As a New York-based photographer, writer, graphic designer and documentary filmmaker, Heydt has commercially shot for a multitude of publications including Vice, Visionaire and Adbuster. Her clients include, but are not limited to: W Magazine, VMag, le Florentine, Milkmade and Photo Magazine. As a fine art photographer, she has been exhibited twice in the State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia, as well as in a constellation of galleries and museums throughout New York, LA and Europe. In Spring 2012, she was inducted into “the Contemporaries”. Gender representation and metafictive narrative play an instrucmental role in her work. Heydt’s portfolio can be viewed on the official website www.samheydt.com. On the side, she also models.