The 80s and neon and Disco
The 1980s were when neon was an iconic fashion trend.
After the war and reconstruction and the Cold War and the nuclear threats to the political arena along with the emergence of the young, as well as the punk movement, were long gone by the time the 1980s came around. It was a disco an open dance flooring, a tape, and a Hollywood commercial film.
The bright neon colors were an added touch to the culture of consumption during the day.
Studio 54’s rise in midtown Manhattan is an excellent illustration of an area to consider.
In its early days, the club was famous for hosting famous guests. It was established in 1977 and was an inspiration for the subsequent nightclubs and ballrooms, before the advent of disco in the 80s.
The ballroom’s interior design was among the first designs of discotheque design. The bold suspended design is accentuated by the floor and faces of middle-aged people.
Jules Fischer and Paul Marantz were two of the most famous lighting designers in the United States. They invested hundreds of thousands in lighting equipment and designs.
The lighting in clubs was extremely dim. They changed the way they were lit and borrowed the inspiration of neon lighting to create a stunning vibrant, changing, and rich lighting scene.
As a fashion trend, the neon trend has been a mainstay on catwalks since. It’s becoming a fashion statement alongside disco, metallic, and extravagant accessories.
The beginning of neon
The method of lighting with neon was discovered by chemists in an accident towards the end of the 19th century. Ramsey a British scientist, put rare gas into a tube vacuum to test the method. It released stunning red light when turned on. Ramsey named this unique gas neon the name.
However, cities in the west started to be aware of neon light bulbs.
Signboards were initially produced uniformly by machines in the 1950s and 1960s after the end of the war.
LED Neon signs can now be located in taverns, motels, red-light areas as well as other towns in the region.
Neon Hong Kong
While the LED neon sign age was once a period that was ablaze with beauty, the cities in the eastern regions have been able to witness the beginning of new blooms. This city is referred to as Hong Kong.
The bright neon light of Hong Kong is always a focal point in the lens of Wong Kara Wai, as well as Ki Fu. Since neon lights are an integral part of the city’s reality. Since the introduction of LED lighting, advertising spray painting, and the change in Hong Kong’s urban design Hong Kong is now history.
Neon in Cyberpunk
Neon is an important component of Cyberpunk’s future.
The colors here are not clear and the rain stays constant. There are also a lot of people in this region, moving across abandoned zones or into cities filled with neon landscapes.
Oshii Mamoru utilized Hong Kong as an example and described the squalid, decaying city of Xin Kong which was managed by high-tech within the Ghost In The Shell.
Blade Runner’s futuristic Los Angeles is filled with high-rises and huge screen-sized electronic advertisements. On the opposite hand, there are grey areas and damp corners.
It is home to prostitutes, gangsters, or alcoholics daily, as well as other people of low rank.
The previous most costly lighting choice neon is now a symbol of decay.
Cyberpunk is, at its core, a “high-tech life of low quality”.
Neon-colored signposts signalize that the wonder of the world is hidden in illusion.
Neon in films
Nicholas The Raven is driving to only God Forgives and then the Neon Demon. Each one is accompanied by high-saturation neon colors.
His screen could be black or filled with neon colors such as blue, yellow red as well as bright red and orange.
The plot of the film is filled with tension and violence and also beauty and emptiness. The Neon Demon Girls of the fashion circle ultimately get split and consumed.
Gaspar Noe is Another director similar to this one. The film “Enter the Void was a backdrop of Tokyo’s neon-lit city. The director used neon colors to portray the sensory experience of someone who took drugs and was a victim of violence. Climax was a different neon film.
The flashing neon lights increase the force of the attack which is the consequence of adrenaline’s rapid increase within blood vessels.
This makes the whole universe of the human race less real.
It’s beautiful and sweet, just like the passing of a cloud.
We provide neon flex tubes similar to acrylic LED neon signs ( both customizable) to compensate for the limitations of glass neon. They are more secure and less expensive to set up, and also easier to operate.
Flexible tubes come in sizes between 6mm-8mm and 1 millimeter. The tubes are encased in an acrylic plate so that they can select the shape as well as the color.
Acrylic letters that resemble neon can be a little more expensive than flex neon, but less expensive than glass neon. It appears like glass since the surfaces of its letters are polished. Smooth. Reflective.
There are two kinds of acrylic neons: 180deg and 360deg. 180deg indicates that you only see the light of the neon from the front. 360deg indicates that you can see it from all angles.
Our neon signs can be used for indoor and outdoor use, depending on which LED strips we choose to use. For more details, please get in touch with us. We’re here to help you with your issues.