SHREE K. NAYAR is the T.C. Chang Professor of Computer Science at Columbia University. He co-directs the Columbia Vision and Graphics Center and heads the Computer Vision Laboratory (CAVE), which is dedicated to the development of advanced computer vision systems. His research is focused on three broad areas: the creation of novel vision sensors, the design of physics based models for vision, and the development of algorithms for scene interpretation. In 2009, he invented the Bigshot Camera, a kid-friendly digital camera designed for education and currently in use by the CREATE Lab Satellite Network.