WS for Friday, the 13th of March - Watches in Nature - is live

Mar 13, 2020,06:04 AM
 

As mentioned earlier the theme for this WS is Watches in Nature. Whether it’s the wild, uncharted, or the local park (or a back garden, in case it’s lush like Cazalea’s 😉) doesn’t matter. A bonus for those who add a shot of the environment on top of the watch ones 👍🏻


Wishing everyone a great and safe weekend and looking forward to your entries!

Here’s mine to kick it off. Starting with a shot from Lake Baikal:





And some nature to go with it...
















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Great Theme and a big pleasure to have you hosting this week end dear friend KM!! The opening shots are awesome, both watch ans scenary...

 
 By: Subexplorer : March 13th, 2020-06:18
... though I confess that cracking ice floor you and your car are standing on make me feel very nervous! Take care my friend and look forward to an exciting and enjoyable WS edition this week end. Will come back later with some shots to play!! Hagwe my de... 

Thanks a lot for your kind words, Abel!

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-08:35
As for the ice, it was 98cm thick where we were, so absolutely fine - even if it is a weird feeling Looking forward to your pictures!

There was an ice expert with us throughout...

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-21:51
And every now and again we stopped to check 😉 ...  

Super Natural World...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 13th, 2020-06:19
Great theme for WristScan KMII, your shots are great ! Hopefully these will warm you up ;-)) ... Have a great weekend friends and stay safe. Kind regards The Captain ...  

Brilliant shots, Cpt Scarlet!

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-08:37
The water fun and nudist beach Doxa ones being my favourites Warmed up already anyway - plus there was the odd nicely heated yurt on Lake Baikal, too - so wasn't cold for long. Apart from the time driving the Caterham on ice - that was bloody freezing (fr... 

Thanks KMII 🙏...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 13th, 2020-08:44
I just couldn’t resist including the nudist beach shot ... that’s back to nature for you 😉

Great shots dear Captain!! I feel so happy when near the sea!! I{ m sure you have enjoyed so much there. I took some pictures too of my GS during my visit to Barcelona last year...

 
 By: Subexplorer : March 13th, 2020-13:37
... it makes for an awesome background. And your Doxa with the splash of sea water is really stunning. Lovely shots of watches and Nature! Hagwe! Abel

Thank you dear friend...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 13th, 2020-16:33
I had a lot of fun taking the shots ... especially the nudist beach ;-)) ... looking forward to seeing your photos 😉

Thank you for your comments 🙏...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 14th, 2020-02:44
Hope you have a great weekend.

My lush garden and its inhabitants are terrified

 
 By: cazalea : March 13th, 2020-07:15
by all the cold and ice you are showing us! We do have some rain but it's not stopping nature... and its creatures. Or me and my Seiko diver, down at the marsh called Famosa Slough Here's the lush garden mentioned earlier And finally, this morning's weath...  

Nice shot Mike...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 13th, 2020-07:18
Can you work one of your great Seiko watches into the photo ?

It will have to be a dive watch today

 
 By: cazalea : March 13th, 2020-08:14
The bee was yesterday ... today we need wetsuits. ...  

Is that...

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-08:39
A new vehicle? Satisfied?

Wow - what a shot!

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-08:38
This terror can only be averted by adding a watch picture

Possibly the first time ever I am more intrigued by

 
 By: thegrailwatch : March 13th, 2020-09:36
the "non-watch" photos.. your ice shots are seriously cool (no pun intended)!!!! I look forward to seeing all the entries this week, great theme, King!👍

+1 👍 [nt]

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 13th, 2020-09:51

Thanks a lot!

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-11:17
Not yet had the time to transfer the photos from the camera but I can highly recommend the place 👌🏻

Your lake ice photos remind me of a day I'll never forget

 
 By: cazalea : March 13th, 2020-11:45
North of the Arctic Circle, in 2CVs on a frozen lake Later that day we pulled a stupid stunt and I nearly froze my kneecaps But my French co-drivere was even more maniacal! He got his Speedo wet with ice water... ...  

I knew you would have something such up your sleeve 😉

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-12:07
The closest I got to craziness was this: ...  

