Publications 2024

Visual bodies, ritualised performances: an offline-online analysis of Extinction Rebellion’s protests in Finland and Portugal.

Malafaia, C., Kettunen, J., & Luhtakallio, E. | Visual Studies, 1–14.

Visual Politicization and Youth Challenges to an Unequal Public Sphere: Conceptual and Methodological Perspectives.

Luhtakallio, E., Meriluoto, T. & Malafaia, C. | In Jerusha Conner (ed.) The Handbook on Youth Activism. Edward Elgar, 140-153.

Publications 2023

Photojournalists as NGO advocates: Balancing between two realities.

Mäenpää, Jenni | In D. Lilleker, & A. Veneti (Eds.), Research handbook on visual politics (pp. 381-394). Edward Elgar Publishing.

Fame democracy? Social media and visuality-based transformation of the public sphere.

Luhtakallio, E., & Meriluoto, T. | Distinktion: Journal of Social Theory, online first.

Publications 2022

Snap-along ethnography: Studying visual politicization in the social media age.

Luhtakallio, E., & Meriluoto, T. | Ethnography, online first, July 2022.

Publications 2021

Publications 2020

Visual communion: The photographic image as phatic communication

Niemelä-Nyrhinen, Jenni & Seppänen, Janne | New Media & Society 22(6), 1043–1057

Publications 2019

The look as a medium: a conceptual framework and an exercise for teaching visual studies

Lehmuskallio, Asko | Journal of Visual Literacy, 38(1-2), 8-21

Photorealistic computer-generated images are difficult to distinguish from digital photographs: A case study with professional photographers and photo-editors

Lehmuskallio, Asko; Häkkinen, Jukka & Seppänen, Janne | Visual Communication, 18(4), 427–451