Book chapters:

Walton S. (2018) ‘Remote ethnography, digital co-presence: exploring visual anthropological methods for research on the web’ in Costa, C. and Condie, J. (Eds.) Doing research in and on the Digital: Research Methods Across Fields of Inquiry’, Routledge

Walton, S. (2017) ‘Being there where?’ Designing digital-visual methods for moving with/in Iran’ in Salazar, N., Elliot, A., and Norum, R., (Eds.),  Methodologies of Mobility: Ethnography and Experiment, Berghahn Books.

Peer-reviewed articles:

Walton, S. (2016) ‘The Anthropologist as Curator: Introducing a Digital Photography Exhibition as a Collaborative and Participatory Fieldwork Method’ in Afonso, A, I., Bayre, F. and Harper, K., (Eds.) Special Issue: Participatory Visual and Digital Research in Anthropology: Engagement and Innovation, Visual Ethnography, Altrimedia Edizioni.

Walton, S. (2016) ‘Photographic Truth in Motion: The Case of Iranian Photoblogs’ in Anthropology and Photography, volume 4. Royal Anthropological Institute.

Walton, S. (2015) ‘Re-envisioning Iran Online: Photoblogs and the Ethnographic “Digital-Visual Moment’’’ in Ryzova, L. (Ed.) Special Issue: Critical Histories of Photography in the Middle East, Middle East Journal of Culture and Communications (MJCC), Brill.

Online essays & academic blog posts:

Walton, S. (2019). Mothers and Daughters in Milan and Beyond. Fieldwork blog post as part of the ASSA project. March 2019.

Walton, S. (2019). Ageing Actively in Focus. Fieldwork blog post as part of the ASSA project. January 2019.

Walton, S. and Miller, D. (2018). ‘What’s the Opposite of Facebook? Err…it’s (still) Facebook’, blog post as part of ASSA project. June 2018

Walton, S. (2018). ‘Milan, Mobiles, and Mobility’ blog post as part of ASSA project, May 2018

Walton, S (2018). ‘The Sandwich Generation: Mobile View from Multicultural Milan’, blog post as part of ASSA project, March 2018

Walton, S. (2016) ‘Abadan’s digital afterlife: past images and present pasts in Abadani virtual communities’ in Elling, R. (Ed.) Abadan: Retold, online open access:

Walton, S. (2014) ‘Exploring Digital-Visual Anthropological Research Methods’. Material World blog, December 2014:

Walton, S. (2013) ‘Digital Visual Anthropology: Envisaging the Field’. Ethnography Matters blog, November 2013:

Book Reviews:

Camera Orientalis: Reflections on Photography of the Middle East (2015) by Ali Behdad, University of Chicago Press. TAP Review, Spring 2017.