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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! =)

Category Archives: Siblings

3 Month Old, Baby Ryen | Central Illinois Baby Photographer

This sweet girl is 3 months now… Yep, she’s a cutie-pa-tootie!  Big sister Avery & Ryen also did pictures w/ their daddy for Father’s Day.  I love how the images turned out.. I know they’ll be well kept memories.  Ryen, you didn’t show me many of your big, gummy smile while the camera was out, […]

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The Norris Family & New Baby Girl, Elin | Family Photographer Bloomington, Illinois

I loved the time I spent photographing this family… As they welcomed their new baby girl, Elin, you could see just how much she is loved already.  I love that!  And big sister, Marina & brother Leo were such great listeners, and I can’t wait to see them again.  Thanks, Norris fam! 🙂

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Newborn Baby Girl, Ryen | Newborn Photography Bloomington, IL

Meet Miss Ryen.. She is the new baby sister of Avery, a newborn herself in August 2010.  The similarities between these two girls was more than apparent.. Ryen slept a *little* more than Miss Avery did at her newborn session, but all the same, there was plenty of newborn sweetness to capture.. Thank you, Nic […]

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The Miller Family | Birthdays & Announcements

Sometimes clients let me in on a surprise or announcement before their family knows… The Miller family had super exciting news to share w/ me, and needed portraits to surprise their family w/.  I couldn’t be more honored to come up w/ ideas and fun ways to make their announcement.  Of course this means, delaying […]

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Steinman Family Pictures | Bloomington-Normal Photography

A great day for family pictures, this was!  With rain out of the forecast, it turned out to be a beautiful afternoon.  The kids were wonderful listeners & did such a great job..  I think the Steinman’s got a good laugh during their session too…. I sort of “made friends” w/ a cocklebur bush.  Eeek! […]

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The Kesler Family | Family Portrait Photographer

This cute family belongs to one of my photo friends..  Although we had a rain delay, the wait was worth it!  I love shooting in the evenings this time of year.. The sun drops in the sky sooner than it does throughout mid-summer, and is so perfect for back-lighting..  I loved laughing w/ your family, […]

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Newborn Baby Boy, Charlie & Family | Bloomington IL Studio Portraits

Baby Charlie shared a couple of firsts w/ me… He is now the only newborn I’ve ever photographed, to stay awake the. entire. session.  lol  Calm & content though, he was an angel.  I think he just really wanted his mama & daddy to see his big, blue eyes.  Welcome to the world, Charlie!  Many […]

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Lydia Turns One Year Old | Bloomington, IL Child Photography

Miss Lydia is one!  She still continues to have such a quiet & sweet personality..   She sure can light up the room w/ her smiles though..  I have loved watching your first year, Lydia!  Hope you had a wonderful 1st birthday, pretty girl! See more of Lydia; newborn, 3 mos,  6 mos & 9 mos One of […]

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