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 Joyful photography for fun, laid-back couples who believe in marriage.


We're Katie & Alec Dixon. Ice cream obsessed, fun-loving husband-and-wife wedding photographers based in Birmingham, Alabama. We shoot joy-filled weddings on the weekends and fill our weeks with editing, too much sugar, and things that make us laugh hard. Thanks for stopping by our little corner of the web. We hope that you'll stay a-while and enjoy our latest work & posts. 


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For brides



The story of us


It was the first time he really got to look at her all day, just see her there in her white wedding dress. Their marriage was official, sealed with a kiss, and now it was time for photos of just the two of them. We had pulled Becca aside for a few bridal portraits & […]


July 17, 2018

An Urban Inspired Iron City Birmingham Wedding


Dear Alec, HAPPY FREAKIN’G BIRTHDAY BABE!!!!!!! This morning as you wake up on your birthday you’ll be prepping our bags for a wedding like you always do. We’ll get ready, hop in the car and go off to celebrate others as they enter into marriage. You’ll put yourself second and make sure to serve others […]

KAP Behind the Scenes

July 14, 2018

An Open Letter to My Husband on His Birthday


From time to time we see posts pop up in business & photography groups that are always the same. “I hate blogging, it takes so long and does nothing for my business,” and “blogging is dead.” It makes us shake our heads and giggle inwardly because at times we’ve wondered ourselves what it really was […]

For Photographers

July 13, 2018

4 Ways Blogging Revolutionized Our Business


It was through laughter, work, and a little touch of sarcasm that Rachel & Kyle fell in love. Thanks to a job bringing them both to Birmingham, they met an instantly became friends. Their affinity for joking and poking fun at each other made their friendship grow. The more their friendship grew the more Kyle […]


July 4, 2018

Rachel & Kyle’s Montgomery Engagement Session


Stress. The biggest word we hear people throw around about weddings is hands down stress. What’s sad is that’s not even close to what weddings are really about or what they have to be. In fact, we fully believe weddings are meant to be fun, memorable days where you leave full of joy! They’re a […]

For Brides

July 3, 2018

How to Have A Stress-Less, Fun Wedding


Rhett’s sweet momma walked out to help pin on his boutonniere. Her baby was getting married and she was ecstatic to help however she could. As we walked with her to where Addie and Rhett stood, just moments after their first look, she asked, “What did he do when he saw her?” The truth was […]


July 2, 2018

Rhett & Addie’s Wedding at Antrim Celebrations