The originator of modern professional diving watches with legendary colors: Blancpain Fifty Fathoms, born in 1952, and officially put into production in 1953, it has established the mechanical diving watch industry. 7 standards are worthy of the diving king. Believing in ‘Innovation is Tradition’, Swiss watchmaker Blancpain has continuously innovated and upgraded the Fifty Fathoms series for more than half a century, making the Fifty Fathoms series a ‘natural explosion’ on the market today. paragraph’.
Left: Birth of the world’s first Blancpain Fifty Fathoms watch
Right: Blancpain Fifty Fathoms watch with radiation protection at 6 o’clock
On the occasion of the 65th anniversary of the birth of the Fifty Fathoms series, Blancpain’s Fifth Avenue store in New York hosted the 65th anniversary theme exhibition of the Fifty Fathoms series, focusing on the representative works of the Fifty Fathoms series and their evolution, to the global watch enthusiast Demonstrate the power of professional luxury mechanical diving watches.
The scene of the Blancpain Fifty Fathoms theme exhibition held at the Fifth Avenue store in New York
A selection of antique timepieces on display in Blancpain’s New York boutique, starting with 1953 Fifty
The Fathoms Fifty Fathom’s first original watch begins: this is the world’s first modern diving watch, and its performance has played a fundamental role in the entire watchmaking industry. While watching the exhibition, the audience also had the opportunity to explore the Fifty Fathoms watches from different periods, which were the professional equipment of the French frogman diving unit and other naval forces around the world. The site also showed patents and archives that were rarely disclosed to the public. From the perspective of function, design, or materials used, it explained in detail the various innovations contained in the Blancpain Fifty Fathoms series.
Fifty Fathom historical materials and antique watches on display at Blancpain Fifty Fathoms theme exhibition
For marine public welfare, Blancpain has always focused on long-term projects, not short-term, temporary actions. This theme exhibition is specially for Blancpain’s ‘Heart is the Ocean’
An area has been added to public welfare undertakings, showing the unremitting efforts of Blancpain to promote the exploration, protection and research of the marine world since the birth of the Fifty Fathoms series. In particular, the exhibition of a series of underwater photography works allows the audience to deeply appreciate the vast ocean universe involved in the four coelacanth expedition research projects, as well as our partner, marine scientist and underwater photography artist Lauren Barre 1. star
Blancpain Fifty Fathoms series theme exhibition ‘Mind is Ocean’ public welfare exhibition area