Over the course of a decade we were all glued to our screens as we watched Harry Potter and his friends battle the forces of evil. And as with all fans, we love keeping up to date with the actors and any Harry Potter-related trivia that crosses our paths.
In honor of this awesome franchise and as a treat for all fans out there, here are 35 rare photos taken during the various Harry Potter shoots!
1. Voldemort and Albus Dumbledore having a natter
2. Dabbing on fake blood!
3. Run, Harry, run!
4. The wedding party set
5. A quick magic lesson?
6. Harry and Dumbledore doing the Pensieve scene
7. Even Bellatrix Lestrange (alias Helena Bonham Carter) needs to check her emails
8. Hermione's pissed!
9. Goofing around with Dobby
10. Going through a scene
11. Severus Snape in funny mode
13. When good and evil unite
14. Getting in for close-up
15. Shooting a scene in London
16. "All is forgiven!"
17. Emma Watson, who played Hermione Granger, with her body doubles
18. Voldemort proving he has a sense of humor
19. Having a quick dip with friends
20. Before the special effects were added
21. Bellatrix Lestrange has a secret crush on Harry Potter!
22. Catching up on some sleep
23. Dumbledore sharing candy with Bellatrix Lestrange
24. Dumbledore proving he can command his audience…
25. A windy day!
26. When the evil characters settle down for a meeting
27. Rubeus Hagrid gives Harry a lift in his side-car
28. We really want to know what they were talking about!
29. The spider scene
30. Harry takes center stage
31. Daniel Ratcliffe and his double take a break
32. Maggie Smith keeping up to date with the wizarding world's news!
33. Dumbledore getting into character
34. Filming a battle
35. Harry takes flight