I tell stories with words and photos.

Sometimes I do this for magazines, sometimes I do it for brands and sometimes I just do it for fun.

Below is a sample of published work. Clicking an image will launch a preview of the PDF, which is available to download.

If you just want to look at pretty pictures, please visit my photography portfolio: Heidi Swift Photography.

The Women of Flanders

Peloton Magazine
Behind the scenes with Specialized-lululemon at Ronde Van Vlaanderen 2012.

Gone to Whistler

Switchback Magazine
Getting rad with Bear Back Biking Lodge in Whistler, B.C.

Sweetpea Bicycles

Peloton Magazine, Issue 01
Natalie Ramsland lets us inside the Sweetpea Bicycles studio for a look at her process, her philosophy and her love of vintage kitchen aprons.

Swifty Being Basque

Peloton Magazine
Riding bikes, getting lost and eating well in Spain’s mystical Basque Country.

Swifty's Portland

Peloton Magazine
All the best things to ingest in Portland, Oregon.

The Ned Ludd Market Bike

Peloton Magazine
Portland Chef Jason French shares the custom produce-hauling bike and trailer combo built by Ira Ryan, Trucker Racks and Tanner Goods.

Little Lamb Chop

Switchback Magazine, Issue 14
Lea Davison talks about tight pants, Maple Creemees and winning the national championship.

The Defense of Dirt

Switchback Magazine, 2012
How Chris King is challenging the status quo to protect the earth and bring manufacturing back to the U.S.

Inside the Chris King Studio

Peloton Magazine, Issue 06
Chris King the man talks about Chris King the brand.

Big Wheels in Bend

Switchback Magazine, 2012
What to eat and where to shred in Central Oregon’s hidden oasis.

Mountain Biking the Basque Country

Switchback Magazine, 2012
A look at the Basque Country’s most charming mountain bike touring company.

Review: 2012 Amira S-Works

peloton magazine, issue 05

A first-look at the 2012 Specialized Amira S-Works.

The Red Dress

peloton magazine, Issue 25

A story about climbing 17,500 feet in 106 miles while wearing a “Heidi of the Mountains” halloween costume.