Figure Fantasy: The Pop Culture Photography of Daniel Picard HC (2015) comic books
1st printing. Figure Fantasy: The Pop Culture Photography of Daniel Picard is a unique collection of meticulously composed images, showcasing a variety of comic book and movie icons in realistic and often hilarious everyday settings. Using figures from Sideshow Collectibles, 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, Figure Fantasy is a true treasure for fans, collectors, and photographers alike. Hardcover, 9-in. x 9-in., 120 pages, full color. Cover price $29.99.