and a strap specially designed to match the dial.

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