Category Archives: Weta

Weta Ironman 3 Reel

Here’s a reel of the work we did at Weta for Ironman 3.

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Hobbit 2 Teaser

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More Weta Hobbit Videos

There’s been a couple more videos posted to the Weta Digital Youtube page, including this short overview of the different sort of effects in the film:

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Weta Tissue Solver Interview

Weta’s muscle system is getting some awards this year, here’s a pretty extensive interview about the technology: http://www.fxguide.com/fxguidetv/fxguidetv-166-weta-digitals-tissue-system    

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Weta Youtube Channel

Weta has a youtube channel: www.youtube.com/user/wetadigitalvisualfx Right now there’s three short featurettes about a few Hobbit characters, like the Goblin King:

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Happy Hobbit Premier Day

Wellington is abustle for the premier today, live stream is almost starting! And if you haven’t seen the latest production diary, it features the animation department:

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New Hobbit Trailer

The new trailer is out for The Hobbit, on the official site you can watch it with various different endings.

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A Weta Horse

Stuff.co.nz has a story about how Weta got some help from the vets at Massey University when building their horse puppet. This video from Weta is an awesome example of what can be done with a really detailed and accurate … Continue reading

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Avengers Opens

Avengers has obliterated the opening weekend record in the US after breaking many similar records overseas in the last two weeks (including in New Zealand). Congrats to all the artists who worked on this, and especially to the team at Weta who made … Continue reading

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More Media!

New Hobbit production diary! New Avengers trailer! (Now with 100% more Weta!)

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