Rich Smith of Rich Smith Photography

Rich Smith of Rich Smith Photography

In this episode of The Chattanooga Business Podcast, Brian Chaney talks to Rich Smith of Rich Smith Photography about his journey to become one of Chattanooga’s most popular photographers. Rich hits on the difference between doing photography part-time and full-time and why he felt called to pursue photography in the first place.

In this episode, we discuss:

  • Rich Smith’s passion that drives his photography business
  • Why storytelling is so important for any product or service
  • The difference between a 9-5 desk job and doing something he’s passionate about
  • The jump in having one foot in the door and going all in
  • Advice he gives to anyone else looking to pursue their dream business full-time

Key Quotes

  • “I like to document people. I like to document connections. That’s what I’m all about and I built my entire business around that.” – Rich
  • “The mom [of the family] called me and she was literally in tears and she was like, ‘Rich, I have never seen my family like this before. You captured the soul, the spirit of my family.’” – Rich

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