Victoria Heydt

Victoria Heydt
Victoria Heydt
Title: Editorial Director
Education: Washington College, The Institute of Culinary Education

Victoria Heydt is a food photographer, stylist, and the Editorial Director for The Spruce Eats. An Institute of Culinary Education grad, she also develops and tests recipes. Residing in Raleigh, North Carolina, she has been cooking professionally and photographing recipes for over six years.


  • Received culinary arts and culinary management certificates from The Institute of Culinary Education in New York City
  • Tested recipes with chef Sara Moulton and worked as a prep cook at Spanish tapas restaurant Huertas
  • Styled food on photoshoots for brands such as Good Housekeeping, Keurig Coffee, and the Christmas Tree Shop
  • Has her own food photography business - Heirloom Food Photography.



About The Spruce Eats

The Spruce Eats, a Dotdash brand, is a food and drink website offering more than 15,000 tested recipes, 1,200 how-to videos, informative articles, trustworthy product recommendations, and the inspiration to help you make your best meal. Learn more about us and our editorial process.

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