Gaetan Demers Fine Watch

Gaetan Demers

In lawrence by Robert Lussier7 Comments

Thought I’d revisit Demers Fine Watch and Clock Repair today. The original post contained only a handful of the images I got of Gaetan and his very unique and very fine watch repair shop.

This shot is one of my personal favorites. It show’s Gaetan in his watch repair shop taking a call from a customer. That section of the shop is separated from the main clock repair shop by curtains and a short narrow hallway.

This morning I paid a visit to Gaetan to show him the full set of images from that morning’s shoot and to check on the Waltham Watch I left for him to repair and clean (it is still in the queue).

I’m happy to say that Gaetan loved the images. I’ll be giving him a set of them as a gift for his hospitality.

As I was leaving I commented on the ornate clock you see below. A piece of art, really — Big Ben, partially rendered with watch and small clock parts. It is a piece that he restored, replacing the actual clock element.

Then he gave it to me. It looks pretty good in my office!

Thank you, Gaetan!

Comments

  1. Way to go Geatan. ,,,keep up to good work ,,, love you Brother

  2. Super job capturing all these photos , I always knew Gaetan was very talented , Gaetan can do pretty much anything he puts his mind to , I’ve known him for a long time , he,s my younger brother . Great job .

    1. Dad’s talents come from his heart and this can be seen by his contagious smile.

  3. Oh wow, Bob, this is just wonderful! A very powerful image indeed, my friend! I love the b&w processing you used to create it, very dramatic. And what a wonderful gift, that is an AMAZING timepiece!!

  4. Very nice photos . Way to go Gaetan, very talented man in many many ways , wood carving, music, and his job as a watch repairman . Congrat brother love ya lot.

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