10th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

The 10th Annual Shorty Awards will be held April 15th, 2018 in NYC. See below for official categories.

Brands & Organizations

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media channels, campaigns, websites and applications.


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The objective of AdoramaTV is to empower creators with the confidence to do what they love. As creators ourselves, we inspire others in the photography, videography and audio industries to be the best they can possibly be in their craft through our inspirational, educational and engaging content.

From studio lighting, video, and the newest cameras to Photoshop, audio gear and photographer interviews, AdoramaTV has something for any visual creator wanting to have more fun and a better experience with their gear. The hosts seek to engage with the viewers through their passion and knowledge, helping them feel more confident when they're taking photos or video.


AdoramaTV believes that having real creative professionals tell their stories and share their craft is the best way to inspire and educate aspiring pros. This is why our audience is engaged with our videos and why they the gain confidence and desire to explore their own creative directions within photography and video. AdoramaTV features a mix of inspirational content such as Through The Lens and Spotlight videos, as well as photography and video education with regular contributors like Mark Wallace, Gavin Hoey, Vanessa Joy and David Bergman (to name a few).


Since launching in 2010 AdoramaTV has grown to over 720,000 subscribers and over 86 million lifetime views. AdoramaTV has also hosted the first photography reality competition series hosted by Nigel Barker, as well as other widely-recognized video series. Most importantly, AdoramaTV has inspired countless creatives to take steps towards mastering their passion.


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About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Snapchat, Instagram, YouNow,, and the rest of the social web.

The 10th annual shorty awards will be held april 15th, 2018 in new york city

late Deadline for Brands & Organizations

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