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 18, 2016

So thrilled to share Bonnie and Steven’s sunrise elopement at Adkins Arboretum.  Steven’s love of gardening had them searching for the perfect Eastern Shore location for their wedding.  The morning sun had barely peeked through rain clouds and they were declared husband and wife.  It was beautiful and serene start to Happily Ever After. SaveSave SaveSave […]

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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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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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