I don't think my Caterham had a heater

 
 By: cazalea : March 13th, 2020-12:36
except the crossflow 1600. Did that one have heat? Mine was pretty stark inside but it did have top and side curtains ...  

No heater and even starker than yours 😉

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-21:54
The main issue was the lack of windscreen, as the front wheels threw the snow directly into your face, when not going perfectly straight (and there was little of straight with that car on snow / ice) ❄️❄️❄️

Wow that looks like ....

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 13th, 2020-16:35
Arctic Baywatch ;-))

Those are some frightening shots from Lake Baikal, K . . .

 
 By: Dr No : March 13th, 2020-12:11
. . . glad you made it outta there in one piece! Those of us born and bred in So Cal aren't exactly comfortable with ice. We are, though, used . . . . . . to rain. And I did take one step out our back door to snap this photo, so technically I was outside,...  

Lovely shot of your Railmaster, Art 👌🏻

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-12:34
And given the weather I can see why venturing further didn’t appeal 😉

Great shot dear Art!! The Railmaster is a model I love and Omega did a superb job with the Trilogy edition.

 
 By: Subexplorer : March 13th, 2020-14:01
It is a beautiful shot. But I was expecting something coming from you now... regret I don´t know how to post a video here: They say it never rains in California! Lol! ...  

I was a high school sophomore in Huntington Beach . . .

 
 By: Dr No : March 13th, 2020-16:28
. . . when this classic . . . . . . was released. Good memory, Abel! I'm impressed ;-) . . .

Happy days ! [nt]

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 13th, 2020-16:40

I love that song and the Mammas and the Pappas album. I was very young back then. Great memories from those far years of course!

 
 By: Subexplorer : March 13th, 2020-19:24
Thank you for posting my dear friend! Have a nice week end dear Art! Abel

I love that record 💖 [nt]

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 13th, 2020-16:39

As Mike and Art have demonstrated...

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-22:04
The Mamas and Papas took some liberty in interpreting the statistics 😉

That’s a superb Omega Railmaster !...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 13th, 2020-16:38
I need one in my life ;-0

Go vintage. Trust me . . .

 
 By: Dr No : March 13th, 2020-17:50
. . . on this. I thought the 60th would slake my thirst for a 2914. Boy, was I ever wrong! ;-)

Wise words Art...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 14th, 2020-09:39
I’m doing my best ;-))

Such a sweet Candy! [nt]

 
 By: amanico : March 14th, 2020-13:47

Hello again dear KM! Here some shots to play with this week end ...

 
 By: Subexplorer : March 13th, 2020-14:25
... theme: Have a nice week end dear KM and all our friends here!! Abel Places by the sea make me feel so happy!! These shots I took in Spain last year. Places not far from Barcelona. Watches my ref 5508 Submariner and my GS SBGM221. ...  

Splendid photos Abel ...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 13th, 2020-16:45
I think I recognise the Rolex 5508 Submariner and some of the locations 😉 ...  

Haha ha !...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 14th, 2020-09:29
The good old days 🥂

🙏🙏🙏🥂🥂 [nt]

 
 By: Subexplorer : March 15th, 2020-10:01

Your nature shots are superb, as always...

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-22:07
I thought this would be a theme for you, Abel 😊

Thank you so much dear friend KM!! You are always so kind! Glad you like these shots. The Sea always inspire me. I really love it and I dream to retire and living in a home with ...

 
 By: Subexplorer : March 14th, 2020-06:38
... its windows facing the sea. I feel it will be only a dream living in a big city near a murky waters river but... who knows! Have a nice week end my dear friend! Abel

That’s a good goal too have!

 
 By: KMII : March 14th, 2020-08:37
Wouldn’t mind the same 👍🏻

Superb shots

 
 By: RG1 : March 14th, 2020-19:08
Enjoy them with good health....

Mostly at sea side

 
 By: Tyo : March 13th, 2020-17:16
...  

Fantastic shots, Tyo!

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-22:09
And the Rouge on the beach - otherworldly 👌🏻👌🏻👌🏻

It’s great to see your watches ....

