by | May 12, 2020

Lockdown photodiary – May 3

Lockdown Diary

Anita Benjamin, Fotonow photographer

Anita is a documentary photographer based in Plymouth that explores the significance of place and land as a dimension of human life, encompassing themes of cultural and social experiences and identity.

May 3 in Lockdown

A walk along Mutley Plain. The signs on the shop doors show the closure of so many businesses that are not considered essential or staff are able to work from home

May 4 in Lockdown

A walk on the Hoe promenade. Signs that have appeared in all public spaces where people would usually gather

Small businesses trying to keep going in difficult financial times. Always reminders for people to stay apart

Before Covid 19 this would have been a busy place with people enjoying the space and scenic views from the Hoe

Even outside our homes it seems there is unintentional isolation

My teenager and dog getting their daily exercise

Unable to meet up with friends during lockdown, even more time is spent gaming and interacting online

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