The decline of Hong Kong's iconic neon glow

Vox
Vox

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8 days ago
HDNXCN
HDNXCN

Vox mind your own business albino foreigner

Day ago
Anglo-Afghan Dutch Mapper
Anglo-Afghan Dutch Mapper

Wuwuwuwuwuwuwuwuwuwu senpai

3 days ago
Hudson Bernard
Hudson Bernard

Vox The production quality is always well executed using facts.

4 days ago
Mike T
Mike T

Vox 羊毛フェルト作り方初心者

4 days ago
Hovan Ng
Hovan Ng

I am from from Hong Kong and you accidentally took a picture of Hong Kong’s burial home!!!!!!!

5 days ago
rajshetty611
rajshetty611

Why vox is focusing more on hong kong

2 hours ago
Dystropy Ko
Dystropy Ko

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.

5 hours ago
ED L
ED L

what is the name of master wu’s shop?

7 hours ago
Brendan C
Brendan C

0:09

8 hours ago
Li Zhang
Li Zhang

damn that intro was lit 🔥🔥🔥 keep it up vox

8 hours ago
alexlammm2
alexlammm2

Good work! As a HK citizen, I didn't realise there are stories behind those signs.

9 hours ago
Lucas Porada
Lucas Porada

What is the name of the song at 00:20

10 hours ago
Undead Jared
Undead Jared

Why not just use diffusers over the LEDs

13 hours ago
Petabyte
Petabyte

vox is creating some amazing short film / documentaries. kudos.

13 hours ago
Dripps
Dripps

When did vox turn into Casey?

14 hours ago
Lillian Swaim
Lillian Swaim

Why does anyone care??

14 hours ago
British Tiger
British Tiger

Wow the editing on this one took a huge jump in quality. nice

22 hours ago
TechFlix
TechFlix

Brandon wofltel assured

23 hours ago
C0TT0NM0UF
C0TT0NM0UF

Neon is cooler

Day ago
Ausgapore Tan
Ausgapore Tan

Hong Kong is one of my favourite cities

Day ago
sscheckerrs
sscheckerrs

Thanks for this episode. It was lovely

Day ago
olaolapepsiman
olaolapepsiman

V A P O U R

Day ago
Jan Viator
Jan Viator

lmao most of the movies were Wong Kar Wai's

Day ago
Supernaturalme Supernaturalme
Supernaturalme Supernaturalme

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.

Day ago
red comn
red comn

Contact for master wu? I want one of those darn neon for music venue

2 days ago
Clement Lai
Clement Lai

These series are truly beauitful. Thanks, Vox!

2 days ago
JuJu
JuJu

Dope series! Tuning in from London

2 days ago
djjlc
djjlc

Japan please don’t sacrifice your culture just to be like some boring ass American!!

2 days ago
Lyds
Lyds

so well madw this video

2 days ago
Aman Rahman
Aman Rahman

A fun game: when you go out a night, try to tell apart neon and LED lights. In Hyderbad, it's mostly LED.

2 days ago
sunny steve
sunny steve

Time for future funk

2 days ago
Victor Pelizaro de Souza
Victor Pelizaro de Souza

NEON >>>>> led

2 days ago
Brett Carroll
Brett Carroll

*O U T R U N I S L I F E*

2 days ago
MemeyGamer
MemeyGamer

Honestly, I prefer the looks for neon, it's more clean and minimalist and cool looking.

2 days ago
Mamatha Bhat
Mamatha Bhat

Why are you making so many videos on HK????

2 days ago
guy sumpthin
guy sumpthin

Neon peaked in the 70's ? Thats way off. In the 70 neon antiques cover the antique shops

2 days ago
关好人
关好人

What is the song started at 0:08?

3 days ago
Anybody Noname
Anybody Noname

#PrayForNeon

3 days ago
Rohan Sehgal
Rohan Sehgal

Loved the music tracks in this video. Can Vox please make it available on Spotify or something? Thanks!

3 days ago
Deep Thought
Deep Thought

But without neon lights, how would we make vaporwave and synthwave album covers?

3 days ago
yokcos
yokcos

so neon lights, relative to LEDs, are expensive, unsafe, difficult to make, and inefficient? Sounds like LEDs taking over is a great idea.

3 days ago
Cidila Chan
Cidila Chan

I love the editing of this video omg is so good!

3 days ago
Ritvik Khandelwal
Ritvik Khandelwal

Hong Kong's skyline puts every American skyline to shame.

3 days ago
Paul Han
Paul Han

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.

14 hours ago
Ritvik Khandelwal
Ritvik Khandelwal

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.

2 days ago
photinoman
photinoman

watch the next episode about cage homes...

2 days ago
Greg Pappas
Greg Pappas

That Intro music was hype

3 days ago
aliciadear
aliciadear

I'm sad the Borders episodes are so short these days! Love this series!

3 days ago
TheEpicNarwhal
TheEpicNarwhal

I geuss we need to move onto led

3 days ago
putonekas
putonekas

Those Leds are ugly as hell

3 days ago
putonekas
putonekas

Those Leds are ugly as hell

3 days ago
Orange Rubik
Orange Rubik

Can you post a list of the songs you use in your videos?

3 days ago
CSW
CSW

More video on Hong Kong please

3 days ago
Paolo De Nora
Paolo De Nora

Outro song name, please !

3 days ago
nickdziwny
nickdziwny

And that kind of videos is what I like from Vox.

