Fort Myers, Florida | Adventures

Flying into Fort Myers, Florida from MSP to RSW is one of our favorite things to do!  While we have yet to actually stay IN Fort Myers, we have been able to enjoy the Fort Myers Beach area a few times on our way to and from our other SW Florida destinations, in this case, […]

March 28, 2019

Adventures, March, Shane Long Photography, Travel

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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

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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

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White Orchid at Oasis | Featured Wedding Venue

For couples searching for the perfect wedding venue to host their Fort Myers, Florida wedding, White Orchid at Oasis is absolutely breathtaking!  This “Old Florida” historic home is tucked away inside its own piece of paradise nestled amidst a tropical landscape along the Caloosahatchee River.  From the grounds, to the last detail inside the home […]

March 19, 2019

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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

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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

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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

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Sanibel & Captiva Islands, Florida | Adventures

Sanibel & Captiva Islands are two of the most beautiful, pristine beaches Florida’s coastline has to offer!  We fell in love with these islands when we spent the day exploring their beaches, shops, and restaurants!  They are quiet, natural, and breathtakingly beautiful and make you feel as if you were truly “away-from-it-all”! From Fort Myers, […]

February 19, 2019

Adventures, February, Shane Long Photography, Travel

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Edison & Ford Winter Estates | Featured Wedding Venue

We had the privilege of touring one of Fort Myers, Florida’s most unique wedding venues: Edison & Ford Winter Estates!  Not only does this venue feature historical homes, lush gardens, and beautiful landscapes to serve as stunning backdrops for photos, but they also provide a truly unique historical setting that all guests are sure to […]

February 12, 2019

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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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