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 14th, 2020-02:47
By the sea 👌

These shots are insane, Tyo

 
 By: thegrailwatch : March 15th, 2020-11:26
Especially the JLC!

Great shots - if a little scary!

 
 By: jml_watches : March 13th, 2020-17:23
A few of mine in the wild HAGWE Cheers JML ...  

Great shots, JML!

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-22:10
That Emas in the sea grass never fails to inspire me 👌🏻

Thanks :) [nt]

 
 By: jml_watches : March 14th, 2020-16:27

Superb selection. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : March 14th, 2020-13:49

Thanks for a fascinating (and cool! :-) set of pictures, and for a nice theme this week! :-)

 
 By: FabR : March 13th, 2020-18:43
I'm taking this opportunity to share with you a few random shots take during the last year from...my bedroom window in Genova! I'm actually not that far from the middle of the city, but since my window offers a pretty large view of trees, I thought of sha...  

PS: and these are a couple extra (and nicer) shots from my girlfriend, that she just found on her phone!😀

 
 By: FabR : March 13th, 2020-19:08
My Milgauss in Boccadasse, probably last summer! And a huge Panerai on her wrist, while I'm playing soccer (I’m the tiny goalie in the background! ) Cheers. ...  

Brilliant!

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-22:14
There must have been some carrot magnetism at play in your Milgaus shot, though 😂👌🏻

Genova or Geneva?

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-22:12
Great shots and just the watches for the leafy background 👌🏻

That’s a great looking selection Fab...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 14th, 2020-09:54
Keep enjoying life 😉

👍👍🙏 [nt]

 
 By: FabR : March 14th, 2020-17:16

Amazing landscape and great pix, dear KMII!

 
 By: S F : March 13th, 2020-21:41
More mundane stuff from me . Enjoy the weekend and stay safe my dear friends. Cheers! ...  

Mundane so undersells it!

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-22:16
Your shots are spectacular and so are the locations! My favorite (even if hard to choose among your shots) is the Freak 👌🏻👌🏻👌🏻

Just love the Doxa shot!

 
 By: thegrailwatch : March 15th, 2020-11:29
A touch of danger!

What a great theme...

 
 By: RG1 : March 13th, 2020-23:51
I want to share my photo when I was in Nordic area.... Have a great weekend for everyone.... ...  

What a fantastic shot 👌🏻

 
 By: KMII : March 13th, 2020-23:54
Vintage and snow works really well IMHO 👍🏻

Always my pleasure RG1!! [nt]

 
 By: Subexplorer : March 15th, 2020-09:39

Good looking JLC ...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 14th, 2020-11:33
Keep warm !

Snow is good [nt]

 
 By: jml_watches : March 14th, 2020-16:30

Great theme my dear friend. And thanks for the spectacular pics btw

 
 By: Watchonthewrist : March 14th, 2020-01:53
The nature i always enjoy seeing 😎 Sometimes nature will find you HAGWE and stay safe you all ...  

Truly beautiful shots, Watchonthewrist 👌🏻

 
 By: KMII : March 14th, 2020-08:38
And the turtle does Alpinist is simply fantastic. The Alpinist a new addition? 👍🏻

+1.. 👍 [nt]

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 14th, 2020-11:29

My schedule...

 
 By: KMII : March 14th, 2020-12:13
Has not allowed as much time here as I would want 🤷🏻‍♂️ But a belated congratulations on your incoming 😊👍🏻

Thanks my friend 🤗 [nt]

 
 By: Watchonthewrist : March 14th, 2020-15:44

I love the Alpinist shot 👌....

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 14th, 2020-11:32
Just a lot of fun !

The turtle shot! [nt]

 
 By: amanico : March 14th, 2020-13:54

Do you think the Turtle was thinking you missed the mark

 
 By: thegrailwatch : March 15th, 2020-11:31
...not wearing a Turtle?🤣 All kidding aside, that was a really cool shot!👏

Some pic from me

 
 By: FRAMII : March 14th, 2020-02:31
...  

Chilly shots 🥶 ...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 14th, 2020-11:27
But the 5131 is always cool !

