High-Tech Sound And Video Make The Hobbit Incredibly Immersive

High-Tech Sound And Video Make The Hobbit Incredibly Immersive

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Peter Jackson's latest adaptation of a JRR Tolkien is innovative in the way it looks and sounds writes Matt Warman. Last night's premiere of The Hobbit marked one of the most glittering occasions London's Leicester Square has seen all year. The film was so eagerly anticipated in New Zealand that...
High-Tech Sound And Video Make The Hobbit Incredibly Immersive
                                       

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