Closeup of the natural Rubies used in this watch
At 4x, or almost 80 times magnification. One can see both round and rectangular rubies being used in this watch
Internal workings at approx. 50 times magnification
Close-up of a few of the 17 natural Rubies in this watch. This was a higher end of the market watch, unfortunately, not running any more.
Back of the CINY timepiece (2 covers to assist in moisture resistance)
CINY, an early 1930's timepiece
An early 1930's timepiece from CINY of Switzerland. This calibre hosted one of the first versions of Incabloc, a shock absorption system for time pieces.
Fall sees the lilly white Toki Clematis blooms give way to feathery seeds which inturn, with winds assistance, propagate the garden
Back of an early Wittnauer watch, (battery operated)
Close-up of Colombia coffee bean
Blade of table saw
Looking into a Rose
Macro of flower
Ice on window, blue film on flash
Pacific Dogwood, fall fruit and leaf
Macro of leaf and fruit