VFX Awards


Motion Controlled Silent Camera Dollies

Motion Controlled Silent Camera Dollies

Awarded: 1998

To Michael MacKenzie, Mike Bolles, Udo Pampel, and Joseph Fulmer of Industrial Light & Magic for their pioneering work in motion-controlled, silent-camera dollies. This silent, high-speed motion-control modification of a Panther dolly makes it possible to film moving-camera composite shots of actors while recording live dialogue.

Academy Award® Winner

Technical Achievement

Michael MacKenzie

Mike Bolles

Udo Pampel

Joseph Fulmer