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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March 31, 2016

The Eastern Shore is a vacation destination for so many in the surrounding areas of Washington DC, Philadelphia and New York City.  So when I asked Jenny to help me shoot an engagement session for a couple visiting Easton for a few days, there was no suspicion.  We got together a few minutes early and walked to the Historical […]

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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 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 5, 2014

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

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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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May 7, 2014

  I’ve been holding onto these until Bekah returned from her semester in Africa not knowing they would serve as pre-engagement photos!  Brandon proposed the moment she landed!  We’re so over joyed for them.  These images were shot on what was probably the coldest day of the longest winter.  We were frozen through. Popsicles were […]

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