The decline of Hong Kong's iconic neon glow

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Vox
Vox - پیش 2 ماه
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Xuelder
Xuelder - پیش 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 2 ماه
Wuwuwuwuwuwuwuwuwuwu senpai
Hudson Bernard
Hudson Bernard - پیش 2 ماه
Vox The production quality is always well executed using facts.
Mike T
Mike T - پیش 2 ماه
Vox 羊毛フェルト作り方初心者
Hovan Ng
Hovan Ng - پیش 2 ماه
I am from from Hong Kong and you accidentally took a picture of Hong Kong’s burial home!!!!!!!
A Shizuoka
A Shizuoka - پیش 4 روز
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
OrionSentry - پیش 8 روز
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 8 روز
白皮猪根本不懂中国历史,中国的发展经历了多少困难。
treeman Michael Jacksonn
treeman Michael Jacksonn - پیش 9 روز
Neon light is the 🐐 -TMMJ
Thomas TubeHD
Thomas TubeHD - پیش 10 روز
Am I the only one who can understand Cantonese
Sophia Castano
Sophia Castano - پیش 11 روز
There is a definite rise in neon lights in Austin, TX, especially on SOCO. I just love them.
Sean Pan
Sean Pan - پیش 12 روز
He is no fan of China or Hong Kong.
Funky173
Funky173 - پیش 13 روز
The edit is awesome! I love this video so much I may learn something of the transition.
Hong Kong
Hong Kong - پیش 16 روز
:(
Heidi Huang
Heidi Huang - پیش 17 روز
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
TheShadowParliament - پیش 18 روز
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 19 روز
stumbled across this channel. glad I did. Great presentations, great presentor/narrator, please make more!
Alex
Alex - پیش 20 روز
vox in 10 years "The re-rise of Hong knogs iconic neon glow."
GunmetalGaming
GunmetalGaming - پیش 21 روز
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 22 روز
Cant beat neon, Only the remarkable signs should be saved.
Maria Ramirez
Maria Ramirez - پیش 22 روز
I always thought Japan was known for it's neon lights
Anyways i like the neon lights better
ben smith
ben smith - پیش 25 روز
Led sucks!
marxist liberal
marxist liberal - پیش 25 روز
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 25 روز
Literally in every video he narrates!!
BigDannyK
BigDannyK - پیش 25 روز
Hong Kong - the city that inspired Cyberpunk
Firstname Lastname
Firstname Lastname - پیش 26 روز
Why is Vox rooting for neon lights so much? Is it a fetish they have?
Aryan Dey
Aryan Dey - پیش 26 روز
Neon is a colour less gas you know.
BANANA BANANA
BANANA BANANA - پیش 26 روز
4:50
here's the song, been looking for too long lol
https://soundcloud.com/artpopst/tom-hillock-nicolas-boscovic-golden-halo
Synalla
Synalla - پیش 27 روز
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 ماه
Why is the music so loud and distracting? 🤨
WhetZaddy
WhetZaddy - پیش ماه
What's that outro song??
Lunatic Lunala
Lunatic Lunala - پیش ماه
warning:comment section contains neon jokes.
AomiN
AomiN - پیش ماه
yeah, because the growing population living in cages is really worried about old, inefficient lamps being replaced with LEDs 😒
nerdygal
nerdygal - پیش 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
sandy - پیش ماه
kudos to the video editor... the transitions in the beginning + the music was so good
sonal narvekar
sonal narvekar - پیش ماه
The score from 1.12- 1.26. Amazing
João Amorim
João Amorim - پیش ماه
Amazing editing!!!
What Alien?
What Alien? - پیش ماه
What does health have to do with removing neon lights??
David Arango Bermùdez
David Arango Bermùdez - پیش ماه
What's that beat at the end? Anyone please?
Semerah Delima
Semerah Delima - پیش ماه
i love this series!
smiling_chestnut
smiling_chestnut - پیش ماه
This video really popped off
Daniel K
Daniel K - پیش ماه
Guys have a look at the neon museum in Warsaw Poland - really awesome!
Elizabeth T
Elizabeth T - پیش ماه
now i wanna go to Hong Kong to take pictures of the aesthetics
lawrence
lawrence - پیش 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 ماه
Neon lights are very pretty imo.
lawrence
lawrence - پیش ماه
Wow that hipster vlogger whip editing was god awful. Please stop
peter tuann
peter tuann - پیش ماه
I approve, the streets are less cluttered, saving electricity,
Saša Stajić
Saša Stajić - پیش ماه
I find Neon light better for many reasons. It's just iconic
Grace W
Grace W - پیش ماه
Does anyone know the name of the song at the end? The outtro ?
AstroNeón Sideral
AstroNeón Sideral - پیش ماه
El neon jamás tendrá rival
Oh no it's marshie
Oh no it's marshie - پیش 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 ماه
That intro and the music in it....so satisfying!! I love your work Vox!
drew t
drew t - پیش ماه
There's nothing more amazing than a really beautiful neon sign.
Aaron Keane
Aaron Keane - پیش ماه
Music in this series is really nice!
Cancer Alert
Cancer Alert - پیش ماه
Why not just use handcrafted tools out of stone again, because it's more of a "craft"?
YamiSpirit
YamiSpirit - پیش ماه
Anyone know the song 3:00?
Nikola Prolić
Nikola Prolić - پیش ماه
0:12 nice combination of future bass and neon theme! Love it 👍
YO B
YO B - پیش 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 ماه
Wow, I think those LEDs are really disgusting? I prefer the Neon!
