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  • Welcome to Imaginate Photography!…

    Imaginate Photography is based in Bloomington/Normal, IL. Serving all of Illinois, as well as other locations upon request.... Here on the blog, I love sharing previews from recent sessions, telling you about my amazing clients, as well as keeping you up to date on events and specials..

    I'm Bridget...Owner of Imaginate Photography, photographer, wife, mother of 3, and a follower of Christ.. I'm passionate about life.. I hope to share that w/ you too!

    Thanks for stopping by, and enjoy your stay! =)

Meador Family | Normal, IL On Location Photographer

A fellow photog friend and her new family of three..

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6 Month Old, Baby Girl | Studio Photography

Such big, bright blue eyes this sweet girl had… I love her expressions!

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Spring Mini Sessions | 2014

Thanks to all the sweet kiddos that did the Spring Mini session this year!

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Maternity Session | Baby’s 1st Year

It doesn’t seem like long ago that we were just doing this sweet couple’s pregnancy announcement session!… And here it is, almost time to welcome their baby boy.

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Newborn Boy/Girl Twins | Bloomington-Normal Photographer

I was so excited to meet these two very special twins after their mommy & daddy’s maternity session… Aren’t they sweet?!  So little, and precious.  I loved this pea in a pod set they brought along.. Pure cuteness!

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Maternity Session | Central Illinois

Can you believe this pretty mama is carrying twins?  This couple had patiently been waiting for their miracle baby, and were blessed w/ TWO!  I was so excited to meet their boy/girl twins once they were welcomed into the world…

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9 Month Old, Elaina | Baby’s 1st Year

How could you say no to a grin like this?… I sure couldn’t!  I’d put my money on a bet that her mama & daddy are wrapped around this sweetie’s finger too Elaina:  newborn, 3 mos, 6 mos  

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Newborn Baby Boy, Ryder | Central IL Photographer

This precious little guy was welcomed home by three big sisters!  I can imagine he will be showered w/ plenty of kisses and hugs.. Congrats, Hartzold family, he’s perfect!

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6 Month Old, Quinn | Baby’s 1st Year

This girl… So, so sweet!  I love seeing her personality shining through… and big brother new exactly how to make her smile!  I also love that her mama brought decor from her room to have in some shots..  Cuteness! Quinn:  Newborn, 3 mos

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3 Month Old, Lacey | Baby’s 1st Year

What a happy, smiley girl!  Welcome Miss Lacey, to the Baby’s 1st Year collection

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One Year Old, Lucas | Baby’s 1st Year

Another enjoyable year photographing this sweet boy.. Happy 1st birthday, Lucas!  Keep smiling Lucas: 4 mos, 6 mos, 9 mos

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6 Month Old, Jaxon

Such a ham, this guy!…  It’s absolutely awesome to watch a baby’s budding personality.  A GREAT age for smiles, and sweetness, for sure! Jaxon: newborn

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One Year Old, Ryen | First Birthday Pictures

What a quick year that was!  I have loved every minute of capturing Ryen’s first year…  Happy 1st birthday, sweet girl… I’ll miss seeing you as often! Ryen:  newborn, 3 mos, 6 mos, 9 mos  

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Scarlett is One! | Baby’s 1st Year

Such a busy little girl… Now one, and walking EVERYwhere, so steady, and on. the. go.  While Scarlett kept me on my toes, she was a doll none the less… Happy 1st birthday, pretty girl! Scarlett:  newborn, 3 mos, 6 mos, 9 mos  

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Newborn Baby Boy, Simon | Baby’s 1st Year Collection

This sweet boy… Looks SO much like his big brother did as a newborn, and slept like a dream!  It’s easy to tell that he is already in good hands too…  I look forward to watching Simon grow throughout his first year.

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