Check this article from
It is a feature on Giant Studios (the ppl who will be providing WETA with the motion capture facilities)
There are a few cool mentions about the lotr production, and a few clips of what these guys have done on previous projects.
The article reads:
Bringing new, proprietary tools and a keen artistic sense to motion-capture technology and animation, Atlanta-based Giant Studios is making a splash in the field. The company’s technology serves in New Zealand on the set of Peter Jackson’s adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s fantasy epic, “The Lord of the Rings.” [More]