Here's what it's like to attend a big Apple event in person

Apple’s media events are a grand affair.

Major news outlets from around the world travel to California at the company’s invite for a one-day unveiling of its latest products. 

On Wednesday, Apple is expected to announce the iPhone 6s, a new Apple TV, and more. It rented out the 7,000-seat Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco for what’s expected to be its biggest event yet.

If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to be a member of the press at one of these spectacles, take a look.

Apple events usually start at 10 a.m. California time, so you get to the venue early in the morning.

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And you get in line.

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There's a lot of waiting.

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Sometimes you see weird things while you wait.

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There are grim reapers are looming over people waiting in line for the Apple event

You get your fancy Apple badge.

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Apple lets you inside the venue about an hour before the keynote starts.

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Breakfast snacks and fresh coffee are served to get you energised for the main event.

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Nothing like some Apple-approved artisanal pop tarts.

Reporters mingle while they wait for the doors to the stage to open.

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Spot the selfie stick

And then they all try to squeeze to the front of the 'line' so as to get the best seat possible.

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Apple executives get hyped on Twitter for what's about to be announced.

And tease upcoming products...

A few minutes before the keynote starts, Apple opens the doors to the stage and you're ushered in.

And you let the suspense sink in.

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