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Thomas Kern was born in Switzerland in 1965. Trained as a photographer in Zürich, he started working as a photojournalist in 1989. He was a founder of the Swiss photographers agency Lookat Photos in 1990. Thomas Kern has won twice a World Press Award and has been awarded several Swiss national scholarships. His work has been widely exhibited and it is represented in various collections.
A glimpse inside the workshop of one of the most famous Swiss watchmakers, Audemars Piguet. Timepieces are developed and assembled not far from the French border in Le Brassus and since 1986 at a subsidiary in nearby Le Locle. All photos Thomas Kern, swissinfo.