12 Results for



Interview: Dave Clayton, Animation Supervisor at Weta Digital

We talk dragons, dwarves and spiders with the man who gave Benedict Cumberbatch a lizard's face.

By April 16, 2014


Interview - Dave Clayton WETA

April 16, 2014


Hobbits get serious about air safety

Weta has teamed up with Air New Zealand to produce a Hobbit-inspired safety video that includes a cameo by Peter Jackson.

By October 31, 2012


'Avatar': Behind the scenes at Weta Digital

To celebrate the release of the Avatar Extended Collector's Edition, CNET Australia got to go behind the scenes at Weta studios to witness how the movie was made.

By November 24, 2010


Avatar: behind the scenes at Weta Digital

CNET Australia takes you behind the scenes of the Avatar Extended Edition and looks at some of the innovations made by the film makers.

26 Images By November 22, 2010


'Avatar' Oscars could make Weta household name

When Oscar nominations are announced Tuesday, Weta Digital will surely get a nod for "Avatar" visual effects. Unfamiliar to many, the studio has been on top for years.

By February 1, 2010


Interview: Rise of the Planet of the Apes

We speak with Weta Digital's Joe Letteri about the evolution of effects needed to make the latest in the Planet of the Apes franchise.

By July 12, 2011


Geek chic

Fan of Avatar and special effects? Ty takes us to Weta in New Zealand for all the making-of goodness, plus celebrity tech endorsements and geeky chic.

By November 24, 2010


ILM steps in to help finish 'Avatar' visual effects

While most of the visual effects work on the film was done by New Zealand's Weta Digital, George Lucas' ILM got the call to step in late in the game and help get the job done.

By December 19, 2009