“Digital diaries: new uses of PhotoVoice in participatory research with young people” (Volpe, 2019)

AIM:
To explore the everyday lives through the digital diaries provided in photographs on their mobile phones.

PARTICIPANTS:
Indian young women in Australia

HOW PHOTOVOICE METHOD WAS USED:
The researcher set out to use PhotoVoice in a traditional way comprising:

FINDINGS
Young people’s use of digital media can provide a visual digital diary of the way that they live their lives. Furthermore photographs that they take in their day-to-day lives provide details about their lives that might be difficult to bring forward in discussion on its own.