Weta Workshop

Weta Workshop is a special effects and prop company based in Miramar, New Zealand, producing effects for television and film.Founded in 1987 by Richard Taylor and Tania Rodger as RT Effects, Weta Workshop has produced creatures and makeup effects for the TV series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys and Xena: Warrior Princess and effects for films such as Meet The Feebles and Heavenly Creatures. A digital division, Weta Digital, was formed in 1993.Weta Workshop's output came to worldwide prominence with director Peter Jackson's film trilogy The Lord of the Rings, producing sets, costumes, armour, weapons, creatures and miniatures.
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  • An Entirely Different Direction For Google Glass?

    … among prominent investors, including Richard Taylor, who co-founded New Zealand-based Weta Workshop, which was responsible for special effects in the visually-spectacular Lord of the Rings and Hobbit films. We are now at the threshold of giving people a dynamic image interface that harmonizes with their senses in a completely natural way…

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