This Is How All the Fantastical Creatures From The Hobbit Come To Life on the Screen

By Eric Limer on at

48 FPS or otherwise, The Hobbit features a wealth of stunning, unreal creatures like any good fantasy movie should. The magic behind it all—of course—is CGI, but motion capture and a variety of augmented reality shooting techniques makes the work behind the scenes almost as cool as the finished product. It's second only to actually rounding up some real-life trolls and goblins. [The Daily]