DOP Dan Mindel gives here quite detailed insights into his camera work in the Star Wars universe. The realization of the latest version of the lightsabers is as much a topic as his self-conception as a cameraman in CGI-heavy movies.
But not everything is CGI. Maybe even a little bit more impressive are the real sets and especially the enormous effort with which a whole forest was created in the studio. For Star Wars fans an absolute must see: Recommendable.