Awards

ACADEMY AWARDS

2002 - Academy Award® of Merit (Academy Statuette)
For their continuing development and innovation in the design and manufacturing of advanced camera systems specifically designed for the motion picture entertainment industry.

2000 - Scientific and Engineering Award (Academy Plaque)
For the development of the Millennium XL Camera System.

1999 - Scientific and Engineering Award (Academy Plaque)
For the development of the Millennium Camera System viewfinder.

1998 - Scientific and Engineering Award (Academy Plaque)
For the concept and development of the Primo Series of spherical prime lenses for 35mm cinematography.

1998 - Technical Achievement Award (Academy Plaque)
For the design and development of the Eyepiece Leveler.

1993 - Academy Award® of Merit (Oscar®)
For the Auto Panatar anamorphic photographic lens.

1991 - Scientific and Engineering Award (Academy Plaque)
For the concept and development of the Primo Zoom Lens for 35mm cinematography.

1990 - Technical Achievement Award (Academy Certificate)
For the concept and development of the Primo Series of spherical prime lenses for 35mm cinematography.

1978 - Academy Award® of Merit (Oscar®)
For the concept, design and continuous development of the Panaflex Motion Picture Camera System.

1977 - Scientific or Engineering Award (Academy Plaque)
For the concept and engineering of the improvements incorporated in the Panaflex Motion Picture Camera.

1977 - Scientific or Technical Award (Academy Citation)
For the design of Panalite, a camera-mounted controllable light for motion picture photography.

1977 - Scientific or Technical Award (Academy Citation)
For the engineering of the Panahead gearhead for motion picture cameras.

1976 - Scientific or Technical Award (Academy Citation)
For the design and development of super-speed lenses for motion picture photography.

1972 - Scientific or Technical Award (Academy Plaque)
For the development and engineering of the Panaflex motion picture camera.

1969 - Scientific or Technical Award (Academy Citation)
For the design and development of the Panaspeed Motion Picture Camera Motor.

1967 - Scientific or Technical Award (Academy Certificate of Honorable Mention)
For a Variable Speed Motor for Motion Picture Cameras.

1966 - Scientific or Technical Award (Academy Certificate of Honorable Mention)
For the design of the Panatron Power Inverter and its application to motion picture camera operation.

1959 - Scientific and Engineering Award (Academy Plaque)
For Ultra Panavision 70 - (Camera 65)

1958 - Scientific or Technical Award (Academy Plaque)
For the design and development of the Auto Panatar anamorphic photographic lens for 35mm CinemaScope photography.

EMMY AWARDS

2011 - Engineering Emmy
For technical collaboration and significant advances in single chip digital camera technology use for primetime television production.

2003 - Philo T. Farnsworth Corporate Achievement Emmy®
For cumulative feats in the advancements of specialty camera items, cranes and dollies, video assists, 35mm optics, cameras, lighting, trucks and grips.

2001 - Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Development (Statuette)
For Primo Lens Series

2000 - Outstanding Achievement in Engineering Development (Statuette)
For Millennium XL Camera System

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