Just before the Oscars, famous photographer Annie Leibovitz took some of the Oscar nominees for an intimate Actor/Director photo shoot. As always she does a great job, creating painting-like feeling and using her unique single origin lightning style.
Here is part of the photos. The one with Ledger and Nolan is not real, of course. Nolan was photographed with the same visual style as Ledger's photo, and both were combined digitally.