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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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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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November 12, 2018

10 Things We Wish Had Been On Our Registry


Engaged Wedding Library is a fabulous service here in Birmingham that will help you plan your wedding & pick top-notch vendors. Steph & her girls there are absolutely amazing and help so many of our K&A brides every year plan stunning weddings. We’ve been a part of their vendor collection for a while now and […]

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October 15, 2018

Why We Love Engaged Wedding Library


When it comes to your wedding photos, your first family heirlooms, the photos you’ll pass down to the generations that come after you you don’t want to mess around. You’ll painstakingly pick out the perfect photography style for you, invest into a great photographer, now how can you ensure they’ve got everything they need to […]

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August 20, 2018

5 Unexpected Ways to Boost Your Wedding Photos


We won’t even lie, one of our favorite things about being wedding photographers is all the pretty rings we get to work with. Well, to be more specific it’s Katie’s favorite part 🙂 Everyone is unique to the couple, gorgeous in it’s own way, and totally beautiful! Plus, what girl doesn’t love jewelry? It’s hard […]

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August 19, 2018

10 Incredible Engagement Rings