Discover the latest model by Urwerk: the UR-210, a watch with a large retrograde minute hand and a world premiere efficiency indicator. This well-balanced timepiece displays maturity while remaining playful. Sitting perfectly on the wrist, the wearer anticipates the passage of each hour with a feeling of pure excitement. Find out why in this video report!
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“Jumping” systems allow for an instantaneous change of display. They are not frequently seen or used because of the technical complexity involved. Nevertheless, the visual effect produced by a jumping system has something rather hypnotic about it. We asked Ludovic Ballouard, independent Geneva-based watchmaker and a specialist in this complication, to explain it to us.
Marc-André Deschoux, founder of The Watches.TV, went for a ride among the spectacular cars at the Geneva Motor Show 2014. Of course, watches and cars have a lot in common, but not only in terms of the products. Listen to his analysis of what these industries might have to face in the near future and enjoy the show!
David Candaux leads a four-year-old company specialized in creating and manufacturing calibers and other watch components. Based in Le Solliat (Vallée de Joux), his company called Du Val Des Bois works as traditional workshops used to, but also as a start-up. Indeed, he and his team are as innovative as they are reactive. A significant advantage in the face of its competition comprising larger, well-established manufactures.
The independent watchmaker was watching a science fiction series when he got the idea for the Deep Space Tourbillon. His first inspiration was to create an instrument able to illustrate the four dimensions present on earth. A watchmaker and artist, Vianney Halter ended up creating a new and amazing wristwatch illustrating this instead…