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One of the best parts of being a photographer for so long is that I get the privilege of watching my clients grow up right before my eyes. I have been photographing Reilly and her family since she was one year old! She has twin older brothers who I have also done senior pictures for […]

Reilly | Raleigh Senior Portraits


Raleigh Senior Photographer Cari Long specializes in creating gorgeous senior pictures

Mary Kate was a dream to photograph! Her Raleigh senior portraits were so much fun with all of her amazing outfit choices. She is involved in acting and drama and so she really had a self confidence and ease about being in front of the camera. I love it when seniors bring a wide variety […]

Mary Kate | Raleigh Senior Portraits


Raleigh Senior Pictures

This is the third newborn that I have photographed for the family of seven!! This time we decided to the Raleigh newborn session in their beautiful home. We had some time with just mom and baby to create some images of just him and then we had all the siblings and dad join in the […]

Little James | Raleigh Newborn Photographer


Raleigh Newborn Photographer Cari Long Photography

I have so many gorgeous Raleigh High School Senior Portrait sessions from this fall to share! This beautiful Green Hope high school senior was a breeze to photograph. She brought some amazing outfits including a really fun pink fur coat. I also loved that she brought a dress that she had bought last summer in […]

Gorgeous Raleigh High School Senior Portraits


Cari Long Photography specializes in beautiful high school senior portraits in Raleigh, North Carolina

I love a good headshot session! This client recently signed with a local talent agency and needed updated headshots. We chose a couple of different outfits for a variety of looks. I really like using natural light int he studio for headshots because it makes the eyes very sparkly. I think it gives life to […]

Beautiful Headshots | Raleigh Headshot Photographer


Professional Headshots by Cari Long Photography in Raleigh, North Carolina

We had absolutely perfect weather for Lexi’s Raleigh High School Senior Portraits! it wasn’t too hot or too cold and there was not a cloud in the sky! We did a 2 location session with some taken in downtown Cary and the rest at the NC State Arboretum. She brought some great outfits and was […]

Lexi | Raleigh High School Senior Portraits


Cari Long Photography specializes in photographing gorgeous images of high school seniors in Raleigh and Cary, North Carolina

I just love these two! I have been photographing them since their mom was pregnant with them and all through their first year and then every year since! They even drive down from Richmond now for their sessions each year. They really don’t look like twins but they are so close and love each other […]

Sweet Twin Girls | Raleigh Portrait Photographer


Cari Long Photography specializes in maternity, newborn, high school senior and portrait photography in Raleigh, North Carolina

I hardly ever post pictures of my own kids, so I thought I would do a little blog post of my youngest daughter’s sweet 16 on the beach session! It is so hard for me to grasp that she is 16. When I started my business, she wasn’t even born yet! There were so many […]

Sweet 16 Photo Session on the Beach


Raleigh, North Carolina Photographer Cari Long Photography

Maternity sessions are one of my favorite things to photograph! I just love documenting this fleeting moment in the life of a family. Even though while you are pregnant it seems to go on forever (especially if you are sick!), it is such a brief moment in time. It is a moment in time that […]

Beautiful |Raleigh Maternity Photographer


Raleigh maternity photographer Cari Long has been photographing pregnancy for over 15 years.