Cameras have begun rolling on Star Wars Episode VII, the first time that principal photography has taken place on a live-action Star Wars movie in eleven years. Bad Robot Productions announced the news with a photo on the company's Twitter account, which we've embedded below. The picture is of a clapperboard covered with a light dusting of...sand?
Get excited. Episode VII is set for release on December 18, 2015.
UPDATE: A few hours later, the Star Wars Twitter shared the following picture: