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Before Oscars, Academy Honors Engineers, Innovators

An inflatable green screen more than seven meters high and optical device to simulate shaking are just two of the innovations that make the work of moviemakers easier and render movie effects more convincing. The developers of both innovations were among the honorees at this year's Sci-Tech Awards, presented Feb. 13 by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. The Academy is better known for its Oscars, which will be presented in Hollywood February 28. Michael Kirilenko of...

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