The decline of Hong Kong's iconic neon glow

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Vox
Vox - پیش 11 روز
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Xuelder
Xuelder - پیش 2 روز
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.
Anglo-Afghan Dutch Mapper
Anglo-Afghan Dutch Mapper - پیش 6 روز
Wuwuwuwuwuwuwuwuwuwu senpai
Hudson Bernard
Hudson Bernard - پیش 6 روز
Vox The production quality is always well executed using facts.
Mike T
Mike T - پیش 6 روز
Vox 羊毛フェルト作り方初心者
Hovan Ng
Hovan Ng - پیش 8 روز
I am from from Hong Kong and you accidentally took a picture of Hong Kong’s burial home!!!!!!!
stjigpaf
stjigpaf - پیش 53 دقیقه
what is the intro song?
Mari
Mari - پیش 5 ساعت
The editing is amazing
juni0rRC xD
juni0rRC xD - پیش 7 ساعت
neon lights? dats racist!
John Kevin Brosnan
John Kevin Brosnan - پیش 10 ساعت
You should visit northern ireland and touch their history
xMizunderstoodx
xMizunderstoodx - پیش 22 ساعت
What a shame. I will always remember how these neon signs light up the Hong Kong night and skyline.
Chris
Chris - پیش روز
What’s up with all these HK videos lately ?
MrHan
MrHan - پیش روز
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 روز
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.
人活着钱没了
人活着钱没了 - پیش روز
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 روز
LEDs lightings are more suitable for in house lighting. NEON lights are still more aesthetically pleasing and dramatic for Signages.
Derelect
Derelect - پیش روز
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 روز
2:45 Neon gas give _YELLOW_ color, just as shown in the video. Not red as stated.
LtLonely
LtLonely - پیش روز
rip aesthetic vibes
Shelby Brown
Shelby Brown - پیش 2 روز
The editing in the beginning of this video reminds me of 2015-2016 One Direction Vine edits... in a good way.
gamekiller999
gamekiller999 - پیش 2 روز
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 2 روز
Still prefer neons
Just Cuz
Just Cuz - پیش 2 روز
If only I could find someone to love me the way Master Wu loves Neon! 😍😍
Handi Cui
Handi Cui - پیش 2 روز
lol the lofi eastern asian influenced music couldn't be more fitting
rajshetty611
rajshetty611 - پیش 2 روز
Why vox is focusing more on hong kong
Dystropy Ko
Dystropy Ko - پیش 2 روز
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 2 روز
what is the name of master wu’s shop?
Brendan C
Brendan C - پیش 2 روز
0:09
Li Zhang
Li Zhang - پیش 2 روز
damn that intro was lit 🔥🔥🔥 keep it up vox
alexlammm2
alexlammm2 - پیش 2 روز
Good work! As a HK citizen, I didn't realise there are stories behind those signs.
Lucas Porada
Lucas Porada - پیش 2 روز
What is the name of the song at 00:20
Undead Jared
Undead Jared - پیش 2 روز
Why not just use diffusers over the LEDs
Petabyte
Petabyte - پیش 2 روز
vox is creating some amazing short film / documentaries. kudos.
Dripps
Dripps - پیش 2 روز
When did vox turn into Casey?
Lillian Swaim
Lillian Swaim - پیش 2 روز
Why does anyone care??
British Tiger
British Tiger - پیش 3 روز
Wow the editing on this one took a huge jump in quality. nice
TechFlix
TechFlix - پیش 3 روز
Brandon wofltel assured
C0TT0NM0UF
C0TT0NM0UF - پیش 3 روز
Neon is cooler
Ausgapore Tan
Ausgapore Tan - پیش 3 روز
Hong Kong is one of my favourite cities
sscheckerrs
sscheckerrs - پیش 3 روز
Thanks for this episode. It was lovely
olaolapepsiman
olaolapepsiman - پیش 3 روز
V A P O U R
Jan Viator
Jan Viator - پیش 4 روز
lmao most of the movies were Wong Kar Wai's
Supernaturalme Supernaturalme
Supernaturalme Supernaturalme - پیش 4 روز
The night scene like a surreal movie set with smells, sounds and noise, chaotic and disorderly order ,a bit sense of danger and tension in the air, exciting and igniting. A twirl of suction of everything, all energies of mismatch and mishap all together in a split second, you are overloaded with information and overwhelmed. Too much going on around you at the same time! Too fast too. Cinematic and dramatic. That s HK.
red comn
red comn - پیش 4 روز
Contact for master wu? I want one of those darn neon for music venue
Clement Lai
Clement Lai - پیش 4 روز
These series are truly beauitful. Thanks, Vox!
