Adi Soon

Adi is a photographer and writer, who lately discovered that his hidden obsession about watches would actually be useful to other people. Currently living in London, he calls Malaysia his true home. He is also interested in other artistic things.
All articles by Adi Soon

Adi is a photographer and writer, who lately discovered that his hidden obsession about watches would actually be useful to other people. Currently living in London, he calls Malaysia his true home. He is also interested in other artistic things.

Habring2 And Sustainable Watch Making: Richard Habring’s Unique Manufacture

My time with Richard Habring has shown me that he is a man on a mission. An independent watchmaker, and namesake behind the company, Habring2, he stands alone among his peers as the only one making and selling watches for what in this industry is…
Habring2 And Sustainable Watch Making: Richard Habring’s Unique Manufacture

Blancpain Fifty Fathoms Celebrates 60 years with the Bathyscaphe Men’s & Women’s

When you think of luxury diving watches, other brands might compete for attention, but the mere mention of the Blancpain Fifty Fathoms is enough to end all discussion on which is the most important diving watch in history. Which other watch can claim to have…
Blancpain Fifty Fathoms Celebrates 60 years with the Bathyscaphe Men’s & Women’s

Blancpain Carrousel Minute Repeater Chronograph: First Watch With All Three Complications Together

Being the "brand of the carrousel", Blancpain's use of this close cousin to the tourbillon must someday find its way into anything they produce. Then again, they did recently produce the Carrousel Tourbillon watch (aBlogtoWatch hands-on) that featured both complication in order to help distinguish…
Blancpain Carrousel Minute Repeater Chronograph: First Watch With All Three Complications Together

Tourbillon Carrousel Watch Finally Explains What Blancpain Has Been Talking About, Hands-On

The Blancpain Tourbillon Carrousel presented at Baselworld 2013 showcases the difference between the well-known (among watch people) tourbillon and its lesser-known cousin, the carrousel. Each uses very similar methods for attempting to compensate for gravity in a balance wheel. Just a smidgen of background. …
Tourbillon Carrousel Watch Finally Explains What Blancpain Has Been Talking About, Hands-On

How To Buy Vintage Watches: Knightsbridge In London Explains

The trend of buying vintage watches has exploded in recent years with record prices realized for many vintage pieces. Yet buying and collecting vintage watches can be intimidating to novices. Rolex especially, has performed very well, and really it's quite easy to hazard a guess…
How To Buy Vintage Watches: Knightsbridge In London Explains