The decline of Hong Kong's iconic neon glow

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Vox - پیش 4 ماه
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Rafael Sanchez
Rafael Sanchez - پیش 12 روز
Xuelder - پیش 4 ماه
I loved this video, but I have a "weird" question: what was the font used at the beginning to spell Hong Kong? I would love to use it in my projects.
Mr. Salimi
Mr. Salimi - پیش 4 ماه
Wuwuwuwuwuwuwuwuwuwu senpai
Hudson Bernard
Hudson Bernard - پیش 4 ماه
Vox The production quality is always well executed using facts.
Mike T
Mike T - پیش 4 ماه
Vox 羊毛フェルト作り方初心者
Rather-B-Diving - پیش 8 روز
So sad to see the end of such a visually symbolic era...sort of like bull fighting in parts of Spain. But the arguments against it are pretty valid as @Adora Tsang mentioned. Clearly the business interests were given more priority than quality of life with no downtown to escape from.
I just ordered a neon Hand Made Dumpling Sign on Ebay for my living Room so neon can live on in spirit and trade without affecting anyone else.
JH.Light - پیش 9 روز
Why your video SOOOO GOOD! Thanks for your video!
gepoepd - پیش 13 روز
Nothing More Nothing Less
Nothing More Nothing Less - پیش 14 روز
That's why anime like ghost in the shell or psycho pass city was inspired of this
duokvalgyt - پیش 14 روز
The editing in this series, especially this video is incredible! Not even mentioning the quality of the content! I really hope VOX gave this guy a raise!
Ryan Jones
Ryan Jones - پیش 14 روز
I liked the more serious topics you seemed to tackle in season one... Budget cut for this season? I am disappointed in all of the HK stories in a row. Still a good show but noticeable drop off from last year.
Michel 14
Michel 14 - پیش 16 روز
Stan blade runner
Peter Greve
Peter Greve - پیش 17 روز
lol just pull a Germany and subsidize them shits
adrian blade
adrian blade - پیش 17 روز
adrian blade
adrian blade - پیش 17 روز
Japanese Mango
Ki Rex
Ki Rex - پیش 19 روز
Neon somehow looks better than LED
First Last
First Last - پیش 21 روز
Did it just say 32 hkdollars
Amer Raz
Amer Raz - پیش 22 روز
FFS Johnny every Vox's Border intro is so good I aspire to be an editor !
PS: Keep up the show or else...
Noe - پیش 25 روز
love the vox opening
over00lord Unknown
over00lord Unknown - پیش 29 روز
I wish that I could go back to a time where Neon signs lit up the night sky, and just walk around marveling at them with friends... I was unfortunately born too late to experience such a thing...
1234 - پیش ماه
As a Torontonian I think I'd be driven insane by all that bright artificial lighting at night and so much of it too
TOLSTOI - پیش 28 روز
shai pasasadaba
shai pasasadaba - پیش ماه
Neon lights are a classic in hongkong in my opinion
Kawaii_gamer Gamer
Kawaii_gamer Gamer - پیش ماه
I have went to Hong Kong 5 times in my life time and I’m only 10 and yup the neon lights is iconic in Hong Kong and snap a pic for now and it’s good for pictures and for aesthetic purposes so u can post a pic for insta or two
John Wong
John Wong - پیش ماه
Neon light has big maintenance cost, it wills break easy. and it works in high voltage. consume huge power.
HebaruSan - پیش ماه
Good riddance.
Cactus Jack
Cactus Jack - پیش ماه
“Visual culture” god I’ve never heard something more pretentious
TOLSTOI - پیش 28 روز
based Mick foley
Bryan William
Bryan William - پیش ماه
Beautiful video with great information
FaceAche - پیش ماه
Hong Kong???
What about las vegas???🤔
FaceAche - پیش ماه
The world is not what it used to be,charles..
jacksonville 123
jacksonville 123 - پیش ماه
Kevin Mai
Kevin Mai - پیش ماه
imagine letting master who watercool your pc
Derek Liu
Derek Liu - پیش ماه
Lmao sucks for him another example or product development and the disruption of an industry. You just gotta adapt
Darth Utah 66
Darth Utah 66 - پیش ماه
I must say, Hong Kong is a fascinating city
right eye
right eye - پیش ماه
Neon > LED
Jason Leung
Jason Leung - پیش 2 ماه
Nice to know my hometown inspired the aesthetics of Cyberpunk and other sci-fi subcultures, gotta love that aesthetic.
kolorish - پیش 2 ماه
1:10 someone knows where the red sign is located?
ShtiffleSauce - پیش 2 ماه
Today, Neon light. Tomorrow, Cantonese
Tactical Player
Tactical Player - پیش 2 ماه
Ok vox but should I chose neon or led kit for a car?
