In the wake of 18th century marine chronometers, the Chronomètre Ferdinand Berthoud FB 1.4 embodies the ultimate quest for precision. Its chronometer-type caliber with
With its new balance spring and its new dual-time system, Patek Philippe is once again demonstrating its vigorous dynamic and its rigorous approach to
Today as ever, high-end cars remain an object of intense desire and fantasy. They have consistently inspired watchmaking, which continues to pay them increasingly
More musical, more streamlined, more secure and
definitely more plentiful than ever, striking watches are blazing an unprecedented inventive trail. An opportunity to tune into
State-of-the-art materials continue their conquest of the watch industry. The lighter, harder and self-lubricating metals and ceramics of the future are already here.
Mobile, animated, programmed : automaton-type figures represent a field of their own in the watchmaking industry. From the simplest to the most complex, they
Glasses, cases, bridges and more besides : sapphire finds its way into the entire spectrum of watchmaking functions. This costly yet high-performance material also
Suspended between two layers of empty space, a whole new generation of movements has – apparently – begun levitating. Optical illusion, magic, transparency effects
Despite their sometimes deceptive appearance, watches are never truly symmetrical. Subtle shifts and disruptions in their geometrical rhythms infuse them with a dynamic touch
The mechanical similarities between cars and watches forge a natural bond between the two worlds. These ties are deeper and more fascinating than mere
A real precision-timing powerhouse, the RM031 Haute Performance features two balance-springs among its other technical solutions.
The Millenary Quadriennium uses the Audemars Piguet escapement and
The Aquatimer Chronograph Edition “Charles Darwin Expedition” by IWC features a biocompatible titanium caseback.
Zenith Pilot Type 20 Extra Special : bronze also serves to create