Thoughts on Photography
Thoughts on Photography is the podcast with the most timely stories in the photography industry. Each week, Brian McGuckin interviews the experts in the thick of the most interesting issues in photography, taking apart and understanding the issue from the experts.

With thousands and thousands of photographers out there, how do you get your name known?  What do you do to market your photography business?  In this episode I am joined again by Sarah Petty from The Joy of Marketing to talk about what we should do to market our photography businesses.  

Check out more about how to best market your business and all the great resources the Joy of Marketing offers at

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Direct download: Joy_of_Marketing_w__Sarah_Petty_-_Marketing.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:35pm EST

How is does YOUR BRAND reflect YOUR BUSINESS?  Not sure what it means to "brand your business?"  In this episode, I talk with Sarah Petty - photographer, marketing guru, and New York Times best selling author.  This interview is just a peek into what it means to have a brand for your photography business.  To find out more, go to and be sure to check out her FREE resource for our listeners at

You can also check out her best selling book Worth Every Penny: Small Business Marketing Help here.



Direct download: Joy_of_Marketing_w__Sarah_Petty__Branding.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:13am EST

How do you learn photography?  Do you learn best when someone is there to walk you through and explain everything?  Or do you learn best experimenting and working through struggles on your own?  Or maybe you spend your time learning online through courses such as and Photography Start.

In this episode Dan Helrigel (Photography Chair at Indianapolis Art Center) and I explore learning photography and the different possibilities.  This episode birthed the idea of staring a series on "Learning Photography" and the different options we have as learners.  Enjoy this show and stay tuned for more on this topic! 

Direct download: Learning_Photography_-_Introduction.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:02pm EST

Are you ready for some football?!?!  It's (American) football season here in the United States and if you're a photographer and you like football, this episode is for you!  In this episode, I talk with Jeff Lewis NFL photographer based out of California.  Jeff and I both love football and photography, so we get a little carried away at times.  You'll definitely learn some great tips and learn what it's like on the sidelines of a NFL game.

Direct download: NFL_Photography_with_Jeff_Lewis.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:49pm EST