THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

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From the 8th Annual Shorty Awards Best use of Virtual Reality

This award honors the most creative and effective use of virtual reality in a social media marketing campaign.

Nominees

#IAmAgent23
Nissan set out to create a splash at the Dubai International Motor Show, and break away from the Au…
#StrongCan Help Take You Along For The Ride
The BackgroundEvery day people are surrounded by claims that convey what makes one wireless carrier…
'Absolut Reality' – ABSOLUT Labs, Forever Beta and Crowdtap
How does a spirits brand make itself more accessible in a space where flashy ads and aspirational m…
finalist
2015 MTV EMA
The 2015 MTV EMA was the year's biggest international music event, broadcast live from Milan's Med…
2015 “MTV Video Music Awards”: Live 360 Virtual Reality Red Carpet & VMA 360 Experience
The "MTV Video Music Awards" have a long-standing history in multi-platform digital innovation, owe…
finalist
Best Use of Virtual Reality – “Survive the Strain” Virtual Reality Experience
Imagine New York on the brink of a vampire apocalypse… Where would you go? How would you plan your …
winner
Discovery VR
Discovery has been satisfying curiosity through quality content and compelling storytelling for ove…
finalist
Driver's Seat VR Experience
Infiniti designs cars that empower drivers. But there's nothing empowering about walking around con…
finalist
Experience the TOMS Virtual Giving Trip
TOMS 360-degree Virtual Giving Trip video allows people to experience firsthand what it's like to g…
Frida Kahlo Mobile Guide at NY Botanical Gardens
Every summer, the New York Botanical Gardens has a big exhibit, and for three years in a row now we…
House on Hallow Hill
This year for Halloween, we wanted to engage, interact and connect with Guests like never before. S…
Lexus Elevate
The film Lexus Elevate is an immersive, 360-degree film experience that uses the Samsung Gear VR + …
finalist
bronze honor
Step Into the "Circle of Life" - The Lion King VR Experience
Now in its 19 th year, THE LION KING remains ascendant as one of the most popular stage musica…
finalist
Ultimate Immersion: GoPro Spherical and VR
As the world's most versatile camera, our goal is to enable incredibly engaging and immersive co…
Virtually Porsche
Porsche Cars North America built a Porsche Experience Center (PEC) in Atlanta to provide an immersi…