From the Helm | Boating Broadcast | Jim Raycroft: Photography Worldwide

MarineMax From The Helm Boating Broadcast is an entertaining take on the boating and yachting lifestyle. Tune in to the weekly video podcast that connects boat owners, innovators, and leaders in the boating industry. 

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From the Helm, Boating Broadcast is brought to you by MarineMax, the nation’s largest boat retailer.

Jim Raycroft, a Photojournalist specializing in the boating industry, joins our hosts to talk about capturing those timeless shots found gracing the cover of boat and yacht magazines worldwide. Tune in to hear about some of Jim's amazing adventures, how he captured some of his amazing shots, his favorite pieces of equipment, and tips for photographers looking to get into marine industry photography. Follow his adventures on Instagram or Facebook to keep tabs on the most incredible new boats hitting the market.


In today's headlines, we check out a 40-foot floating violin-shaped boat recently launched in Venice, France. The vessel dubbed "Noah's Violin" was orchestrated by artist and woodcarver Livio De Marchi as tribute to Covid victims during the pandemic.

Next up, an upcoming marine-industry Leadership Summit hosted by Soundings Trade Only. The 2021 event will take place September 27, at the Tampa Marriott Water Street, adjacent to the Tampa Convention Center, the location of the International BoatBuilders' Exhibition and Conference, which opens the following day. One of Time Magazine's 25 Global Business Influentials, Dr. Balaji Krishnamurthy, will speak about his innovative concepts and a new genre of corporate leadership. Brett McGill, CEO and president of MarineMax, will join a panel of participants to review leadership in the marine industry. 

Finally, a look back at Summer Customer Rendezvous hosted by Azimut Yachts and Aquila Power Catamarans! The Azimut Summer Rendezvous took place on gorgeous Star Island in Montauk, NY. The amazing weekend united Azimut customers from all over the country. Aquila chose the picturesque Captiva Island, FL to bring together 17 boats, 21 owners, and over 100 people to raft-up in a visually impressive collection, including the all-new 70 Yacht Power Catamaran


You can see or hear more episodes of Boating Broadcast and our sister podcast, Boating Tips LIVE, on The MarineMax Blog, accessible on the website or via mobile phone through the MarineMax App. or you can also access more episodes on Amazon, Spotify, Google Podcast, Apple Podcast, or wherever you get your podcast news. We hope you enjoyed today's Boating Broadcast, as always, Stay healthy, boat happy!

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