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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! =)

Newborn Baby Girl, Sawyer | Illinois Newborn Photography

I was SO stoked to have to the opportunity to photograph this beauty… Her mommy & daddy were a bridal couple of mine from 2009.  I always say that there is not greater honor then having clients continue their portrait needs throughout the years w/ me, and it is so true!  Baby Sawyer was very […]

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Family Pictures | Central Illinois Photography

Sorry gang, I know you’ve been waiting to see these online!  I love when asked to do family pictures at a home that shares so many memories..  This was the perfect setting.  They even had an image from years ago, in the exact same spot in the front yard, that they incorporated into the new […]

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December 5, 2012 - 4:59 PM

Joyce - The Pix are great! I love the ones with the Grandparents. Thanks for sending them to me.

Santa Sessions 2012 -Part 1

So it’s way past my bedtime, but I couldn’t wait to share some of the great images that we captured while Santa was visiting from the North Pole… These absolutely make me SMILE!  The kids did great, and I had so much fun watching them interact w/ Santa.  Some it took a little time for […]

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Tom & Megan, Engagement Session | The Castle Theatre, Downtown Bloomington, IL

I couldn’t quite possibly be looking forward to this sweet couple’s wedding next fall any more than I already am.  What started as a business relationship for Megan & I quickly turned into a friendship full of laughter & silliness.  She is the owner of Station 710 Salon, and we met several years ago when […]

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The Trussel Family | Central Illinois Family Pictures

This was such a sweet family to work w/… I always love time w/ little ones, and getting to know their personalities.  Miss Emerson was quiet at first, but her smiles quickly came, and she was having fun.. Who wouldn’t have fun when they get to dress like a princess 😉  Welcome again, to the […]

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Brayden & Emma Turn ONE! | Bloomington Studio Photographer

How quickly the year of sessions w/ these two, adorable twins has passed by… Prepare yourselves, cuteness overload, ahead!  Miss Emma showed off her new walking skills, and brother Brayden adorned his growing curly locks & beaming smile.  It has been so much fun to watch them throughout their first year..  Happy 1st birthday, Brayden […]

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Get started early on your holiday shopping!  Today through Friday ONLY, take advantage of the Imaginate Black Friday Sale.  If you’re a current or past client, save 30% on an Imaginate Gift Certificate… Not a client yet?  You can save too!  Save 15% on an Imaginate Gift Certificate. **Gift certificates may be used for session […]

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Haning Family Pictures | In-Studio Portrait Photographer

Miss Teegan & her parents came by for a visit.. Lots of energy wrapped up in this petite, little girl 😉  She’s always fun though… I always love her outfits, girl’s got style!  Her mama got her cute chevron dress on Etsy.. So adorable!  Happy holidays, Haning family 🙂

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6 Month Old, Baby Morgan | Illinois Baby Photographer

Isn’t she sweet?  Quite serious during her session for the most part, but she did give a glimpse of a couple of her pretty smiles.. And does this baby girl have fashion, or what?!?  So stylish!  😉  Thanks for the visit, S family!

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October 31, 2012 - 1:08 PM

Bridget Moriarity - She is an absolute doll! I just wanna smooch those cheeks. Love her.

Rogers Family | Fall Portrait Photography, Bloomington, IL

I had the pleasure of photographing another photog’s family last week…  The weather was completely against us, but, we made it work!  We literally had to wait out a rain storm in our cars, before we could get started.  Thankfully though, the skies let up, and it was game time.  These two boys were so […]

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