Student, Navy Photographic School, Pensicola, Florida.
Photographer United Press International, Los Angeles, 1951—1961, Steve Hannigan, Sun Valley, 1948—1951. Owner Sheedy and Long Photography, 1961—1975, Long Photography, Los Angeles, since 1975. With United States Navy, 1943-1946.
Member of Los Angeles Press Photographers, Professional Photographers America.
Married Marjorie Claire Carper, May 9, 1947. Children: Steve, Bob, Timothy, Joan.