Part of what made the Emerald City so fantastical in Oz the Great and Powerful was not actually the final frames on the silver screen. Behind, and in front of, the camera, there was magic happening on set. From gardens in sound stages to China Girl marionettes, bringing The Land of Oz to life was no small feat.
In honor of Oz the Great and Powerful’s release on Blu-ray Combo Pack and HD Digital (available now), we got our hands on some shots to share. Take a behind-the-scenes look at the most memorable moments with Oscar Diggs, China Girl, Finley, Glinda, and their friends: