Hollywood's movie tech wizards honored by Oscars organizers

February 8, 2015 10:48 AM

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Hollywood's movie tech wizards honored by Oscars organizers

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (Reuters) - From the team who made it possible to digitally curl and trim outrageous hair in "The Hobbit" trilogy to the inventors of a high-speed car chase camera used in James Bond film "Casino Royale", some of the most ingenious behind-the-scenes innovators were celebrated at a pre-Oscars ceremony on Saturday night.

Two weeks before the Oscars, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences handed out its Scientific and Technical Achievement Awards to the visual effects, sound and technical wizards whose work behind the camera is a vital but often unheralded part of making movies.

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