Hi K! Great ice shots, and the Seiko is well wrapped up too 😉

 
 By: nomadgiles : March 14th, 2020-05:29
Not great weather here today - so here’s some from times of clearer sky's: Have a great weekend all! ...  

Spectacular landscapes, Giles!

 
 By: KMII : March 14th, 2020-08:40
And it seems you’re enjoying your TT time, too 😉👍🏻

Great shots Giles...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 14th, 2020-11:24
Omega Dynamic, vintage cool.

Love the Zodiac. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : March 14th, 2020-13:57

Just the Nature shot...

 
 By: Jaccard : March 14th, 2020-06:24
... sadly the watch no longer around, but it was a Giant piece. ...  

Thank you, Abel

 
 By: Jaccard : March 14th, 2020-08:18
None left... but I have been very recently assured by the Owner to expect some correspondence from the other side of the Atlantic. I am as intrigued. Haswe

Truly fantastic landscape shot...

 
 By: KMII : March 14th, 2020-08:41
Any other watch you might want to post in the interim?

Thanks

 
 By: Jaccard : March 14th, 2020-10:46
A couple of garden shots of my St Galen PP Safe weekend to everyone ...  

Seldom seen in the garden...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 14th, 2020-11:21
Enjoy 👍

Thank you, Captain [nt]

 
 By: Jaccard : March 15th, 2020-13:38

Now you’re making me dig mine out...

 
 By: KMII : March 14th, 2020-12:14
Haven’t worn it yet this year but it’s certainly always fun 😊👍🏻👌🏻

Indeed

 
 By: Jaccard : March 14th, 2020-14:20
A gem from the past. Hagwe

Thank you, Abel [nt]

 
 By: Jaccard : March 15th, 2020-02:08

My big pleasure!! [nt]

 
 By: Subexplorer : March 15th, 2020-09:38

Near Granada [nt]

 
 By: Jaccard : March 15th, 2020-02:05

👍

 
 By: Jaccard : March 15th, 2020-13:36
Let me know. I will be happy to help.

Great theme, my contributions

 
 By: ZSHSZ : March 14th, 2020-06:45
...  

Truly lush, ZSHSZ 👌🏻

 
 By: KMII : March 14th, 2020-08:42
And the watch truly blends into its surroundings 👍🏻

Hulk in the woods ! 😮....

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 14th, 2020-11:19
Great photos using this WristScan theme.

It’s a pleasure 🥂 [nt]

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 14th, 2020-17:20

Beach life...

 
 By: Cpt Scarlet : March 14th, 2020-11:15
Looks great to me. I like the green dial on your Armida A7, it’s a cool looking watch.

Wonderful seaside shots!

 
 By: KMII : March 14th, 2020-12:15
And it certainly qualifies as nature in my book 😊 Thanks for joining in!

Love the Cali shot. [nt]

 
 By: amanico : March 14th, 2020-15:47

Here we are.

 
 By: amanico : March 14th, 2020-15:52
...  

Wow ! I was expecting this... And had mt pills close at hand! Lol! Superb shots! I specially love the last one with your Polaris! And I ...

 
 By: Subexplorer : March 14th, 2020-18:43
... Am a bit envious about your Pan Am related collection! (Including your 6542 of course!) Abrazos amigo! Buen fin de semana! Abel

Fantastic selection, Nico!

 
 By: KMII : March 14th, 2020-22:34
Was also hoping for a few Nico of Arabia shots with the 1858 or the Duometre 😉 Wonderful choices 👌🏻👍🏻

Aaah, these ones?

 
 By: amanico : March 15th, 2020-07:15
...  

Exactly 😊

 
 By: KMII : March 15th, 2020-08:24
Thanks a lot for adding them 🙏🏻

;) [nt]

 
 By: amanico : March 15th, 2020-12:59

The mighty Niagara River

 
 By: aperna : March 15th, 2020-02:02
Thanks for looking, Tony ...  

Truly amazing shots, Tony!

 
 By: KMII : March 15th, 2020-08:25
Like Nico I have to say I am particularly drawn to the second one 👌🏻