Jim Fiscus is a pro at photographing characters who have sprung from other people’s imagination. He’s shot key art for series like Downton Abbey, Dexter, The Borgias, Shameless, Episodes, and Penny Dreadful, masterfully photographing the actors in costume and often on set to capture the story, emotion, and tone of each show. But for his […]
“This ad does so much with so little,” Entertainment Weekly says of Homeland‘s season-four key art, which was photographed by Jim Fiscus for Showtime. “Striking, intense and instantly communicates what’s unique about season 4—Carrie playing the spy game in the Middle East.” The magazine, which gave the ad an A grade, goes on to proclaim […]
If you’ve ever seen a women’s roller derby in person, you know there’s a lot of wit, grit, and might involved in putting on an awesome show—not to mention punny, pugilistic rollergirl names like Human Missile Crisis and Honey Boom Boom. But the women of Classic City Rollergirls in Athens, Georgia, raise the stakes even […]
Video: on set with Jim Fiscus as he shoots key art for season four of Showtime’s hit series “Homeland”
Showtime filmed the teaser for season four of its hit series Homeland, starring Claire Danes and Mandy Patinkin, on the set of Jim Fiscus‘ photo shoot with the actors for the key art. Click here or below to watch. . . . . .
Congratulations to Craig Cutler, Nadav Kander, and Art Streiber, all of whom are featured in Communication Arts‘ 2014 Photography Annual—as was Jim Fiscus, whose portrait of Downton Abbey star Jim Carter was published in the photo annual. Below, a look at their winning work… . . .
AtEdge recently interviewed Jim Fiscus about his work for the Showtime series Penny Dreadful—Jim shot key art and publicity for the dark psychological thriller. The campaign was plastered all over New York City ahead of the show’s debut last month, including all throughout Grand Central Terminal. Jim has shot key art for a wide range […]
Jim Fiscus’ portrait of “Downton Abbey” actor Jim Carter selected for Communication Arts’ 2014 photo annual
Jim Fiscus‘ portrait of Jim Carter—in character as Mr. Carson the butler on the PBS smash period drama Downton Abbey—will be published in Communication Arts‘ 2014 photography annual. Congratulations, Jim! Below, the winning portrait, plus a few of Jim’s Downton Abbey publicity portraits from a previous season… . . .
. Jim Fiscus shot the key art for Penny Dreadful, a new Showtime series created by Oscar-nominated screenwriter John Logan and co-executive produced by Oscar-winning director Sam Mendes, who previously collaborated on the James Bond blockbuster Skyfall. From the official description of the series, which premieres May 11: “Some of literature’s most terrifying characters, including […]
Be sure to pick up a copy of AtEdge‘s new sourcebook, which features a cover image—specifically, a tintype portrait—by Jim Fiscus. Read about how Jim created the image, and see a few more of his tintypes, here. . . .
Our tumblr, which features new and archival images by our photographers, is about a year old now, so it’s a good time to take a look at which photos have best connected with our audience there. Each of the images below has so far garnered at least 75 notes, with the most popular photo set […]