With the Oscars taking place this Sunday, Weta Digital has premiered these "The Goblin Caverns" and "Creating Rivendell" featurettes for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, providing us with a behind-the-scenes look at their incredible visual effects work on the movie:
Wow. Rivendell might be fake, but it's no less beautiful.
's second installment, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug is set for a December 13, 2013 release, and the third movie, The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, slated for July 18, 2014. Are you excited?