Awards for 1996

Lifetime Achievement Award


Joseph A. August Jr. (film camera operator)

Bob Keys (video camera operator)

Robert L. Greene (camera technician)

J. David Jones (mobile camera platform operator)

Peter Sorel (still photographer)

Technical Achievement Award


George H. Worrall Sr.
Worrall Geared Head, first stable, smooth and balanced triple-mode geared head

Wolter Wolthers (Philips (as Philips Broadcast Television Systems Co))
Norelco PCP-70 Electronic Camera, the first portable handheld video camera

Pete Romano (HydroFlex)
Hydroflex Deep Water Camera Control Housing System, the first underwater housing with video assist

E.F. 'Bob' Nettman (Mathews Electronics (as Matthews Studio Electronics))
Nettman Cam-Remote, the first fully integrated, independently mounted, remotely controlled camera head with ergonomically designed wheels-style control desk

President's Award


Governors' Award


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