WatchTime’s May-June issue is on newsstands now, featuring a cavalcade of new watches introduced at the Baselworld watch fair and a triple-feature cover story focusing on the Omega Moonwatch, including a detailed history and a comparative watch test. Click here for highlights from the issue…
• Our cover story is a triple feature focusing on Omega’s legendary Speedmaster “Moonwatch,” which includes a comparative test of two modern models, an in-depth history of the Speedy’s outer-space exploits, and a catalog of commemorative editions.
• We offer the most comprehensive coverage of anywhere of the Baselworld watch fair, with more than 60 new watches, plus WatchTime’s unmatched reporting on trends and watch-industry news revealed at the show.
• In a Carl F. Bucherer double feature, Gwendolyn Benda reviews the Patravi EvoTec Power Reserve, with photos by Zuckerfabrik Fotodesign, and Norma Buchanan interviews new CEO Sascha Moeri
• Alexander Krupp tests the Girard-Perregaux Vintage 1945 XXL, with stunning photos by Nik Schölzel
• Gisbert Brunner explores the creation of Hublot’s “Magic Gold,” the super-hard alloy used in the brand’s new Big Bang Ferrari model
• WatchTalk features a history-rich feature on the 40th anniversary of Audemars Piguet’s Royal Oak and a report on Greubel-Forsey’s “Le Garde Temps” project to preserve the heritage of fine watchmaking
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