Hero!! or Villain?! That is the lighting question. In cities worldwide there are all types of different lighting environments, some are exciting, romantic or relaxing and some are outright shocking or unpleasant. Vote to Hero or Villain for this month’s pick. You be the judge.
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  • Hong Kong Residential Building

    It has been long the iconic myriad of warm lights from families create an impression of home coming and intimate family bonding to people. This also put a temperature to the city night view. As the times change, residential lighting becomes cooler and whiter. It appeared like pixels of a futuristic digital city.

    Is this a Hero or Villain changes of our city night view?

    Photo by: Catherine Wong from Hong Kong


    It is against a nature's law that houses are filled up with “white and uniform light” at night. The house at night should be with subtle and warm light, different from the daytime. This is my regular theory. So, this condominium in Hong Kong has both heroes and villains co-existing at the same place.