A Shizuoka
A Shizuoka - پیش 2 ماه
This series is alright, but I hate the walking and talking shots. Where is he even supposed to be going?? What are you in such a hurry for???
OrionSentry - پیش 2 ماه
Hong Kong would be a great city , if it weren't for those Super Rude Hong Kong People.
Ching Chong Ling Long Ting Tong
Howell Wang
Howell Wang - پیش 2 ماه
treeman Michael Jacksonn
treeman Michael Jacksonn - پیش 2 ماه
Neon light is the 🐐 -TMMJ
Thomas TubeHD
Thomas TubeHD - پیش 2 ماه
Am I the only one who can understand Cantonese
Sophia Castano
Sophia Castano - پیش 2 ماه
There is a definite rise in neon lights in Austin, TX, especially on SOCO. I just love them.
Sean Pan
Sean Pan - پیش 2 ماه
He is no fan of China or Hong Kong.
Funky173 - پیش 2 ماه
The edit is awesome! I love this video so much I may learn something of the transition.
Hong Kong
Hong Kong - پیش 2 ماه
Heidi Huang
Heidi Huang - پیش 2 ماه
I remember seeing this when I went back to China last year..... in Chinese and when I went to China everywhere there are neon lights but the ones in Hong Kong are definently the most beautiful
TheShadowParliament - پیش 2 ماه
Everything that has even a smudge of unique beautiful individuality is slowly being replaced with soulless mass produced rubbish.
T.M. Squirrel
T.M. Squirrel - پیش 2 ماه
stumbled across this channel. glad I did. Great presentations, great presentor/narrator, please make more!
Alex - پیش 2 ماه
vox in 10 years "The re-rise of Hong knogs iconic neon glow."
GunmetalGaming - پیش 2 ماه
Neon almost always looks cooler lol. Thankfully in Philadelphia where I go to school A LOT of new highrises are built with neon lights integrated into their exterior walls, very cool and futuristic.
Scott Free
Scott Free - پیش 2 ماه
Cant beat neon, Only the remarkable signs should be saved.
마리야ᄏᄏᄏ - پیش 2 ماه
I always thought Japan was known for it's neon lights
Anyways i like the neon lights better
ben smith
ben smith - پیش 2 ماه
Led sucks!
marxist liberal
marxist liberal - پیش 2 ماه
Oh the chinese commies r making LEDs to take down poor innocent neon lights of hong kong.. 😂🤣 this dude is a capitalist stooge and is only propping up capitalist propaganda against socialists
marxist liberal
marxist liberal - پیش 2 ماه
Literally in every video he narrates!!
BigDannyK - پیش 2 ماه
Hong Kong - the city that inspired Cyberpunk
Firstname Lastname
Firstname Lastname - پیش 2 ماه
Why is Vox rooting for neon lights so much? Is it a fetish they have?
Aryan Dey
Aryan Dey - پیش 2 ماه
Neon is a colour less gas you know.
BANANA BANANA - پیش 3 ماه
here's the song, been looking for too long lol
Synalla - پیش 3 ماه
The music you keep using for the Borders series is not only painful to hear in its composition, but also ridiculous in volume compared to the dialogue--the part that is IMPORTANT and NECESSARY. Your taste in indie music may be too distracting and painful, and that's your choice, but the volume levels need to emphasize the voices and make them heard. Otherwise, I have no incentive to watch your crap if I can't hear what you want to tell me.
Borders isn't the only perpetrator of this terrible volume dynamic, but it is the worst. Please stop this. Believe it or not, I came to these videos for what you have to say, not for ear-grating crap that I didn't consent to or expect from the title or thumbnail.
niel Gt
niel Gt - پیش 3 ماه
Why is the music so loud and distracting? 🤨
WhetZaddy - پیش 3 ماه
What's that outro song??
Lunatic Lunala
Lunatic Lunala - پیش 3 ماه
warning:comment section contains neon jokes.
TOLSTOI - پیش 28 روز
silly jokes? neon of that you find here
AomiN - پیش 3 ماه
yeah, because the growing population living in cages is really worried about old, inefficient lamps being replaced with LEDs 😒
nerdygal - پیش 3 ماه
I love this. Love the way Johnny creates his videos. The filming, the narrating style, the atmosphere he creates, it's just amazing. Vox Borders is undoubtly my favourite series in the entire channel.
Keep up the awesome work!
sandy - پیش 3 ماه
kudos to the video editor... the transitions in the beginning + the music was so good
sonal narvekar
sonal narvekar - پیش 3 ماه
The score from 1.12- 1.26. Amazing
João Amorim
João Amorim - پیش 3 ماه
Amazing editing!!!
What Alien?
