One of the images that washed up on the doorstep of Thy Lab – a visual-research hub in Sham Shui Po – after Typhoon Mangkhut hit Hong Kong, in September 2018. Photo: courtesy of Thy Lab One of the images that washed up on the doorstep of Thy Lab – a visual-research hub in Sham Shui Po – after Typhoon Mangkhut hit Hong Kong, in September 2018. Photo: courtesy of Thy Lab
One of the images that washed up on the doorstep of Thy Lab – a visual-research hub in Sham Shui Po – after Typhoon Mangkhut hit Hong Kong, in September 2018. Photo: courtesy of Thy Lab

At Thy Lab, old family photos tell stories of Hong Kong culture and heritage

From its base in Sham Shui Po, visual-research hub Thy Lab is archiving Hongkongers’ images and home movies to capture the spirit of the city, and it wants your ‘audiovisual gems’, too

Topic |   Hong Kong culture
One of the images that washed up on the doorstep of Thy Lab – a visual-research hub in Sham Shui Po – after Typhoon Mangkhut hit Hong Kong, in September 2018. Photo: courtesy of Thy Lab One of the images that washed up on the doorstep of Thy Lab – a visual-research hub in Sham Shui Po – after Typhoon Mangkhut hit Hong Kong, in September 2018. Photo: courtesy of Thy Lab
One of the images that washed up on the doorstep of Thy Lab – a visual-research hub in Sham Shui Po – after Typhoon Mangkhut hit Hong Kong, in September 2018. Photo: courtesy of Thy Lab
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