If you find this video a little lacking consider also that it cost me about four thousand bucks to shoot!
It’s my own fault, really… I should have secured myself a better viewing spot for the famous Hong Kong Harbour fireworks show much earlier in the evening. As it happened, I walked out of my hotel at around 11:45pm and could only get about ten steps towards the water before a sea of other revellers stopped me dead in my tracks. Here’s as far as I got, courtesy of Nokia Maps:
Of course I’m not just here to ring in 2009 some thirteen hours before my friends back in Toronto… More posts are on the way — in the meantime, check in on my dedicated Flickr set for the story so far.