Weta Digital studio has released a number of new VFX reels showing breakdowns for the effects they created for Peter Jackson’s adaptation of Tolkien’s The Hobbit. You can see an overview of the VFX work by clicking on the image on top, and more detailed breakdowns below.
Laketown: The Devil is in the Details
Bringing Smaug to Life
The Goblin Caverns
Fantastical Creatures & Lands of Epic Beauty & Darkness
The VFX behind Gollum
The VFX behind The Goblin King
The VFX behind Azog