Production is quickly ramping up on Peter Jackson's prequel The Hobbit, which begins principle photography this February in New Zealand. The latest issue of Total Film has a preview of what we can expect from the movie, and they have offered new images of Middle Earth and the Hobbiton sets. You can see the massive layout in the sneak peak below:
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey was released December 14th, 2012 and stars Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Ken Stott, Graham McTavish, William Kircher, James Nesbitt, Stephen Hunter. The film is directed by Peter Jackson.