JuJu
JuJu - پیش 4 روز
Dope series! Tuning in from London
djjlc
djjlc - پیش 4 روز
Japan please don’t sacrifice your culture just to be like some boring ass American!!
Lyds
Lyds - پیش 4 روز
so well madw this video
Aman Rahman
Aman Rahman - پیش 4 روز
A fun game: when you go out a night, try to tell apart neon and LED lights. In Hyderbad, it's mostly LED.
sunny steve
sunny steve - پیش 4 روز
Time for future funk
Victor Pelizaro de Souza
Victor Pelizaro de Souza - پیش 4 روز
NEON >>>>> led
Brett Carroll
Brett Carroll - پیش 4 روز
*O U T R U N I S L I F E*
MemeyGamer
MemeyGamer - پیش 4 روز
Honestly, I prefer the looks for neon, it's more clean and minimalist and cool looking.
Mamatha Bhat
Mamatha Bhat - پیش 5 روز
Why are you making so many videos on HK????
guy sumpthin
guy sumpthin - پیش 5 روز
Neon peaked in the 70's ? Thats way off. In the 70 neon antiques cover the antique shops
关好人
关好人 - پیش 5 روز
What is the song started at 0:08?
Anybody Noname
Anybody Noname - پیش 5 روز
#PrayForNeon
Rohan Sehgal
Rohan Sehgal - پیش 5 روز
Loved the music tracks in this video. Can Vox please make it available on Spotify or something? Thanks!
Deep Thought
Deep Thought - پیش 5 روز
But without neon lights, how would we make vaporwave and synthwave album covers?
yokcos
yokcos - پیش 5 روز
so neon lights, relative to LEDs, are expensive, unsafe, difficult to make, and inefficient? Sounds like LEDs taking over is a great idea.
Cidila Chan
Cidila Chan - پیش 5 روز
I love the editing of this video omg is so good!
Ritvik Khandelwal
Ritvik Khandelwal - پیش 5 روز
Hong Kong's skyline puts every American skyline to shame.
Paul Han
Paul Han - پیش 2 روز
Ritvik Khandelwal Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Shenzen’s skylines look much more futuristic as they were all built more recently with huge glass windows. If you like the old school concrete buildings then New York and Chicago are the skylines to enjoy.
Ritvik Khandelwal
Ritvik Khandelwal - پیش 5 روز
Saw it before this one...doesn't change the fact that HK's skyline puts every American skyline to shame lmao. Btw, I live in NYC.
photinoman
photinoman - پیش 5 روز
watch the next episode about cage homes...
Greg Pappas
Greg Pappas - پیش 5 روز
That Intro music was hype
aliciadear
aliciadear - پیش 5 روز
I'm sad the Borders episodes are so short these days! Love this series!
TheEpicNarwhal
TheEpicNarwhal - پیش 5 روز
I geuss we need to move onto led
putonekas
putonekas - پیش 5 روز
Those Leds are ugly as hell
putonekas
putonekas - پیش 5 روز
Those Leds are ugly as hell
Orange Rubik
Orange Rubik - پیش 5 روز
Can you post a list of the songs you use in your videos?
CSW
CSW - پیش 5 روز
More video on Hong Kong please
Paolo De Nora
Paolo De Nora - پیش 5 روز
Outro song name, please !
nickdziwny
nickdziwny - پیش 6 روز
And that kind of videos is what I like from Vox.
hayden brayton
hayden brayton - پیش 6 روز
Nah If I needed a sign I would still go with neon you cant beat custom and hand made.
Ben Logic
Ben Logic - پیش 5 روز
Yet I can still do custom diodes or LEDS ;)
Akxyy
Akxyy - پیش 6 روز
某香港人睇咩?
Christian O. Holz
Christian O. Holz - پیش 6 روز
Light pollution. Yay. Calling neon lighting an "aesthetic" is very, well, kind. Good thing the government is putting some restraints on their use. Also, LEDs are much more energy efficient
Teapode
Teapode - پیش 6 روز
amaizing series
BendyGO
BendyGO - پیش 6 روز
Outro song: Tom Hillock, Nicolas Boscovic - Golden Halo
K G
K G - پیش 6 روز
I love the work you do on this series brother. Keep it up!
