Well helloooo, you. I have a pile of pretty Potter pictures here, plus a desire to sit and chat. Cool?
I should mention I've decided not to stress (or at least TRY not to) over the fact that Epbot is basically becoming a Harry Potter Christmas blog this month. This is brave, this is mildly obsessive...THIS IS ME.
I promise after the Hufflepuff party and next month's fabulous Christmas con and then the Festival of Trees and everything I'll get back to other fandom things. Probably. [Cut to me running madly through twinkle lights yelling "I'M NEVER GOING BACK YOU CAN'T MAKE MEEEEE!!"]
Oh hey look, my favorite Alley:
I took this a few weeks ago before all the pretty garlands went up, so it's much sparklier now.
I love looking for new angles; pretty sure you could blindly point your camera in any direction in the Wizarding World and find something beautiful:
Look at that crest and plaster work. LOOK AT IT.
If you stand to the right side of the steps during Celestina's show, you can get some lovely crowd-free shots:
I can't wait to see her Holiday Spell show again. Eeeee!
Goblin armor is best armor.
(The tiny suit is the one that assembles itself when you wave your wand, so you have to time this shot just right.)
Ever notice the corbels inside the Forbidden Journey gift shop?
I need to find a place for one of these in our house. And then, you know, steal and/or make one.
(Picturing myself standing guard while John goes at one of these with a chisel is brightening my afternoon. Just sayin'.)
I played with a lot of window reflections, with limited success: