There has been growing enthusiasm amongst those who undertake research with children, for the development of participatory and visual research methods. The greater availability and affordability of digital technology (such as digital cameras, tablets and smart phones) has meant that there has been greater scope for digital technology to support participatory research methods, or augment more traditional qualitative research methods.
An incredibly interesting and useful open access paper published in July 2020, reflecting on privacy, risk and consent in an Australian qualitative digital project involving the participation of young people.
Domestic violence, digital storytelling, qualitative research, research with children, ethics in practice
Lamb, K., Humphreys, C., & Hegarty, K. (2020). Research ethics in practice: challenges of using digital technology to embed the voices of children and young people within programs for fathers who use domestic violence. Research Ethics. https://doi.org/10.1177/1747016120936324
Publisher (Open Access): https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/1747016120936324