What Alien? - پیش 3 ماه
What does health have to do with removing neon lights??
David Arango Bermúdez
David Arango Bermúdez - پیش 3 ماه
What's that beat at the end? Anyone please?
Semerah Delima
Semerah Delima - پیش 3 ماه
i love this series!
smiling_chestnut - پیش 3 ماه
This video really popped off
Daniel K
Daniel K - پیش 3 ماه
Guys have a look at the neon museum in Warsaw Poland - really awesome!
Elizabeth T
Elizabeth T - پیش 3 ماه
now i wanna go to Hong Kong to take pictures of the aesthetics
lawrence - پیش 3 ماه
Why not use LED in a tube with a diffuse filter? Kinda like those lightsabers theyve been making recently
Literally Felicity
Literally Felicity - پیش 3 ماه
Neon lights are very pretty imo.
lawrence - پیش 3 ماه
Wow that hipster vlogger whip editing was god awful. Please stop
peter tuann
peter tuann - پیش 3 ماه
I approve, the streets are less cluttered, saving electricity,
Saša Stajić
Saša Stajić - پیش 3 ماه
I find Neon light better for many reasons. It's just iconic
Grace W
Grace W - پیش 3 ماه
Does anyone know the name of the song at the end? The outtro ?
AstroNeón Sideral
AstroNeón Sideral - پیش 3 ماه
El neon jamás tendrá rival
Oh no it's marshie
Oh no it's marshie - پیش 3 ماه
I actually feel bad for the people who lives in the building or across where all the neon lights or led lights are hung. Good luck having a dark enough environment to sleep in with all those lights shining through.
Billy Bachiashvili
Billy Bachiashvili - پیش 3 ماه
That intro and the music in satisfying!! I love your work Vox!
drew t
drew t - پیش 3 ماه
There's nothing more amazing than a really beautiful neon sign.
Aaron Keane
Aaron Keane - پیش 3 ماه
Music in this series is really nice!
Cancer Alert
Cancer Alert - پیش 3 ماه
Why not just use handcrafted tools out of stone again, because it's more of a "craft"?
YamiSpirit - پیش 3 ماه
Anyone know the song 3:00?
Nikola Prolić
Nikola Prolić - پیش 3 ماه
0:12 nice combination of future bass and neon theme! Love it 👍
YO B - پیش 3 ماه
i was doing that for almost a year in Ethiopia. i used to be a neon Bender. old memory! now am a scrolling LED expert. as much as i hate to say this, eventually we have to move on and adapt the future.
Dmitri Spiegel
Dmitri Spiegel - پیش 3 ماه
Wow, I think those LEDs are really disgusting? I prefer the Neon!
Dr. K
Dr. K - پیش 3 ماه
China's most iconic aspect?
Mmhh.. No id say it's the smog of sky pollution
The Solar Wolf
The Solar Wolf - پیش 3 ماه
The future is not painted in just the glow of neon lights anymore, but in the simmer twinkles of the LED and flashes of a computer screen along with the nostalgic neon glow.
VariTimo - پیش 3 ماه
It’s not cool to change a movies aspect ratio from its original to 16:9. Not even for a political format.
Solomon Tsai
Solomon Tsai - پیش 3 ماه
0:22 you literally filmed a funeral home. smh.
Camille Lee
Camille Lee - پیش 3 ماه
Ughhh the LEDs doesnt have that soft glow when it lights up. Hopefully neon lights will thrive back into the spotlight.
The Legend
The Legend - پیش 3 ماه
Part of me will always be nostalgic for neon, but it's the past and It belongs there along with VHS players.
ElineOpje - پیش 3 ماه
what song is it around 3:10?
XM - پیش 3 ماه
Tokyo is more mouse for neon lights, they literally call it Neo Tokyo in manga
Rodney Jones
Rodney Jones - پیش 3 ماه
It's going to be a very sad day the day that neon signs disappear for good and all we will have left are cyberpunk movies and games and city pop music to remember this amazingly beautiful *AESTHETIC* . The nostalgia is will kill so many people. 😭😭😭
05candyman - پیش 3 ماه
LEDs are brighter, cheaper, more efficient, more versatile, and with a wider range of colours.
05candyman - پیش 3 ماه
+Countess' Slave I actually like LED alot. Especially gorgeous bright OLED TVs and cellphones.
Countess' Slave
Countess' Slave - پیش 3 ماه
05candyman and extremely unpleasant and unsatisfying to look at
05candyman - پیش 3 ماه
I like LED better
DJ Danger
DJ Danger - پیش 3 ماه
The music is dope.
Matthew Reeves
Matthew Reeves - پیش 3 ماه
Enjoyed the video, but especially wanted to thank you for the larger subtitles. As a visually impaired viewer, that was super helpful!