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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August 5, 2016

If the playfulness in these are any indication as to what the wedding day is going to be like…I.CANNOT.WAIT!  Kate and Jon’s autumn engagement session with sunset views of the Chesapeake Bay bridge was as vibrant as it was fun.  Wait until you see the photos from the wedding.  That dress!!!

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August 2, 2016

A blog post full of love and farm animals!  It’s the Eastern Shore after all.  Cannot wait until Wade and Amy’s September wedding.  This guy loves his gal with the greatest of enthusiasm.  You can’t help but smile witnessing their affection.  Big thanks to Zoe for her assistance.

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June 12, 2015

An engagement session on the streets of historic, Downtown Easton and the Tidewater Inn at Christmas time is always a winner, but when it’s with these two, it’s the gold crown. No one will ever feel like a third wheel with Sarah and Andy. They’re disarming, welcoming and seriously adorable together. Thank you of the […]

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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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November 12, 2014

It’s wedding week for Grace & Taylor!  Cannot wait to see these two say ‘I do”!  We were able to sneak in an engagement shoot just in time.  Throw in some puppy kisses from their adorable blood hound, a glistening sunset, the backdrop of Londonderry’s manor house and we have the perfect Autumn day.

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November 10, 2014

The sweetest couple is getting married this spring and we celebrated with photos just before sunset in St. Michaels.  Congratulations Lauren & Greg! We had to sneak in a few photos of their ADORABLE son Ayden!

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November 5, 2014

Ben is graduating!  So glad we had the chance to capture this milestone.

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August 29, 2014

It’s hard to believe tomorrow is the day.  Kimberly and Regan are tying the knot at the Chesapeake Bay Beach Club with the cutest little ring bearer their guests will ever see!  Kimberly’s son, Alex is sure to steal the show.  I’m so happy for the three of them.  No doubt we’ll need plenty of kleenex […]

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August 10, 2014

It was the most fun wedding filled with beautiful flowers, great dancing, fabulous food and incredible joy!  I was so honored to asked to capture all the details and candid moments for Jill & Tito’s wedding at the Westwood Country Club in Vienna, VA.   Jill, you were such a beautiful bride and Tito, the […]

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August 1, 2014

January, record breaking temperatures and unbearable wind chills.  That’s what Becky & Joe braved for their engagement session at the Westin in downtown Annapolis.  Despite the cold, my heart was warmed by witnessing Joe’s inexpressibly sweet tenderness and affection for Becky.  She radiates as a woman who’s “found the one whom her soul loves’.  I cannot wait to see […]

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