South Seas Island Resort | Family Portrait Session

Megan reached out last fall to book her family’s portrait session on Captiva Island.  Being from Iowa and Michigan, she and her husband’s family love spending time together in Southwest Florida during the cold winter months.  It has been so much fun to connect with Megan and hear about some of her favorite places on […]

January 31, 2022

Destination Portrait Sessions, Family Sessions, January, Portraits, Winter Family Sessions

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Lighthouse Beach, Sanibel | Family Portrait Session

Not only do we love photographing families who are visiting Southwest Florida on vacation, but being able to photograph sessions for families who call Florida “home” is just as much fun!  This family is literally one of the sweetest families we know.  We actually met over a decade ago – as neighbors in Minnesota!  Little […]

January 29, 2022

Destination Portrait Sessions, Family Sessions, January, Portraits, Winter Family Sessions

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Lighthouse Beach | Family Portrait Session

We first discovered Lighthouse Beach on Sanibel Island a year ago.  Friends had recommended it to us when they knew we were planning on exploring the island from top to bottom, scouting its beaches for the perfect backdrop for our portrait sessions.  From the moment we arrived in the parking lot, we immediately fell in […]

January 28, 2022

Destination Portrait Sessions, Family Sessions, January, Portraits, Winter Family Sessions

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Naples, Florida | Engagement

When Morgan suggested an evening engagement session in downtown Naples, surrounded by twinkling lights, we were beyond excited!  Naples is breathtaking at any time of day, however, it becomes especially magical at night with its majestic trees covered in lights.  Every block seems to have an endless supply of beautiful backdrops, and to say that […]

January 15, 2022

Destination Engagements, Engagements, January, Winter Engagements

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Shane Long Photography Celebrates! | Photography

It’s officially a New Year and we have SO much to celebrate!  As of today, we are off and on our way south, traveling from Minnesota to Florida to spend the winter months photographing couples and families in the Sunshine State!  We could not be more excited as we launch our expansion to serve in […]

January 1, 2022

January, Photography, Shane Long Photography

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Fort Myers Beach, Florida | Adventures

Fort Myers Beach has been one of our favorite places to photograph portrait sessions.  Whether it be for a golden-hour sunset engagement session, or a stunning sunrise family session, you really can’t go wrong with booking a session at Fort Myers Beach.  After taking photos with your fiancé or family, grab a bite to eat […]

January 29, 2021

Adventures, January, SWFL, Travel

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Fort Myers Beach, FL | Family Portrait Session

Florida is one of our favorite places in the world and when the temperatures drop, our hearts start to feel the pull toward palm trees and sunshine. Southwest Florida is our little slice of paradise and after we wrapped up our wedding season in Minnesota, we packed our bags and headed south!  Our cameras always […]

January 27, 2021

Adventures, Destination Portrait Sessions, Family Sessions, January, Portraits

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Cape Coral, SW Florida | Adventures

With homes overlooking over 400 miles of canals, Cape Coral, Florida is one of the fastest growing cities in the United States!  We found our dream Airbnb rental among those houses, and loved capturing the beauty of sunrise and sunset over the canals with our drone.  We also soaked up every second of time enjoying […]

January 25, 2021

Adventures, January, SWFL, Travel

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Sanibel Island, Florida | Adventures

Sanibel and Captiva Islands are the perfect destinations for romantic getaways, family vacations, or simply for exploring nature. Boasting 15 miles of breathtaking beaches, the islands are a little slice of paradise, and a true dream to photograph. We captured a bit of their beauty with our drone as we enjoyed the islands from sunrise […]

January 23, 2021

Adventures, January, SWFL, Travel

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Top 100 Wedding Venues in MN, WI, & FL | Photography

Over the past decade, we have had the honor of photographing at hundreds of Minnesota’s, Wisconsin’s, and Florida’s most incredible wedding venues!  If you are searching for the perfect wedding venue to host your big day, check out our top 100 favorite wedding venues, listed by city, for inspiration. We would love to capture your […]

January 21, 2021

Featured Wedding Venues, January, Photography, Weddings

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