You maybe asking "Why Jane"?  It's because she see's the little things that truly matter.

about jane

creative  |  country lady  |   funny  |  old fashion  |  red head  |  print artist  |  sentimentalist  

Jane Lilly Pendergist is a Full Time Professional, Award Winning Photographer specializing in newborn, children, and family photography.  

Jane creates her art in her 1917 home in West Feliciana Parish, where you are welcome to sit back, relax, and rock on her old front porch.  Much of her work she does on location at the beautiful areas and locations within the parish as well clients homes and camps. Jane is available for travel sessions.

Named Professional Photographer of the Year 2017 by the Professional Photographers of Louisiana 

Voted & Reviewed as One of the 11th Top Newborn and Child Photographers in the Baton Rouge Area 2016-2017-2018

Member of the Professional Photographers of America, Professional Photographers of Louisiana & WPPI - Wedding & Portrait Photographers International

Through the years, Jane has improved her skills by furthering her education in the study of photography.  Her goal one day is to teach what she has learned to others.

She has attended many classes, workshops, conventions across the United States.  

Here is a short list of the classes, workshops, and conventions she has completed or attended over the years that taught her the most.

Baby Safety - Baby Comes First 2018

Transitional Posing of Newborns 2018

Lighting Fundamentals 2018

2017 Newborn Mentoring 3 Day Workshop Dallas TX

SPX 2017

Newborn and Maternity Posing 2017

Seeing Light 2017

The Lifestyle of Newborn Photography 2017

Baby Safety and Posing 2017

The Creative Newborn Studio 2017

Imaging USA 2017

Photoshop - Finishing Touches to Make Your Work POP 2017

Understanding Photo Lighting 2016

Newborn and How to Pose 2016

Newborn Bootcamp 101 2016

In The Studio w/ Anna Geddes

Family Posing 2015

Pregnancy and Newborn Photography Workshop 2015

Newborns: Props and Posing Safely 2015

Speedlight Lighting for Natural Looking Images 2015

Imaging USA 2015

Seniors and Want They Want 2015

Light Up Your Weddings 2014

WPPI 2014

Natural Light and How to Use It 2014

This is just to name a few..................... 

Self Portrait by Jane ....... this is what tripods are made for!

Image taken by client with her phone at my home in St. Francisville