Monday, April 27, 2015

Lume Shot Of The Year: Rolex Explorer II Orange Hand

...Lume Shot Of The Year...

Rolex Explorer II Orange Hand

Gary posted this photo on and it blew my mind, so I asked him to send in a higher-resolution version of the shot and he was kind enough to do so. What a beautiful watch and what a magnificent Lume Shot. I am so impressed, I am awarding Gary's stunning photo with Lume Shot Of The Year!!!!

I couldn't make up my mind which way I like this image cropped, so I am sharing both with you ;-)

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Rolex Coolness: Mundy Peale 1953 U.S. Air Force Thunderj

...Rolex Coolness...

Mundy Peale
1953 U.S. Air Force Thunderjets

This ad for Republic Aviation is fascinating in that is discusses how Republic provided the U.S. Air Force with 4500 Thunderjets

Note: In 1953, when this Rolex Ad came out, President Eisenhower had just started his first of two terms as the President of the United States, and he was wearing the exact Rolex Datejust featured in this ad.

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Wrist Shot of the Day: His and Hers Yellow Gold Rolex on Vacation in Hawaii

...His & Hers Wrist Shot Of The Day...

True Rolex Love
Rolex Chillin' in Hawaii

Bob sent in this great shot of his wife and him in Hawaii sporting their yellow gold Rolex watches. Bob's wife is wearing a Rose Gold Midsize 31mm Datejust with a matching Rose Gold Jubilee dial and diamonds.

Bob is wearing a yellow gold Day-Date with an ammonite dial and diamonds. Their watches were their 25th anniversary presents to each other, and they are in Hawaii in this picture.

Great wrist shot!!! Thanks for sharing with us Bob!!!

Friday, April 24, 2015

...Rolex Super Hotness...

Edita Vilkeviciute
Rolex Super-Leggy-Model

Edita Vilkeviciute is one the worlds top supermodels today, and we see her below wearing her Rolex Explorer.

In the photo below we see Edita Vilkeviciute wearing a stainless steel Rolex Air-King with the 3,6,9 dial like the one found on the Rolex Explorer.

In the next two photos below of Edita Vilkeviciute, which appeared in Vogue Magazine, we see her wearing a gold Rolex Daytona.

In the photo below, of Edita Vilkeviciute, also from Vogue Magazine, we see her wearing a stainless steel Rolex Submariner.

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Rolex Studio Shot Of The Day Yellow Gold Rolex Daytona

...Rolex Studio Shot Of The Day...

Yellow Gold Rolex Daytona

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Harrison Ford Returns As Hans Solo The Force Awakens

...Rolex Ultra-Super-Coolness...

Harrison Ford
Returns to STAR WARS as Hans Solo 
The Force Awakens

Who is the coolest guy to ever wear a Rolex? Steve McQueen? Paul Newman? Sir Sean Connery? One could argue it would be Harrison Ford! In the photo below we see Harrison Ford reprise his role as Hans Solo in the upcoming J.J. Abrams Star Wars movie, which is scheduled to launch this Christmas!!!

"Chewy, we're home!"

Star Wars
The Force Awakens
Trailer Teaser ll

Just last week I did a story on how all six star wars movies are being made available for digital download in HD!!! Recently, J.J. Abrams launched the second official teaser trailer which features Harrison Ford!!! Check it out!!!

In this new trailer, we see Harrison Ford return as Hans Solo which is really cool. In the photo below, we see Harrison Ford wearing his Rolex Datejust, as he kissed Cary Fisher, with Mark Hamill looking on. If I recall correctly, I think I remember Cary Fisher saying she and Harrison Ford had an affair offscreen, which may explain that look on her face below :-o

Below are some never before seen photos of young Harrison Ford wearing his Rolex Datejust from my unpublished Rolex archive. Harrison Ford is as timeless and classic as his Rolex Datejust.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

The Spirit Of The Rolex Daytona

The Spirit Of The Rolex Daytona

In this fascinating video Rolex goes into depth on the history of the Rolex Daytona. To learn much, much, much more about the amazing history of the Rolex Daytona, you can check out my story named "The Complete History Of The Rolex Daytona Cosmograph."

Monday, April 20, 2015

Major James Bond Update Completed

...Rolex Super Coolness...

Major James Bond Rolex Update Completed

I just completed a major update of my story named "The James Bond Rolex Story: The Complete History Of James Bond Watches." I just added these images and more to The Sean Connery Section of the James Bond Rolex Chapter.

Neil deGrasse Tyson Astrophysicist & Hayden Planetarium Director

...Rolex Ultra-Super Coolness...

Neil deGrasse Tyson
Astrophysicist & Hayden Planetarium Director

The Launch Of 

StarTalk TV

Two-Tone Rolex Datejust

Neil deGrasse Tyson is one of the worlds leading astrophysicists and I wrote an article last year when he debuted his redux of the Carl Sagan Classic named COSMOS

I have fantastic news to report! Neil deGrasse Tyson loves interviewing fascinating people, especially really smart people with great scientific minds, and National Geographic TV just launched his show named StarTalk on the NATGEO Channel. You can watch the first episode below, which features and interview with George Takei who played Sulu on the original Star Trek TV Show.

Sunday, April 19, 2015

...Studio Shot Of The Day... Elmar's Rolex Milgauss

...Studio Shot Of The Day...

Elmar's Rolex Milgauss