Don’t Shoot The Messenger




August 2020
Camera: Ricoh FF9S
Film: 35mm Street Candy 400ATM

Street Candy ATM 400 is a Panchromatic Black & White Negative Film. Originally coated for security surveillance cameras, used in banks, ATMs and offices prior to digital recording.




Messenger is a giant statue in Plymouth, UK, situated outside Plymouth’s Theatre Royal.

It was created by the Cornish artist Joseph Hillier, depicting a female actor crouching in preparation to run onstage.

The wearing of a face mask became a political issue during the Covid-19 pandemic - a piece of cloth worn across the nose and mouth to protect others.

Don’t shoot the messenger.