Casey Stenger is a Photography Director, Producer and Creative Consultant specializing in both editorial and commercial brands. She is currently leading the global photo strategy and production planning for MetLife’s Customer Experience & Design team. In previous roles, she defined the visual mark and storytelling language of the editorial brands Real Simple, DuJour, Town & Country and Men’s Journal. Casey’s areas of expertise include food, home décor, portraiture, fashion, beauty, health, travel and lifestyle content. She produces full scale image and video shoots from start to finish including developing stories, determining art direction, selecting/commissioning creative teams, building budgets, developing inspiration boards, art directing video projects and overseeing the full production and all necessary components (hair/makeup, model/real people casting, prop/food styling, location scouts, etc.).
Casey served on the Board of Directors for The Society of Publication Designers. During her tenure, she was chair of the 2009 LandSeaAir Photo Auction at the Hosfelt Gallery in NYC, co-chair for the Pub45 Awards Gala at Cipriani’s in 2010 and finished her term as the Board’s President, the first Photo Director to do so. She has received several Gold and Silver awards for Photography from SPD and additional photography awards from American Photography and the Art Directors Club.
Casey lives in Brooklyn with her husband Jeremy Stenger and their two wonderfully entertaining daughters Ella + Harper.
Clients: MetLife, Godfrey Dadich Partners, Northern Spy Productions, Real Simple, DuJour, Town & Country, Men’s Journal