Our Top 100 Wedding Venues | Photography

We have had the privilege of photographing weddings at hundreds of Minnesota’s & Wisconsin’s most incredible wedding venues!  If you are looking for a wedding venue to host your big day, check out our top 100 venues we’ve photographed for inspiration! 317 on Rice Park, St. Paul A’bulae, St. Paul Almquist Farm, Hastings Aster Café, […]

April 23, 2019

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FAQ, After Your Session | Photography

Do you edit all of the photos that you deliver? Absolutely!  They will all be edited in both color and black & white.  We are unique in that we edit each and every photo that we deliver – not just a select few for an album or portfolio.  We use an editing software called Lightroom […]

April 9, 2019

April, Photography, Shane Long Photography

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FAQ, Booking Your Session | Photography

When do you typically schedule sessions? I love to schedule photo sessions in the evening when the lighting is best and typically finish just before sunset.  Early morning sunrise light works great as well if you are an early-riser and sessions after dark can create a fun city vibe!  I am available for Engagement, Family […]

April 4, 2019

April, Photography, Shane Long Photography

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FAQ, Engagement Session Prep | Photography

Should I get my makeup or hair professionally done for my engagement session? This is completely up to you!  There are some benefits to getting your hair & makeup done professionally: Makeup looks different on-camera than in-person, and a professional makeup artist will know how much makeup you’ll need to show well on camera and […]

March 26, 2019

March, Photography, Shane Long Photography

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FAQ, Engagement Sessions | Photography

Do you recommend an engagement session? Absolutely!  The engagement session is a great way for us to get to know each other before your big day.  It’s important that I can get to know you as a couple so that you are comfortable with my style of shooting – that way your wedding images will […]

March 21, 2019

March, Photography, Shane Long Photography

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FAQ, Gear & Locations | Photography

What kind of equipment do you use?  I photograph with two Canon 5D MKIV and the newest Canon EOS R camera.  For lenses, I love the unique romantic blurry backgrounds that the very best prime lenses create.  Far and away, my most favorite lens is my new Canon RF 50mm f/1.2. It is tack sharp, […]

March 12, 2019

March, Photography, Shane Long Photography

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FAQ, Our Style | Photography

Could you describe your style? I love using an artistic perspective and unique composition to create a beautiful documentation of the events of your wedding day.  I also take traditional posed portraits of each couple, wedding party, and family.  My goal is to ensure your day is elegantly preserved.  Your wedding is one of the […]

March 7, 2019

March, Photography, Shane Long Photography

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Hutton House | Ballroom & Bubbles Event

Hutton House is one of our favorite wedding venues in the Twin Cities!  Not only is their staff amazing, but we love the way they care about their couples and attend to every last detail of each event they host!  When the opportunity arose to photograph their Ballroom & Bubbles Event, we were incredibly honored!  […]

February 26, 2019

Featured Wedding Venues, February, Photography, Shane Long Photography

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Hello 2019! Happy New Year!

It’s a New Year and we CAN’T WAIT for what is in store for this year!  So many exciting things and stories we can’t wait to share!  New Years are so exciting – they are an opportunity for a fresh start.  A time to set goals.  A time to become excited for new things!  Here […]

January 1, 2019

January, Photography, Shane Long Photography

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It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

Merry Christmas family & friends!  2018 is quickly coming to a close and as we reflect on the last year, we are blown away by how much we have loved getting to serve YOU through photoshoots, weddings, and events as we’ve gotten to meet, learn from, and encourage other photographers!  We have worked with some […]

December 25, 2018

December, Photography, Shane Long Photography

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