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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! =)

FREE Giveaways! | Bloomington Normal Photographer

Greetings! I’m so excited about some new happenings for Imaginate Photography.  One that I’m super stoked about are the GIVEAWAYS!  Yep, your read that right!  FREE stuff!  Who doesn’t like free stuff?!?    If you’re not already a fan for Imaginate Photography on FaceBook, join now!  These free offers & fun giveaways will be posted at random times..  […]

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Adrian & Tricia Engagement | Bloomington Normal Photographer

Great weather, great couple, great fun!  Adrian & Tricia chose to have their engagement session near the Riverfront in Peoria, IL so I was definitely thrilled by their choice!  Such a great location, and it was a beautiful August evening for it too..  I love the sweet, romantic love between these two..  Thanks for a […]

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Jamie & Lisa | Bloomington Normal Wedding Photographer

Jamie & Lisa were married at the fabulous Jim Gould’s restaurant in Champaign, IL and then had a cocktail party w/ o’dourves following..  It was such a great atmosphere…  I loved the modern feel throughout their entire wedding day..  Also, I have a blast when my bridal parties want to step outside of the box […]

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M Family | Bloomington Normal Photographer

I was so excited to meet the M family… It seemed like I had already known them, from communicating w/ mom for quite some time =)  They were a joy to work w/ and I hope they had fun..  When talking about my blog, Mr. B excitedly said, “I’m gonna be on the internet!?!?  COOL!”  […]

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Baby C & Miss G | Bloomington Normal Photographer

These two cuties were back for another visit.. Baby C is now 6 months old!  Time is definitely flying for these little sweeties that I photograph.  And doesn’t G look absolutely adorable in her ballet costume?  Sooooo stinkin’ cute!  Thanks for the visit, W family!

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Album Cover! | Bloomington Normal Photographer

I had the privilege of photographing this beautiful, sweet woman for artwork for her upcoming album release!  Her name is Amy Gibson, and she was just recently signed a recording contract w/ a Christian record label.  I was absolutely honored, thrilled and very excited when Amy contacted me to work w/ her for this project.  […]

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Joe & Alyssa | Bloomington Normal Photographer

Joe & Alyssa got married at the Grizzy Jacks Grand Bear Resort in Starved Rock.   It was a beautiful day for an outdoor  wedding.  Their ceremony had a twist, as they were married on a bridge that stretched across the timber.  So fun that they stepped “out of the box” to have a unique touch […]

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Gorgeous Maternity | Bloomington Normal Photographer

Okay, does being pregnant get any more stunning than this?  Miss A looked amazing while carrying her little bundle of joy.  I really enjoyed doing some fun poses w/ her and she was willing w/a smile.  Thanks for the visit, A & R!  (And congrats on your new baby BOY!) And a fun collage from […]

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Ben & Lauren | Bloomington Normal Photographer

I had the honor of photographing this couple’s engagement portraits.. Such a sweet, soft spoken love between these two… Thank you for a fun portrait session, Ben & Lauren.  I cannot wait for your big day & to work w/ you again soon!  Enjoy your sneak peek =) Of course Lauren is Ben’s first love, […]

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P Family | Bloomington Normal Photographer

Going up North for the P family portraits, was a two fold visit.. While we were productive and got the portraits we needed, we also got a chance to sit back, relax and hang out… My husband grew up w/ the P family so we welcomed the chance for a visit w/ them.. Thanks for […]

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Miss L, 3 Month Old | Bloomington Normal Photographer

I got to photograph this 3 month old sweetie, and while I know she has many big, gummy smiles, she was showing me her more serious side.  Although she was babbling & gurgling at me, which was definitely the cutest.  <sigh> I LOVE what I do, SO much!.. I get to be surrounded by pure […]

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Baby K | Bloomington Normal Photographer

Little baby K, came to see me at just 4 days old.. Now, one would think that at 4 days, he would be tucked in a newborn ball of sleepiness… Not this little guy!  He was all about checking out his new world & seeing what it’s all about =)  Thank you to his grandma […]

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Miss K | Bloomington Normal Photographer

Ohhhh, Miss K.. SO much energy, spunk, and girl POWER! lol.. Love this little girl, and all of her silly ways.. I have been photographing Miss K since she was just 9 months old, and always have a blast w/ her.. She is becoming quite the professional, I’d say 😉  Her mommy had a great […]

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