R/GA honored for its digital campaign, featuring VR by Jim Fiscus, for Samsung’s Rihanna/ANTIdiaRy collaboration

R/GA won a Graphite Pencil in the Branding/Digital Brand Expression category at this year’s D&AD Awards for its campaign promoting Rihanna’s album ANTIdiaRy. The campaign centered on an app comprising eight 360-degree environments, or rooms, that viewers could explore by moving their phone around. Jim Fiscus shot VR, stop-motion photography, stills, closeups, and backplates for […]

Jim Fiscus shoots key art and cast portraits for season six of Showtime’s award-winning series “Homeland”

Season six of Showtime‘s Emmy-winning series Homeland finds CIA officer Carrie Mathison (Claire Danes) living in Brooklyn after a peripatetic life abroad. The network commissioned Jim Fiscus to shoot the key art and publicity images for the show on location in New York, marking the third time he’s photographed Homeland‘s campaigns. For the key art, […]

For a new ad campaign celebrating 17 of the U.K.’s most compelling YouTube creators, Jim Fiscus created an interactive 360-degree photosphere shot at the National Portrait Gallery

Jim Fiscus’ latest advertising project took him to London, where he shot part of YouTube’s new #MadeForYou campaign celebrating the rich and diverse breadth of talent succeeding on the online platform. Seventeen of YouTube’s brightest stars were brought together for the first time and all gathered at the prestigious National Portrait Gallery, in a room […]

Video: Get a sneak peek at Jim Fiscus’ key art and publicity shoot for the new season of Showtime’s “Penny Dreadful”

  See the key art and cast portraits that Jim shot for season one of Penny Dreadful here.    

Jim Fiscus creates portrait series in his hometown of Athens, Georgia

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 […]

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. .   . .   . .

Jim Fiscus takes readers behind the scenes of his “Penny Dreadful” key art and publicity images

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 on photographing star-studded British TV campaign promoting the highly anticipated fall season

ITV’s programming features some of British television’s most beloved actors, and those stars are at the center of the network’s major ad push to promote the fall season. Jim Fiscus shot the print component of the campaign, working on location in a suitably evocative room in a rambling English house built in the 1700s. . […]

PDN explores the making of Jim Fiscus’ stills-based motion piece for Motorola

In its February issue, PDN takes readers behind the scenes of the mysterious motion piece that Jim Fiscus recently created for Motorola‘s Droid Razr Maxx. We say mysterious because the piece has no moving parts but feels exactly like a motion spot. Learn how he and agency Goodby, Silverstein & Partners pulled it off in […]

“The beards are back”: Jim Fiscus shoots “Duck Dynasty” portraits, motion pieces

Season 2 of A&E‘s Duck Dynasty premiered October 10, and Jim Fiscus shot portraits of Willie, Phil, Si, and Jase Robertson—the bearded stars of the show—for the key art. Duck Dynasty, as you know, follows the adventures of said Robertsons, who live on the bayou in Louisiana and whose family business, Duck Commandeer, is making […]