With almost every frame flooded by the past, present and future of Doctor Who, last Saturday’s 50th anniversary trailer practically exterminated the internet.
Now that the hysterical freeze-framing has died down, however, the BBC has decided to give fans a glimpse of how they managed to bring the past to life with such a swish, stylised flourish. Check out the intriguing behind the scenes shots below.
Back where it all began...
A peek at a replica of the opening shot of Doctor Who's first episode, An Unearthly Child. Inside the scrapyard where the Tardis was parked you can see a camera and a room packed with classic props.