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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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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Back in the days of burlap, mason jars and Katie’s (TERRIBLE) bang days, we said “I do.” It was magical and cringe worthy all at the same time. Some days thinking about it makes us cry, others we can’t help but laugh. For budding wedding photographers we had NO clue what we were doing. Yep. […]

For Brides

June 27, 2019

Wedding mistakes we hate admitting…

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Planning a wedding is stressful enough, we believe your photography experience shouldn’t be. That’s why we’ve started a series just for brides in the planning process. In this specific series we’re talking all about engagement sessions from your outfits to your locations. So, take a deep breath & know you won’t have to fret about […]

Engagement Session Series, For Brides

June 17, 2019

The Engagement Series: Picking Your Outfit

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Planning a wedding is stressful enough, we believe your photography experience shouldn’t be. That’s why we’ve started a series just for brides in the planning process. In this specific series we’re talking all about engagement sessions from your outfits to your locations. So, take a deep breath & know you won’t have to fret about […]

Engagement Session Series, For Brides

June 10, 2019

The Engagement Series: Picking Your Location

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Being able to stand by your best friend on her big day is an honor unlike any other. She’s picked you, out of all the people in her life to stand by her for this. That’s huge! So, how can you be the best possible bridesmaid and show her love? We’ve got some tips we […]

For Brides

May 8, 2019

5 Ways to Be the Best Bridesmaid

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Weddings are built on creating a beautiful day. Whether that’s the gorgeous dress you’ll wear or the stunning reception where you’ll dance the night away. Either way, there is a lot of standing, moving & sometimes pain involved. People always say, “beauty is pain,” but this takes it to a whole new level. So, how […]

For Brides

April 20, 2019

4 Secrets to a Comfortable Wedding Day

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As you’re planning for your engagement session the biggest decision is where we’ll shoot them. The backdrop for your photos can make a huge difference! Of course, we always suggest picking somewhere that’s special to you. Places that hold meaning will add emotional value to your photos. If you’ve tried to think of somewhere and […]

For Brides

March 26, 2019

Our Favorite Birmingham Photo Locations & Why!

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