Although we are mere moments away from the HTC One launch event, it appears that someone from the company couldn't wait to use the new phone's camera to snap a pic of the media waiting outside.

While the media lines up in the frigid temperatures outside the HTC One event location, it seems that someone with access to the phone wanted to step out and get a picture of the crowd. Engadget spotted the anxious HTC employee and snapped a picture of the allusive phone.

We'll know more about the HTC One in just a few minutes, and you can follow along as our own Todd Haselton reports live from the event on our HTC One Liveblog.