Magic in Motion: Smart Candle’s Enchanting Role at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter
In the hallowed halls of Warner Bros. Studio Tour London, magic and imagination collide to recreate the enchanting world of Harry Potter. This year, as the Studio Tour celebrates its 11th anniversary, it has unveiled a bewitching addition: Discovering Hogwarts. At the heart of this spellbinding experience are 400 floating candles, a homage to the iconic scene in the Great Hall. Crafted with meticulous detail by Smart Candle, these candles have brought an unparalleled sense of wonder to Harry Potter fans worldwide. Join us as we unravel the captivating tale of how Smart Candle supplied 450 highly realistic moving flame taper candles, weaving magic into the very fabric of the Wizarding World.
The Grand Spectacle: Discovering Hogwarts
As visitors step into Discovering Hogwarts, they are transported into Harry’s early years at the School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. The pièce de résistance is the sight of 400 floating candles illuminating the Great Hall’s enchanted ceiling. It’s a breathtaking sight, one that captures the essence of Hogwarts and the magic that resides within its walls.
The Craftsmanship Behind the Magic: Smart Candle’s Contribution
Smart Candle’s role in this enchanting spectacle cannot be overstated. Their Smart Flame 10″ Moving Flame Taper Candles with IR – SF211-1 have become the soul of the floating candles. These candles, remote control enabled and meticulously designed, offer a seamless blend of realism and innovation. With two brightness settings, flicker or steady mode, and a stop flame movement function, they create an ambiance that is both magical and awe-inspiring.
A Technical Marvel: Smart Flame 10″ Moving Flame Taper Candle
- Remote Control Enabled (Compatible with Smart Candle 9-Key Remote – SC2508)
- 2 Brightness Settings (with remote only)
- Flicker or Steady Mode (with remote only)
- 5hr Timer Feature
- Operates on 2 x AA Batteries (Not Included)
- 120 Hours of Operation with Alkaline Batteries
- Diameter: 24.3mm / 0.945″
- Height (Including Flame): 10″ / 254mm
The Art of Movie Magic: Smart Candle’s Legacy
While the floating feathers in Professor Flitwick’s Charms class were achieved with strings and silent movie-era magic, Smart Candle’s contribution elevates this artistry to contemporary heights. The dance of light and shadow created by these candles mirrors the magic that has enthralled audiences for generations, offering an immersive experience that feels straight out of J.K. Rowling’s imagination.
Smart Candle’s legacy at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter is a testament to the power of innovation and imagination. Through their highly realistic moving flame taper candles, they have added a touch of genuine magic to the Wizarding World, inviting visitors to step into the pages of the beloved books and films. As these candles flicker and sway, they evoke a sense of wonder, reminding us all that sometimes, the most extraordinary experiences are the ones that blur the line between fantasy and reality. Smart Candle’s luminary legacy continues to illuminate our imaginations, making every visit to Hogwarts an unforgettable adventure.