about Wellington photographer melanie dixson

Melanie Dixson began photographing professionally in Wellington in 1998 and is a full member of the AIPA, New Zealand’s Advertising & Illustrative Photographers Association. She holds a bachelors degree in applied visual arts and a diploma in commercial photography.

In 2002 Melanie joined forces with Wellington based commercial photographer Chris McCarthy to set up their Wellington photography studio, Melanie and Chris have been working together ever since!

Melanie is Mum to Sija & Brian, and workmate, wife & best friend to Chris.


Melanie Dixson: melanie@thephoto.nz

Chris McCarthy: chris@thephoto.nz

+64 4 802 4444

All images on this website are the copyright property of Melanie Dixson & Chris McCarthy.

AIPA Standard Terms and Conditions apply to all of our work.



wellington-photographer-meliPhone photo: Brian McCarthy (age 4 years)