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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! =)

6 Month Old | Bloomington Normal Photographer

I knew this little sweetie before she even arrived!  I was lucky to not only photograph her mommy’s maternity portraits, but I photographed Miss M’s birth as well!  They have graciously given me permission to share their slideshow, and I hope to get it compressed to post to the web soon.  But for now, here […]

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April 21, 2009 - 12:59 AM

Mandy Burnett - They turned out SO cute…can’t wait to see the rest!!!! Thanks!!! 🙂

One Year Old | Bloomington Normal Photographer

Lots & lots of cutie-pie one year olds… Have I mentioned how much I love what I do?  This little guy was no exception to being full of energy & cute as can be.  He most certainly is the apple of his mommy & daddy’s eyes.. I can see why!  Thanks for a fantastic session, […]

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April 15, 2009 - 6:32 AM

Mark - Aww what a cute little guy!

10 days old | Bloomington Normal Photographer

So I’d been anxiously awaiting the news of this little guy’s arrival.. Baby A could not have been any sweeter.. He has the most beautiful, silky dark hair, and petite features.. It was great to meet you C & M, and of course, your new precious angel too!  Enjoy your sneak peek!

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April 26, 2010 - 1:01 PM

1 Year Old, Mr. A | Illinois Portrait Photographer | - […] can see more of Mr. A as a newborn, 3 months, 6 months, and 9 […]

January 20, 2010 - 10:43 AM

9 Month Old Baby A | Illinois Baby Photographer | - […] sweet smile.. He’s now crawling & moving FAST… He’s grown so much since his newborn, 3 month, and 6 month sessions.. Thanks for a fun session, H […]

June 29, 2009 - 2:08 AM

3 Month Old | Bloomington Normal Photographer « - […] little guy was in the studio for a vist, just not that long ago it seems.. He went from a bright eyed, beautiful newborn, to a bright eyed beautiful 3 month old, in a flash!  Mr. A didn’t have a lot of smiles for […]

Seeking 2010 High School Seniors | Bloomington Normal Photographer

Are you going to be a 2010 Senior this fall?  Know someone who is?  Want to earn $$$ and other incentives and save your parents money too?  Then read this! I’m looking for select students from local high schools to be my Imaginate Photography reps!  Senior reps must have an outgoing personality, display a positive […]

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3 month old | Bloomington Normal Photographer

I had this little sweetheart back in the studio yesterday.. She was such a precious, petite newborn, and now growing leaps & bounds since I saw her last session just 3 short months ago.  Also nice to see her mommy & daddy again too.. Truly a lovely couple & family of 3, so full of […]

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June 23, 2010 - 9:47 AM

3 Month Old Baby S | Illinois Baby Photographer | - […] & her lovely family came back for a visit for her 3 month pictures.. She sure reminds me of her big sis when she was her age.. Remember Miss S from her newborn session?  Miss S was sleeping peacefully […]

New baby for us! | Bloomington Normal Photographer

Many of you know that my husband & I were anxiously awaiting the arrival of our baby girl.. Ashlyn Ray Emilie was born on January 30th at 12:55pm.  She weighed 7lbs 10oz and was 19in long.  Very healthy & cute as can be.  (no bias  Thank you all for the well wishes, and your […]

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February 10, 2012 - 1:02 PM

Ashlyn Turns 3 » - […] we’re aware The new blog has also now been up three years, as the first picture post was Ashlyn as a newborn.. Time […]

March 18, 2009 - 2:35 PM

Mandy Burnett - OH MY WORD…what a doll…and lots of hair!!! I bet she is growing SO fast, like Mattie…can’t wait to meet her sometime!!!

March 16, 2009 - 8:54 AM

Justine Miller Photo - CONGRATS to you guys. she is adorable 🙂