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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July 24, 2015

It doesn’t get much better on a cold, snow covered day than having George & Martha’s house all to yourselves to roam about and photograph a couple who makes you laugh through frozen fingertips and toes. Their fur babies got almost as much time in front of the lens and nearly stole the show with […]

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June 18, 2015

A vintage corvette, cherry blossoms, adorable pups and the Shore’s best ice cream.   Lindsey & Donnie’s engagement session was easy, relaxed and full of thoughtful details on a perfect Spring day.  I can’t wait to see what Kari Rider Events designs for their September wedding in Easton, Maryland.

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January 20, 2015

We have some of the best sunsets here on the Eastern Shore.  Throw in a perfect Autumn day, a fun couple in love and a few bales of hay, you the makings of ballad straight out of Nashville.  Congratulations Katie & Robbie!

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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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January 7, 2015

Random Wednesday thoughts. I have a slight tea obsession. I love the hunt for new brands of tea, pretty tea cups and exploring tea shops. I have a dear friend visiting this spring who shares this love so I’ve been looking for some places that offer traditional English tea service in Washington DC. I’d love […]

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January 6, 2015

Bekah and Brandon were home on the Eastern Shore for a school break so we took full advantage of a beautiful Autumn day to squeeze in their engagement session.  I love photographing these two.  They make it so easy and that laugh of Bekah’s is so infectious it lights up my lens.  I cannot wait for their […]

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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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