Academy Sceientific and Technical Award
It is great pleasure to inform that we Sanken Microphone Company Limited was awarded Academy Scientific and Engineering Award for the original innovation and continuous refinement of COS-11 series of miniature lavalier microphones. Official announcement was made by AMPAS which is written on their website (https://www.oscars.org/sci-tech/ceremonies/2020).
Scientific and Engineering Awards (Academy Plaques) were awarded to Sanken Microphone Company Limited for the original innovation and continuous refinement of the Sanken COS-11 series of miniature lavalier microphones.
Sanken’s early engineering work in microphone orientation and miniaturization has inspired the current generation of lavalier microphones. The exceptional sound quality and durability of the COS-11 series have made them the predominant lavalier microphones used in motion picture production sound recording.
The 2021 Scientific & Technical Awards premiered Saturday, February 13th at 1PM PT, hosted by Nia DaCosta (“Little Woods”). The Academy’s Scientific and Technical Awards honor the men, women and companies whose discoveries and innovations have contributed in significant and lasting ways to motion pictures.
Sanken Microphone Company Limited Acceptance Speech - https://youtu.be/Er884E9HthY.
The management of Sanken Microphone Ltd. at the award ceremony