KATIE & ALEC BLOG

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 Joyful photography for the fun, laid-back couple who believes 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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KATIE & ALEC BLOG

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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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We’re firm believers that as photographers we have to keep growing and changing with time. One way we have grown lately is we’ve heavily updated our styling kit! Some things we’ve added, some we’ve tweaked and some we’ve kicked to the curve. So, today we wanted to update you on what our styling kit looks […]

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July 20, 2020

Wedding Day Detail Styling Kit Must-Haves

What's In Our Wedding Photography Styling Kit - Birmingham, Alabama Wedding Photographers Katie & Alec Photography
Aisle Society's Matchology VS. Two Bright Lights - Birmingham, Alabama Wedding Photographers

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Wedding photographers, getting published is a huge deal. Not only does it increase your street cred with clients, it also can boost your SEO with back-links. Those are both huge benefits! Getting published isn’t easy though. The submission process can take forever, and rejections will definitely happen. Especially if you’re newer or haven’t submitted before. […]

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January 7, 2020

Matchology VS. Two Bright Lights

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If you’re a wedding photographer and you haven’t heard of Honeybook stop everything you’re doing. This is a total game-changer!! For us, we came from the popular Dubsado frustrated and looking for a solution to our burnout. Honeybook seemed too good to be true, especially after moving from another program that was supposed to be […]

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September 24, 2019

How We Use Honeybook to Streamline Our Business

Birmingham, Alabama wedding photographers, Katie & Alec | Square cut platinum engagement ring inspiration
Wedding Photographers in Birmingham, Alabama Katie & Alec Photography | Our 300th Blog Post

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“Get a website now!!” This phrase plasters the photography Facebook groups we’re in. Every new photographer of business owner always asks the first thing they should do after becoming a legal business. This is everyone’s tip, and it’s ours to you too! If you’re ready to start creating one and don’t know where to start, […]

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July 31, 2019

How we designed our own website with Showit

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The bright glow from our Mac Book Pro goes from a familiar friend to a stinging reminder that we’re coming up empty. That little blinking cursor creates a slow kind of rage within us that won’t be ignored… writers block has hit in full force. If it’s happened to us once, it’s happened to us […]

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June 25, 2019

Writers block, we hate you…

When Writers Block Kicks In | Katie & Alec Photography - Small business blogging tips for creative entrepreneurs
Why We Dropped Two Bright Lights | Katie & Alec Photography - Wedding Photographers in Birmingham, Alabama

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For over two years we were paying members of the popular publication match site Two Bright Lights. We had heard great reviews and terrible reviews of them and figured for the $160/year was worth trying. Both years we were involved we submitted a ton of work. Weddings & engagements are our specialty. So, we submitted […]

For Photographers

June 7, 2019

Why We Dropped Two Bright Lights

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