Dexter behind plastic by Jim Fiscus

Jim Fiscus has been shooting key art for Showtime‘s Dexter for some time now, but this poster for the new season may just be our favorite (The Huffington Post liked it too)… . . .

New work: Jim Fiscus for season 8 of Showtime’s “Dexter”

Season 8 of Dexter premieres June 30 on Showtime, and the publicity images and key art that the network commissioned Jim Fiscus to shoot are slowly being released. Below, Dexter shows his true color… . . .

Michael Muller’s Comic-Con celebrity portraits

Yesterday was the final day of Comic-Con 2011, which ran from July 21 to 24 in San Diego, and as part of its massive coverage of the event, Entertainment Weekly set up a studio at the Hard Rock Hotel so Michael Muller could take portraits of the many celebrities in attendance. Michael, who previously shot celeb […]

Jim Fiscus on shooting “Dexter” key art

Jim has shot the key art for three seasons’ worth of Dexter, including for Season 5, which kicked off on Showtime on September 26. Earlier this week, I called him up to ask him about the differences among the images. Here’s what he said… . “The challenge for Showtime is to get a consistent look […]

New work: Jim Fiscus shoots Showtime’s “United States of Tara” season 2 ad

Jim, who has produced award-winning images for the critically acclaimed Showtime series Dexter, recently shot an ad for the cable network’s United States of Tara series, which is now in its second season (the premiere was this past Monday). “Toni Collette was great,” recalls Jim of the series’ Emmy-winning star, who portrays a woman with […]

Jim Fiscus launches new site, showcases stills and motion

.. Andrea Smith, Jim’s studio manager, had mentioned to me this fall that Jim was cooking up a new website, and I’m happy to report it’s now gone live. The URL is the same——but the new site, which Jim created in collaboration with liveBooks, features both stills and motion. From what I could gather by […]

The best and worst fall TV ads

… The Hollywood Reporter has graded the new crop of ads touting the fall TV lineup. We spotted four of our own among the mix. Two are by Michael Muller: … “The slick art for NBC’s new paramedic action series Trauma (which would be a better show if named Trauma!) was inspired by actual war […]

Celebrity portraits from Comic-Con

… More than 125,000 people turned out for Comic-Con International in San Diego July 22 through 26, including quite a few famous faces from Hollywood—Robert Downey Jr., Rachel McAdams, Josh Brolin, Elijah Wood, Jennifer Connelly, and many more. Entertainment Weekly commissioned Michael Muller to shoot portraits of the event’s celebrity attendees, and his 34-photo portfolio […]

“Dexter” kills ’em at the BDA Design Awards

Jim Fiscus’ photography for Dexter proved to be a big hit at the Promax/BDA Design Awards in New York last week. The Showtime series, in which Michael C. Hall stars as a morally stringent serial killer, took home one silver award and five golds, including one in the “Photography for Print” category. “But, of course, […]