Jake McGuire is known for his striking photos of American cities and landscapes. His photos appear in private collections, exhibitions, offices, and are often found in airline and travel magazines. He has won 11 awards for photography and photojournalism. In January of 1989 the Presidential Inaugural Committee commissioned McGuire to produce a signed, limited edition print of the White House. It was signed by the President and Vice President and given to those who performed at the Inaugural Gala.. In April of 1997 Life Magazine selected one of McGuire's photos for the cover of a special edition of Life. McGuire's other books with Twin Lights Publishers include: Baltimore: A Photographic Portrait; Annapolis: A Photographic Portrait; Washington, D.C.: A Photographic Portrait; and Flying Above the New England Coast.