David Stesner was born and raised in New Jersey. He was introduced to photography by his grandmother, who gave him his first camera at the age of 10. As a child, David spent many of his summers at his family’s beach house photographing people and landscapes. After graduating high school, he earned his bachelor of fine arts degree from Philadelphia College of Art. After completing his education, he moved to New York City and began assisting such legendary photographers such as Albert Watson, Steve Hiett, and Michael Thompson.
Currently, David is focusing his attention and specializing entirely on beauty. He has been shooting for such magazines as Allure, In Style, Cosmopolitan as well as many European publications and advertising campaigns.