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Welcome to Maxwell Studios -Portrait Photography by Megan Leggins

Central Illinois Premier Newborn, Baby, Child, Senior, Family and Maternity Photographer

Maxwell Studios, located in Mapleton, Illinois, was originally founded as Photography by Megan in 2010. After tragedy struck in 2017, the small family business was renamed as

Maxwell Studios to honor their late son, Maxwell Kenneth Leggins.

Through years of training, education, and work focused around family, child, and newborn photography, Megan has become one of the most trusted and well-respected photographers in Central Illinois. Clients continue to book their sessions with Megan throughout the years as they can count on her for excellent customer service and dependability.

Maxwell Studios delivers beautiful portrait imagery for your family to treasure and enjoy!


Hello and Welcome! I'm Megan.

I am a professional photographer serving Central Illinois since 2010. One of my biggest passions is capturing beautiful, real moments for my clients to cherish for a lifetime. Click to find out more about my family life and favorite hobbies!

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Can you picture yourself in my photos?

If you see beauty the way I do, let's work together!

I would absolutely love to work with your family! Send me a quick note about what kind of session you are interested in and we will plan for a future date!

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