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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! =)

Rashad & Danielle Engagement Session | Bloomington Normal Photographer

Last week I met up w/ Rashad & Danielle for their engagement session and had so much fun!  This couple was full of laughter, and smiles.  I loved watching them w/ one another and enjoyed seeing their love shine throughout their session.  Thanks for having fun w/ me, Rashad & Danielle! =)

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June 26, 2009 - 6:04 PM

Danielle - Bridget, we just LOVE all photos! They turned out great!! You have truly been blessed with a awesome gift. It was a pleasure working with you and we can’t wait until the wedding!!! =)

June 18, 2009 - 7:57 PM

Rachel - Love these photos!! Beautiful!

June 18, 2009 - 4:07 PM

Cophia Knick - WOW! These are awesome! They are a gorgeous couple!

June 18, 2009 - 2:33 PM

Carolina Gonzalez - This is just oozing LOVE! Nice captures 🙂

June 15, 2009 - 7:48 PM

Holly - Gorgeous! I love their coordinating outfits. And all the green makes the lavender pop. Great job.

Natasha & Ricky | Bloomington Normal Photographer

Natasha & Ricky’s wedding was held at Eastport Banquet Center in Peoria, IL.  The day had a little bit of drizzle, so plans were changed a tad and the ceremony was held inside instead of out on the deck…  However, there was no drizzle for the amount of special love shared between this couple on […]

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June 18, 2009 - 4:09 PM

cophia Knick - These are simply beautiful. Fantastic colors and gorgeous light.

High School Senior Rep | Bloomington Normal Photographer

Meet miss J.. She is another of my HS Senior Reps.  I had a really good time photographing her senior portraits… These reps are such naturals in front of the camera.. So much fun!  Thanks for making me laugh, J.. You did a super job! =)

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June 7, 2009 - 6:17 PM

TracyT - Beautiful work! Beautiful girl. These are so pertty!

G Family | Bloomington Normal Photographer

The G family & I met up downtown for their family portrait session.. As soon as mom told me she “loves urban”, I knew this session would be fun =)  I had an absolute blast w/ the G family!  The girls were ALL about being fantastic  models for me and I think they had fun […]

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June 3, 2009 - 11:24 AM

erin - that 3rd to last photo (of the family) is just gorgeous!!! they are all lovely but, I really love that shot… if it were my family, i’d have it blown up BIG! great job!

May 28, 2009 - 8:10 PM

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High School Senior Rep | Bloomington Normal Photographer

Meet Miss K… She is one of my current HS Senior Reps, and she was SO much fun to work w/!  I have such a blast photographing junior/seniors, and spending time w/ them.  K has amazing eyes and they are incredible when the light hits them… It was so great to meet you K… and […]

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October 14, 2009 - 9:49 AM

P Family Portraits | Illinois Family Photographer | - […] had already met the P family mom, and Miss K for HS Senior portraits, so it was great to meet the rest of their gang.  Definitely had just as […]

May 24, 2009 - 12:23 AM

Shelley - Oh my gosh Bridget! We can’t wait to see the rest. What a wonderful job you did. Can’t wait for the next set!

3 Month Old | Bloomington Normal Photographer

This little guy was back for his 3 month portraits.. Yep, definitely just as cute as ever!  He’s the apple of him mama’s eye.. Could you expect any less? lol..  He was also showing me his cooing skills.. Love it!  Thanks for the visit L, J & S!

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February 24, 2010 - 11:17 AM

1 Year Old Mr. S | Illinois Child Photographer | - […] blue eyes, big smiles, and sweet laughs.. I’m sold!   You can see other sessions of Mr. S here, here, and, […]

February 14, 2010 - 1:26 AM

9 Month Old, Mr. S | Illinois Child Portrait Photographer | - […] skills at his most recent session, but he was so much fun!  You can check him out at 6 months, 3 months, and as a newborn too!  Ya just keep gettin’ cuter and cuter, Mr. […]

May 13, 2009 - 12:38 AM

Leeann - Thanks so much for another wonderful session! You do such a great job of capturing his personality!

Miss L | Bloomington Normal Photographer

This little girl, was a complete joy to photograph.  We were silly, we laughed, and I even learned what “tummy alligator” is.. Miss L’s smile completely lights up the room, as well as your heart.  Hope you have a GREAT birthday, L!  It was a pleasure meeting you and your lovely mommy too! =)

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May 13, 2009 - 12:37 AM

Leeann - I think picture 3 was our unanimous favorite at the office. 🙂

May 12, 2009 - 8:41 PM

Sue - These are great pictures! Miss L. is the cutest thing I have ever seen!
from Miss L.’s Grandma Sue

Giving Is Awesome | Imaginate Photography

This family was nominated for the Giving Is Awesome campaign.  These two kiddos are such great kids, and as you can see, truly love one another as well their mama.  It was truly an honor to photograph them, and I hope they had fun too!  Thanks J family! Sometimes, I love the “outtakes” the most… […]

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Sweet Baby A | Bloomington Normal Photographer

This little red-headed beauty is not only one of the cutie-pa-tutie newborns that I am honored to photograph, she is also the newest daughter of my very dear friends!  Big sister, who will be 3 soon, is sooooo in love w/ her new baby sis.  Both girls are so very special to my family, and […]

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July 17, 2009 - 4:00 AM

3 month old & 3 year old | Bloomington Normal Photographer « - […] THIS cutie pie was a bundle of newborn joy, what seems like just yesterday… Now, she is full of […]

May 13, 2009 - 12:18 PM

papa mack - those are the 2 most beautiful children i’ve ever seen

May 12, 2009 - 6:23 PM

Amanda Overmyer - These are all absolutely adorable! Makes me miss the baby stages of my Peyton.

Newborn Baby B | Bloomington Normal Photographer

I was anxiously awaiting the arrival of Miss B… And my oh my was she worth the wait!  At 10 days old, she was nothing but a pure sweet, cuddly newborn and then some!  Thanks for welcoming me into your home, M family!  Little miss B is a natural.. I know her mommy is eager […]

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May 17, 2010 - 12:10 PM

One Year Old, Miss B | Illinois Child Photographer | - […] sweet girl just turned ONE!  Remember her as a newborn?  Isn’t it amazing how much babies change in one year?  Here she is again at 6 months..   […]