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Old September 4th, 2005, 04:04 AM   #21
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Old May 10th, 2012, 07:30 AM   #22
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Old May 10th, 2012, 09:19 AM   #23
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Sydney's best known neon sign is the Coca Cola Sign in Kings Cross, erected in 1976.

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Old May 11th, 2012, 11:29 PM   #24
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http://classiccopenhagen.blogspot.co...neon-king.html
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Old May 12th, 2012, 02:01 AM   #25
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Oslo, Norway

Some from Oslo, Norway.

Freia sign from 1909 but have been redesigned throughout the years. It's was the first roof sign in Europe.
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[Oslo] - Freia by Mark_66it, on Flickr


Neon sign erected on top of old 19th century building. Unsure about the age of the sign.
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069. Oslo - Stortingsgata by Magister_Ludi, on Flickr

In the night (to the left):
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Neon sign from the '30s on top of '30s buidlings:
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nationaltheatret by mallol, on Flickr


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Old May 12th, 2012, 06:50 AM   #26
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Neon is so much nicer than LED lights.
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Old May 17th, 2012, 11:22 PM   #27
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London:

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100_8814 by jglsongs, on Flickr





http://no.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fil:Emp...are_London.jpg




http://www.freefoto.com/preview/31-2...icester-Square



http://www.fotopedia.com/items/rdTIYSD2noE-cLCo4UN11Q8




http://www.londontown.com/LondonEven...usetrap/dc29e/




http://www.top10ten.co.uk/london-gallery.html







http://www.art.com/products/p1411382...ed-kingdom.htm


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http://www.flickr.com/photos/hotsons...rites/?view=lg




http://www.roberthollingworth.co.uk/...attachment/001




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Old May 18th, 2012, 08:33 PM   #28
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Hong Kong is the neon capital of the world. It's not found just in major streets or squares, like in most cities... here it's present everywhere in the commercial areas, even in minor streets. Sometimes, the chaotic layout of the signs almost blocks the sky.
It transmits a truly 'life' sensation when you explore the city (incremented with the characteristic hongkonese density).












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Old May 18th, 2012, 11:50 PM   #29
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San Francisco:



http://www.city-data.com/forum/san-f...-castro-2.html



http://sanfranciscophotosoftheday.bl...us-avenue.html

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/crbinva/4686879569/

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http://www.500clubsf.com/
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Old May 19th, 2012, 01:26 AM   #30
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Old May 23rd, 2012, 05:57 AM   #31
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Market Street, San Francisco, 1960's

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Old May 25th, 2012, 04:03 AM   #32
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Besides Vancouver where else has there been a revival in neon? Its heyday was from the 1930's-60. In many places such as San Francisco's midmarket district it was removed completely. There was a ballot measure to bring back the sign district(not sure if it was neon or just billboards and led screens). In Time Square in New York and Piccadilly Cricus in London they replaced almost all the neon with the screens.
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Old May 25th, 2012, 04:09 AM   #33
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Vancouver is actively trying to restore neon in the city but it is pretty much anti billboards. Granville Street and Chinatown are where you'll find the most neon:



http://www.flickr.com/photos/gord99/4374370674/sizes/l/


http://www.flickr.com/photos/2594805...77027/sizes/o/


http://www.flickr.com/photos/ianivar...08631/sizes/o/


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Old May 27th, 2012, 02:41 AM   #34
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Gran Via, Madrid:




http://easyarte.com/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/javiercorbo/6271026384/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/tomasfano/2851061638/



http://www.fotothing.com/Polo/photo/...60dcc92dd2d2f/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/madridpixel/5208908277/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/tyrexito/4414474036/



http://madrid.evisos.es/fotos-del-an...ones-id-157856

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http://www.flickriver.com/groups/neo...l/interesting/



http://ciudadmadrid.olx.es/rotulos-l...n-iid-17656511
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Old May 28th, 2012, 11:38 AM   #35
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I've seen many neon lights in HK and more and more china cities are having these neon lights. Probably because the emergence of bright LED's in the commercial market. Apart from low power consumption and high durability, it is brighter than the conventional lights. And yes, prices of LED is dropping nowadays due to massive supply.
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Old June 3rd, 2012, 10:11 PM   #36
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Copenhagen:


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http://www.flickr.com/photos/davidcjones/3959166204/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/mrs_olsen/2793245029/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/56380734@N05/6478790627/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/cactushands/148311447/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/ken_yasuhara/5310199124/
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Old June 6th, 2012, 12:32 PM   #37
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Soi Cowboy, Bangkok:

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Walking Street, Pattaya

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Walking Street in Pattaya by emyatcal, on Flickr

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Amsterdam. Most of these are from the Redlight District.


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http://www.flickr.com/photos/silkordes/3342752392/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/ashokmandy/965644738/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/23148289@N05/2308503000/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/dookington/407103873/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/sneedy/90135754/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/lindseylein/3177201483/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/pinkpunk/3638249594/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/pinkpunk/3637436313/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/pinkpunk/3637436013/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/roslol/3365477918/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/jonxyz/4081644358/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/andyh74/2440350697/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/stevie_gill/440712494/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/hammarn/536304115/
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San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf:



http://www.fotolibra.com/gallery/650...hermans-wharf/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/pedrosz/5569236369/



http://heartthrobpinchy.blogspot.com...1_archive.html



http://www.igougo.com/journal-j45050...the_Wharf.html

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/thomashawk/278837200/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/15218401@N04/2723750558/



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http://www.flickr.com/photos/15218401@N04/2722916691/


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http://www.flickr.com/photos/a_clark/2975977686/

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/skipmoore/6916362422/



http://www.igougo.com/journal-j45050...the_Wharf.html

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http://www.flickr.com/photos/hollywoodplace/6186631769/

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