BALL & ALBANESE are a photography duo based in Brooklyn, NY. Selected for PDN 30 in 2009 based on their travel photography, they have continued to be honored for their work, which has since expanded into interiors, portraits, and food.

Wendy Ball graduated from San Francisco State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in art and photography. She was previously a photo editor at Travel + Leisure magazine.

Dara Albanese earned a Master of Fine Arts in filmmaking from Columbia University's School of the Arts and holds undergraduate degrees in journalism and political science.