3 days ago
hayden brayton
hayden brayton

Nah If I needed a sign I would still go with neon you cant beat custom and hand made.

3 days ago
Ben Logic
Ben Logic

Yet I can still do custom diodes or LEDS ;)

3 days ago
Akxyy
Akxyy

某香港人睇咩?

3 days ago
Christian O. Holz
Christian O. Holz

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

3 days ago
Teapode
Teapode

amaizing series

3 days ago
BendyGO
BendyGO

Outro song: Tom Hillock, Nicolas Boscovic - Golden Halo

3 days ago
K G
K G

I love the work you do on this series brother. Keep it up!

3 days ago
/Zacky nor
/Zacky nor

Yooo these editing skills

3 days ago
asspounderify
asspounderify

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

3 days ago
Dhruv Rai
Dhruv Rai

MY CITY SHINES LIKE A DIAMOND

3 days ago
COPYSK Y
COPYSK Y

So many homg kong stores uses neon lights for signs.

3 days ago
AKNetworkEdit
AKNetworkEdit

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!

4 days ago
Obakeng Africa
Obakeng Africa

The music is on another level.

4 days ago
Prod. Hxrford
Prod. Hxrford

damn this video is so slick

4 days ago
Bharbir Singh Heyer
Bharbir Singh Heyer

Love this series, keep up the amazing work

4 days ago
Arif Prabu Wijaya
Arif Prabu Wijaya

I like the music intro

4 days ago
onbekende telefoon
onbekende telefoon

These types of vids is what makes Vox great. Stay out of climate and political things.

4 days ago
C M
C M

you guys should go to Kaliningrad Oblast

4 days ago
Synergy
Synergy

This camera quality is out of this world!

4 days ago
Devon A
Devon A

Things change

4 days ago
shoot fire outta ma eyes
shoot fire outta ma eyes

Future bass

4 days ago
Larry Singleton
Larry Singleton

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.

4 days ago
Creativepeak 01
Creativepeak 01

illusion 100

4 days ago
Lorinda
Lorinda

Really love this Hong Kong series! So interesting. Hope you do mainland China.

4 days ago
YuukoDream Serenade
YuukoDream Serenade

I don't think I have ever seen an informative video on YouTube so SATISFYING. The *editing* is FANTASTIC.

4 days ago
Ph Ph
Ph Ph

I appreciated this, great video

5 days ago
Abdulimaguli
Abdulimaguli

It’s called evolution

5 days ago
GiroFuse
GiroFuse

5:20, looked it up and the dude is right, neon lights exist since 1917 (=over a hundred years)

5 days ago
Cody Private Channel
Cody Private Channel

just as vegas lost theirs years ago

5 days ago
Shuu U
Shuu U

Is neon lights bad for the environment?

5 days ago
Juju Z
Juju Z

Between the decline of neon and shutting down the pedestrian zone in Mongkok, HK's nightscape really is transforming :/

5 days ago
SSB Brandon
SSB Brandon

I like the Jackie Chan at 0:30 it looks just like the meme version & is that Bruce Lee to the left of him?

5 days ago
diamondminer666 MLG
diamondminer666 MLG

where can i find glowstone

5 days ago
JonathanJK
JonathanJK

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.

5 days ago
Jose Rivera
Jose Rivera

Nice sountrack man!

5 days ago
Aneudi Diaz
Aneudi Diaz

If your house has been devastated by flooding, then raise it up on stilts or pilings. Protect your investment!

5 days ago
Celebstagram
Celebstagram

The use of Osiris' M31 LUT is too strong in this video. It makes the Hong Kong lights look dull.

5 days ago
Sándor Fazekas
Sándor Fazekas

Damn, the intro's production value up until 1:25 is through the roof! Nice job!

5 days ago
Jesus Christ the OG
Jesus Christ the OG

LED blows, NEON 4 LIFE

5 days ago
Joshua Boulter
Joshua Boulter

3:05 song name!

5 days ago
Legit LowQualityGuy
Legit LowQualityGuy

Deja vu

5 days ago
Mex1canPapi1
Mex1canPapi1

awesome video

5 days ago
9385dee7
9385dee7

Fantastic music

5 days ago
Flavius Aetius
Flavius Aetius

OMG, why do you feel the need to make the music volume twice that of the speech volume?

5 days ago
HamzaA
HamzaA

Cool soundtrack

5 days ago
Sgt_DarkHawk
Sgt_DarkHawk

Vox is the MVP

5 days ago
teddybruscie
teddybruscie

Artistically it sucks but economically and environmentally neon can't be the popular choice. It has to be a niche thing.

6 days ago
Gianfranco Cravero
Gianfranco Cravero

You are talking about neon lights on Hong Kong and you don’t even mention Wong Kar-wai or Christopher Doyle? Shame on you!

6 days ago
长途商务舱机票3折起
长途商务舱机票3折起

This is the least thing I like in Hong Kong. Those lights in the daytime are so annoying.

6 days ago
jimdraw.com
jimdraw.com

That well quaffed hairstyle and subtle hipster aesthetic make you an important part of the visual culture too

6 days ago
Diana Nguyen
Diana Nguyen

WHAT IS THE MUSIC AT THE BEGINNING BOOP BOOPBRRRHFG??

6 days ago
Minuga Jayasundara
Minuga Jayasundara

the editing is insane

6 days ago
Paul H. Kircher III
Paul H. Kircher III

Good.

6 days ago

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