/Zacky nor
/Zacky nor - پیش 6 روز
Yooo these editing skills
asspounderify
asspounderify - پیش 6 روز
4:15
How did you translate what he said from installation to "simple installation"
It kind of puts him in a bad light, almost as if to trash on LEDs considering he produces neon lights
Dhruv Rai
Dhruv Rai - پیش 6 روز
MY CITY SHINES LIKE A DIAMOND
COPYSK Y
COPYSK Y - پیش 6 روز
So many homg kong stores uses neon lights for signs.
AKNetworkEdit
AKNetworkEdit - پیش 6 روز
Colour Grading: Teal and Orange. Teal, the worlds ugliest colour unless its in aqua marine setting. And orange Then you manipulate the man speaking's skin tone to make it look tanned. Stop it. BOOOO!
Obakeng Africa
Obakeng Africa - پیش 6 روز
The music is on another level.
Prod. Hxrford
Prod. Hxrford - پیش 6 روز
damn this video is so slick
Bharbir Singh Heyer
Bharbir Singh Heyer - پیش 6 روز
Love this series, keep up the amazing work
Arif Prabu Wijaya
Arif Prabu Wijaya - پیش 6 روز
I like the music intro
onbekende telefoon
onbekende telefoon - پیش 6 روز
These types of vids is what makes Vox great. Stay out of climate and political things.
C M
C M - پیش 6 روز
you guys should go to Kaliningrad Oblast
Synergy
Synergy - پیش 6 روز
This camera quality is out of this world!
Devon A
Devon A - پیش 6 روز
Things change
shoot fire outta ma eyes
shoot fire outta ma eyes - پیش 6 روز
Future bass
Larry Singleton
Larry Singleton - پیش 6 روز
I'm not a big fan of Vox. I won't go there.
I will say I was surprised. This is an interesting and informative video as I had first assumed, (You know; "ass-u-me". heh-heh), that they were going to say something about the Chinese government.
I guess I spoke to soon. Right after I wrote the above he talks about how government regulations came down on "unsafe" signs through "safety codes".
I hate, Hate, HATE the Better Homes and Gardens Gestapo that is Code Enforcement that dictates every part of what you do to your own home. How high fences and hedges can be. Having to get expensive permits to put in a f-ing window. I think you even have to get a permit to re-frame a door in your house. You see these "new" cities being created in places like California. The first thing they do is establish a Code Enforcement office. With Code Enforcement goons preying on people with "eyesores" like a 64 pickup truck in their back forty. What used to be rural areas are now part of the city and subject to fees, fines and every other onerous regulation.
So I guess I'm left wondering how much influence the Chinese government has on local government.
Creativepeak 01
Creativepeak 01 - پیش 6 روز
illusion 100
Lorinda
Lorinda - پیش 7 روز
Really love this Hong Kong series! So interesting. Hope you do mainland China.
YuukoDream Serenade
YuukoDream Serenade - پیش 7 روز
I don't think I have ever seen an informative video on YouTube so SATISFYING. The *editing* is FANTASTIC.
Ph Ph
Ph Ph - پیش 7 روز
I appreciated this, great video
Abdulimaguli
Abdulimaguli - پیش 7 روز
It’s called evolution
Rick Sanchez
Rick Sanchez - پیش 7 روز
5:20, looked it up and the dude is right, neon lights exist since 1917 (=over a hundred years)
Cody Private Channel
Cody Private Channel - پیش 7 روز
just as vegas lost theirs years ago
Shuu U
Shuu U - پیش 7 روز
Is neon lights bad for the environment?
Juju Z
Juju Z - پیش 7 روز
Between the decline of neon and shutting down the pedestrian zone in Mongkok, HK's nightscape really is transforming :/
SSB Brandon
SSB Brandon - پیش 7 روز
I like the Jackie Chan at 0:30 it looks just like the meme version & is that Bruce Lee to the left of him?
diamondminer666 MLG
diamondminer666 MLG - پیش 7 روز
where can i find glowstone
JonathanJK
JonathanJK - پیش 7 روز
Episode 4 is out! Let's see what Johnny got wrong this time.
EDIT: Can see no mention was made that HK had more Neon than Las Vegas. That would have helped contextually to understand how much HK had at one point.
Jose Rivera
Jose Rivera - پیش 7 روز
Nice sountrack man!
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