Joana Bicacro received a MSc degree on Communication from Universidade Nova de Lisboa (UNL) in 2012. She is a junior researcher at CICANT (ULHT) and a collaborator of CIC.Digital NOVA (UNL), whose main interests are technological cultures and visual media. She is currently preparing a PhD dissertation on nineteenth century’s virtual tours and mediated tourism archaeology. She teaches “Visual Culture” and “Methods in Image Analysis” at the School of Communication, Arts and Information Technologies (ECATI, ULHT). She has published papers on haptic media, visual culture and image technologies.