the vfx show #177: The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

Mike Seymour, Matt Wallin and Jason Diamond discuss and review the visual effects in The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.

Show Notes:

Director: Peter Jackson
Cinematographer: Andrew Lesnie
VFX Supervisors and Companies:
Joe Letteri -- Weta Digital
Robert Gillies -- Weta Workshop

Thomas Kincaid painting style

Dave Madden

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