Last summer Stranger took a plunge into a sea filled with diver watches with their Ocean Predator collection, consisting of four colour versions of the same model, a 44 mm piece with an internal rotating bezel and watch dials with a unique texture. They sent me recently two watches to take them on a “test […]

I recently visited my nephew, Sam, for a long weekend. I was wearing my brand new TAG Heuer Carrera Calibre Heuer 01. Sam was really blown away by the 01 — it was the first watch that ever captured his imagination and he told me how he dreams of owning a TAG one day. Sam’s […]

The Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean Deep Black is an apex diving watch. Like a sleek car-show Ferrari, it bristles with that paradox of mechanical watchmaking: technical innovation. That’s a paradox because the basic formula, car or watch, has been around for a long time and technical innovation takes the form of under-the-hood improvements or materials […]