Celebrate! | Photography

It’s a New Year and we have so much to celebrate! We are beyond grateful for each of our clients who made 2019 our best year yet! We were humbled to again receive the Knot’s “Best of Weddings” award, and were blown away to find that we will be featured in the upcoming issue of […]

January 1, 2020

January, Photography, Shane Long Photography

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The Don Cesar | Featured Wedding Venue

The Don Cesar, or the legendary Pink Palace of the Gulf, is a destination in and of itself.  Located on the pristine shores of Pass-A-Grille Beach, it is the perfect combination of luxury and nostalgia with its rich history dating back to the Gatsby Era of 1928.  Its breathtaking grounds provide the perfect setting to […]

December 2, 2019

December, Featured Wedding Venues, Shane Long Photography, Travel

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Sand Key Park, Florida | Destination Engagement

Joining our Florida couples in their home state to capture their engagement sessions has been such an honor this year!  After flying into the Tampa International Airport, we made our way over to the beaches of Clearwater, Florida and enjoyed dinner at the incredible Island Way Grill.  The following morning, we met Tami and Chris […]

November 23, 2019

Adventures, Destination Engagements, Engagements, Fall Engagements, November, Shane Long Photography, Travel

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Grand Plaza Hotel | Featured Wedding Venue

One of our favorite things to do when we travel to Florida is explore the area’s most unique places to visit, stay, and eat.  Finding a restaurant with a unique atmosphere is even more important to us than the quality of the food!  On one of our very first dates together, we were privileged to […]

November 22, 2019

Featured Wedding Venues, November, Shane Long Photography, Travel

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Get to Know Us | Photography

On your wedding day, your photographer will spend the entire day with you!  We believe it is important that you feel as comfortable with them as you do your friends & family! Let’s get to know each other!  Here’s a little bit about us:Him: Creative & SteadyHer: Detailed & OrganizedHim: SnickersHer: Swedish FishHim: Action/AdventureHer: Romantic […]

August 15, 2019

August, Photography, Shane Long Photography

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Rome, Georgia | Adventures

We had the tremendous privilege of getting away for a few days at the CONNECT Marriage Retreat for Creative Professionals this spring!  Not only was this getaway a chance to refresh and recharge for the year ahead, we also learned from an incredible team of speakers and entrepreneurs and met some amazing new friends from […]

April 25, 2019

Adventures, April, Shane Long Photography, Travel

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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

April, Photography, Shane Long Photography

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Orlando, Florida | Adventures

For spring break this year we went to Orlando, Florida!  No, we did not visit Disney World…but we did get a small taste of it at Disney Springs!  One of our favorite things to do when we travel is to find ALL. THE. DEALS!  We knew Orlando was in the books so we started to […]

April 11, 2019

Adventures, April, Shane Long Photography, Travel

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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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