Naples, Florida | Destination Engagement

Naples, Florida is one of our favorite places on earth.  When Melissa and Matt contacted us about photographing their engagement session in Naples we couldn’t wait!  When they asked if they could incorporate their airplane, we were THRILLED!  Photographing an engagement session at an airport hangar has been a dream of Shane’s since we first […]

January 29, 2019

Adventures, Destination Engagements, Engagements, January, Shane Long Photography, Travel

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St. Paul | Lifestyle Portrait Session

Lifestyle sessions are such a fun and rare opportunity for us these days!  At the end of each year since beginning our business, we have needed to evaluate the direction our business was going and how to best serve our clients for the year ahead.  With the increase in wedding bookings each year, we had […]

January 22, 2019

January, Portraits, Winter Family Sessions

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St. Paul Athletic Club | Winter Wedding

Who doesn’t love a stunning, white, winter wedding!?  This day was perfectly planned and beautifully executed down to the last detail by the talented April Long of Evergreen Weddings!  When you work with couples as amazing as these two, and a team of vendors that you love, you count down the minutes until their wedding […]

January 15, 2019

January, Weddings, Winter Weddings

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Burroughs Home | Featured Wedding Venue

One of our favorite things to do is explore new wedding venues!  We love finding hidden gems and Burroughs Home and Gardens in Fort Myers Florida is simply that.  A stunning gem of a venue tucked within the tall oaks, palms, and lush landscapes found on the banks of the Caloosahatchee River.  This historic home […]

January 8, 2019

Featured Wedding Venues, January, Shane Long Photography, Travel

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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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Dominican Republic | Adventures

The lush, tropical hills of the Dominican Republic took us by surprise!  We have been to our fair-share of islands and this one was by far unlike any other we had explored!  We decided this would be our “adventure” island and opted to do a little zip-lining instead of the usual beach experience.  If you […]

January 25, 2018

Adventures, January, Shane Long Photography, Travel

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Woods Chapel & Lafayette Club | Wedding

When a couple chooses one of our favorite venues for their wedding we are thrilled!  When they choose TWO of our favorites, we are in heaven!  This was a wedding we were honored to cover under the talented Matt Lien Photography.  Second shooting for Matt gave us an opportunity to really focus in on specific […]

January 23, 2018

Featured Wedding Venues, January, Weddings, Winter Weddings

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The Depot | Winter Engagement

We LOVE doing engagement sessions with adventurous couples who love to integrate a part of who they are into their session.  Lauren & Nick decided to head down to the Depot for a bit of ice skating fun for their engagement session!  As their site states: “This is the historic Milwaukee Road Depot: your year-round […]

January 18, 2018

Engagements, January, Winter Engagements

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Grand Turk, Turks & Caicos | Adventures

Every once-in-a while it’s good to get away!  Far, far away from the cold and snow and to the lush palm-tree lined beaches of the Caribbean!  This trip included a first for us: Turks and Caicos Islands!  We found that Grand Turk Island is absolutely gorgeous!  We had previously been to the Bahamas and this […]

January 16, 2018

Adventures, January, Shane Long Photography, Travel

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James J Hill Center | Winter Wedding

Here in Minnesota, our winters are cold.  And yet, STUNNING with the snowfall and the sparkling beautiful backdrop of white!  Kera & Joe couldn’t have chosen a better day for their wedding!  The light snowfall made for some epic photos and the James J. Hill Center provided the perfect cozy backdrop for this adventurous couple’s […]

January 11, 2018

Featured Wedding Venues, January, Weddings, Winter Weddings

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