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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. It's our belief that wedding planning can be stressful, but your wedding photography shouldn't be. 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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The story of us


We love watching home makeover or building shows like Fixer Upper or Extreme Home Makeover. There is just something so fascinating about seeing a home come to life! The process, the tough choices, and that crazy amazing end result. We can’t get enough! So, we decided to share our own home building story. So, from […]

KAP Behind the Scenes, Life Lately

November 30, 2018

Home Update: Big Changes


Money, fame, friends, cars, jewelry… There are so many different ways people can define success. A lot of times for us it comes down to our business being successful. This year has been so, so long and exhausting. It’s been great, yes, and we’ve shot more than ever before. We’ve made more money, grown our […]

For Photographers

November 29, 2018

What Success Really Looks Like


It wasn’t her stepping into her dress, it wasn’t when she got to the venue… no, the moment it hit Emmy that she was finally marrying Jacob was looking at her bridesmaids. She was surrounded by people who love her & Jacob and that sunk in deep. Pure joy rushed through her and the tears […]


November 20, 2018

Romantic Fall Wedding at Dogwood Farms


If we were granted 3 wedding wishes by some fabulous wedding genie we we totally re-do so much of our wedding. When we got married we had literally no idea what we really wanted or needed. It was the time of burlap, mason jars, and oh so much baby’s breath… Yikes! A lot of people […]

For Brides

November 16, 2018

If We Could Re-Do Our Wedding


Vulnerability time: I have OCD & generalized anxiety disorder. That made wedding planning more stressful because I didn’t want to mess up or miss a thing. I got anxious and it effected every area of my life at the time. It’s a lot of pressure to have on your shoulders. Back when we got married […]

For Brides

November 13, 2018

Tips for the Anxious Bride


Let’s be real, making a registry is serious business. It takes a long time to pick all the things you’ll actually need AND the things you think you’ll want. People want to give you great gifts they know you’ll want which makes it even more important because people are looking for it!! There are a […]

For Brides

November 12, 2018

10 Things We Wish Had Been On Our Registry

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