Kelly Panebianco is a graduate of the Photography Program at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and earned a B.F.A. in Photography with a concentration in Art Therapy in 2017. She won the Fujifilm New Approach Award in 2016, as well as the Nikon Ben Rose award in 2017. She is currently working as a freelance photographer for Burlington Coat Factory and Rover.com. She lives and works in the Philadelphia area.