A mom to three beautiful girls, Karena is the visionary and creative force behind Karena Dixon Photography. An extrovert and people person, Karena is intrigued by the nuances of expression and movement that frames human relationships. Her love of travel and architecture inspires her unique vision of every setting and wedding day detail. 


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July 23, 2021

They say that sometimes real superheroes live in the hearts of small children fighting big battles.

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January 14, 2015

Highlight of the Christmas card season.  The adorable Mr. H on a vintage vespa?  Oh yes, please! His parents are pretty cute, too. grpaher,

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June 2, 2014

I love working with dads and their kids for the women in their life.  I especially love it when they’re as cool and fun as these three.  If you’ve ever had the chance to visit Rise Up Coffee, you’ve no doubt seen Noah at the roaster making everything within a block smell like heaven.  Since […]

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April 29, 2014

A 1700’s country estate for the backdrop, a son home from boarding school, Grandmother visiting from Virginia, sunset on a beautiful day, lots of good ole belly laughs and love filled smiles.  It was the perfect way to kick off the spring portrait season.  A big hug to the Spurry family for being so wonderful to work […]

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March 31, 2014

This weekend we celebrated the 40th birthday of our friend, Brooke.  A ladies only, and fun dinner at Level in Annapolis on Saturday then her husband surprised her with a spa day at The Inn At Perry Cabin.  I wish I had  taken a couple of photos, because you’d never know this gorgeous and always […]

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November 12, 2013

This family…oh how I love them.  Dear friends with so many wonderful attributes, I don’t know where to begin.  The smile on Sarah’s face when greeting you, makes a person feel like the most cherished friend in her world.  Grady with his calming presence, is a real champion of truth.  Their boys will steal your […]

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