Category: Missions

Watches, Environmentalism, and The Ungalmorous SCUBA Dives of Mission Lake George

Mission Lake George was sponsored by Oris. This essay was read aloud on Episode 43 of Beyond The Dial. SCUBA diving in freshwater is not terribly glamorous, especially when compared to saltwater diving. Freshwater is often murky, and “poor vis” can render recreational diving pointless. The water is also usually cold, with even the smallest… Read more »

Announcing the Oris x Beyond The Dial Essay Contest Winners!

Wow, our readers can write! We received 34 entries from all around the world, ranging in style from poems to dream journals to short stories and much more. Every single piece was from the heart, and in that regard they were all winners. Voting took place between Oris and Beyond The Dial’s staff, and we… Read more »

Announcing Mission Lake George

Mission Lake George is Sponsored By ORIS The Mission: Track and Document Invasive Species with Underwater Photography With our partner The Lake George Association being the oldest freshwater conservancy in the US (1885), Lake George holds AA-rated fresh water, the highest ranking of cleanliness possible. Yet, invasive plant species threaten the lake’s delicate ecosystem. The… Read more »

The Oris x Beyond The Dial Essay Contest

The Oris x Beyond The Dial Essay Contest Oris and Beyond The Dial have joined forces to launch their first ever essay contest celebrating the release of the Carysfort Reef Limited Edition. We invite you to submit an essay describing your ultimate adventure with this watch that’s dedicated to bringing Change for the Better to… Read more »