We’ve got some exclusive images from artist Daniel Picard’s book Figure Fantasy: The Pop Culture Photography Of Daniel Picard, which show off his unique worldview and talent.
“Figure Fantasy: The Pop Culture Photography of Daniel Picard is a wholly unique collection of meticulously composed images, showcasing a variety of comic book and movie icons in realistic and often hilarious everyday settings. Using fan-favorite figures from Sideshow Collectibles, celebrated photographer Daniel Picard gives these classic heroes and villains a fresh twist, presenting them in a perfectly arranged, to-scale environment that create believable scenes and tongue-in-cheek parodies. Among the gallery of wonderfully conceived images in this coffee-table book are photographs of a Stormtrooper with a desk job, the Joker shopping for a Batman Halloween costume, and Harley Quinn taking a mirror selfie. Featuring a foreword by Kevin Smith, as well as an introduction by Daniel Picard detailing his one-of-a-kind take on pop culture parody, Figure Fantasy is a true treasure for fans, collectors, and photographers alike.”
FIGURE FANTASY: The Pop Culture Photography of Daniel Picard by Daniel Picard is published by Insight Editions, £20. Keep up with the latest genre news with the new issue of SciFiNow.