Dublin, 1880. Photo studios may be booming, but photographing the recently deceased is losing its appeal. Renowned memorial photographer Brock Blennerhasset’s business is failing. He turns to his niece and a new assistant as sinister competition emerges in the form of a serial killer with a macabre interest in photographing his victims. As the body count mounts, the trio race to stop a murderer intent on ruining their business and their lives.