Sam Kessler

Legend has it that Sam’s first word was ‘escapement’ and, while he might have started that legend himself, he’s been in the watch world long enough that it makes little difference. As the editor of Oracle Time, he’s our leading man for all things horological – even if he does love yellow dials to a worrying degree. Owns a Pogue; doesn’t own an Oyster Perpetual. Yet.

Articles by Sam Kessler

Venezianico Combine Venetian History and Modern Watch Design

Venezianico Combine Venetian History and Modern Watch Design

The Best New Releases from Geneva Watch Week

The Best New Releases from Geneva Watch Week

What Is Movement Frequency and Why Is It Important in Watchmaking?

What Is Movement Frequency and Why Is It Important in Watchmaking?

Omega Launch New Speedmaster Chronoscope Ahead of Paris 2024

Omega Launch New Speedmaster Chronoscope Ahead of Paris 2024

Daniel Roth Returns with the Tourbillon Souscription

Daniel Roth Returns with the Tourbillon Souscription

First Impression: Grand Seiko Evolution 9 ‘Birch Bark’ Rose Gold Hi-Beat SLG002 Limited Edition

First Impression: Grand Seiko Evolution 9 ‘Birch Bark’ Rose Gold Hi-Beat SLG002 Limited Edition

Laurent Ferrier Classic Moon Watch Review

Laurent Ferrier Classic Moon Watch Review

Introducing the Perpetual 1908 with Rolex’s First Guilloche Dial

Introducing the Perpetual 1908 with Rolex’s First Guilloche Dial

Jaeger-LeCoultre Duometre Heliotourbillon Perpetual is an Ode to the Triple-Axis Tourbillon

Jaeger-LeCoultre Duometre Heliotourbillon Perpetual is an Ode to the Triple-Axis Tourbillon

Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Manual-Winding and Moon Phase Retrograde Date Celebrate 20 Years of the Collection

Vacheron Constantin Patrimony Manual-Winding and Moon Phase Retrograde Date Celebrate 20 Years of the Collection

Kartel Watches Show Why Whisky and Watches Go Hand in Hand

Kartel Watches Show Why Whisky and Watches Go Hand in Hand

Ollech & Wajs Astrochron Review

Ollech & Wajs Astrochron Review

Breitling Navitimer Automatic GMT 41 Watch Review

Breitling Navitimer Automatic GMT 41 Watch Review

Girard-Perregaux Laureato Chronograph TI49 Watch Review

Girard-Perregaux Laureato Chronograph TI49 Watch Review

Zenith Chronomaster Original Triple Calendar Watch Review

Zenith Chronomaster Original Triple Calendar Watch Review

The Return of German Watchmaker Löbner

The Return of German Watchmaker Löbner

What Does COSC Chronometer Certification Mean for Your Watch?

What Does COSC Chronometer Certification Mean for Your Watch?

Longines Conquest Heritage Central Power Reserve Watch Review

Longines Conquest Heritage Central Power Reserve Watch Review

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