Dr. K
Dr. K - پیش ماه
China's most iconic aspect?
Mmhh.. No id say it's the smog of sky pollution
The Solar Wolf
The Solar Wolf - پیش 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
VariTimo - پیش 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 ماه
0:22 you literally filmed a funeral home. smh.
Camille Lee
Camille Lee - پیش 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 ماه
Part of me will always be nostalgic for neon, but it's the past and It belongs there along with VHS players.
ElineOpje
ElineOpje - پیش ماه
what song is it around 3:10?
XM
XM - پیش ماه
Tokyo is more mouse for neon lights, they literally call it Neo Tokyo in manga
Rodney Jones
Rodney Jones - پیش 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
05candyman - پیش ماه
LEDs are brighter, cheaper, more efficient, more versatile, and with a wider range of colours.
05candyman
05candyman - پیش ماه
+Countess' Slave I actually like LED alot. Especially gorgeous bright OLED TVs and cellphones.
Countess' Slave
Countess' Slave - پیش ماه
05candyman and extremely unpleasant and unsatisfying to look at
05candyman
05candyman - پیش ماه
I like LED better
DJ Danger
DJ Danger - پیش ماه
The music is dope.
Matthew Reeves
Matthew Reeves - پیش ماه
Enjoyed the video, but especially wanted to thank you for the larger subtitles. As a visually impaired viewer, that was super helpful!
sapphirexwind
sapphirexwind - پیش ماه
I had taken some glass classes at a museums glass workshop, they offer a Neon making class, I want to try it. Let's preserve craftsmanship!
sexy korean girl
sexy korean girl - پیش ماه
hong kong is a third rate city now. like all the kong girls
Delfim Álvaro
Delfim Álvaro - پیش ماه
Damn, Vox. This series is fireeee!
Archer V.
Archer V. - پیش ماه
for money....
The TNTsheep
The TNTsheep - پیش ماه
Neon lights were great, but we shouldn't linger in the past; instead we should embrace the new.
Bruce Chang-Gu
Bruce Chang-Gu - پیش ماه
not enough is being said about the extraordinary videography. stunning
Dj3ndo
Dj3ndo - پیش ماه
Amazing series!
Ben Cooper
Ben Cooper - پیش ماه
I want a wall of neon signs from hong kong if someone can help me out.
penguins forall
penguins forall - پیش ماه
Keep in mind a big part of why LEDs are cheap and bright is due to phosphors. Pretty much all the LEDs you can buy use phosphors. Neon lights could similarly use phosphors and make them nearly an order of magnitude more efficiency similar to CFL lamps.
loversandlies
loversandlies - پیش ماه
I FREAKING LOVE ALL OF THESE HONG KONG VIDEOS OMG
DmofukinLee
DmofukinLee - پیش ماه
using a few of the same shots from last episode RREEEEEEEEE
That Girl
That Girl - پیش ماه
I love neon lights but they’re kinda expensive
stjigpaf
stjigpaf - پیش ماه
what is the intro song?
Mari
Mari - پیش ماه
The editing is amazing
juni0rRC xD
juni0rRC xD - پیش ماه
neon lights? dats racist!
John Kevin Brosnan
John Kevin Brosnan - پیش ماه
You should visit northern ireland and touch their history
xMizunderstoodx
xMizunderstoodx - پیش ماه
What a shame. I will always remember how these neon signs light up the Hong Kong night and skyline.
Chris
Chris - پیش ماه
What’s up with all these HK videos lately ?
Countess' Slave
Countess' Slave - پیش ماه
Chris it’s their new series
MrHan
MrHan - پیش ماه
Same reason we don't see Model Ts still running around. They're romantic yes, but we can relegate them to the enthusiasts and hobbyists. There is a place for preservation and conservation but society as a whole needs to move forward.
justin chan
justin chan - پیش ماه
0:30 I’ve been there just yesterday when this comment was made. It is one of the streets in Mong Kok with all the small night shops. I am pretty sure.
Ashen One From China
Ashen One From China - پیش ماه
I think LED can also be made into the forms of traditional Chinese characters, but it will cost a little more money.
Billy The-Kid
Billy The-Kid - پیش ماه
LEDs lightings are more suitable for in house lighting. NEON lights are still more aesthetically pleasing and dramatic for Signages.
Derelect
Derelect - پیش ماه
I want to see a story done on Catalonia in Spain, I think that would be really cool to see.
Rick White
Rick White - پیش ماه
2:45 Neon gas give _YELLOW_ color, just as shown in the video. Not red as stated.
Lone
Lone - پیش ماه
rip aesthetic vibes
Shelby Brown
Shelby Brown - پیش ماه
The editing in the beginning of this video reminds me of 2015-2016 One Direction Vine edits... in a good way.
gamekiller999
gamekiller999 - پیش ماه
I live in HK and even thought neon lights are beautiful they are some time annoying cuz the light is very bright and hurt the eye
Silvia cabaco
Silvia cabaco - پیش ماه
Still prefer neons
Just Cuz
Just Cuz - پیش ماه
If only I could find someone to love me the way Master Wu loves Neon! 😍😍
Handi Cui
Handi Cui - پیش ماه
lol the lofi eastern asian influenced music couldn't be more fitting
rajshetty611
rajshetty611 - پیش ماه
Why vox is focusing more on hong kong
Dystropy Ko
Dystropy Ko - پیش ماه
DId vox run out of budget? It says its a series about borders but there is literally nothing about borders and hes stayed in the same city for 4 episodes. The first season was way better and more informational.
ED L
ED L - پیش ماه
what is the name of master wu’s shop?
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