Sojourner Society is a Brooklyn Based collective of creatives who believe that everyone
deserves to be loved and everybody has a story worth telling. We stop time to capture moments that
matter most. We are passionate about souls and understanding how you, the client, relates to the
Our services include: photography, videography, editing (photographs & video), website design, development, illustration, hair & makeup.
Founder, Photographer, Videographer
Bethany was been obsessed with cameras at an early age. Before she could talk she would
grab for her grandfather’s camera. She learned in the darkroom, and studied art
photography with Joe Johnson. She is addicted to the sight of a
raw moment and embraces
the idea that we are here to facilitate a conversation that has already been
started—between the two of you.
Her work has been featured in BRIDES, 100 Layer Cake, Bridal Musings, Ruffled Blog, Huffington Post, The New York Times, and Women’s Health.
Co-founder, Web designer/developer, Design Technologist, and Illustrator
Tarun Krishnan is a design
technologist and illustrator hailing from Dallas and based in
Brooklyn. He believes in creating works of art and design built through a process that
involves promoting integrity through conversation, a personal relationship with an
audience and a brand that extols the uniqueness in every great idea. (He also happens to
be Bethany’s husband.)
Tarun has worked on website design projects for major national brands such as Nestlé Café and J. C. Penny. He also has experience across a variety of industries while building websites for Dallas Society of Visual Communications, Stagen and Sojourn Society.
Associate Photographer & Videographer
Katrina is a photo, video and performance artist living in New York. Having received her
master's degree from International Center
of Photography, she uses her documentary style
of photography and video to capture people and places in a way that beautifully telling
their unique and compelling stories.
Along with her individual accomplishments, Katrina has been a part of several award-winning documentary films that have been screened at major festivals across the U.S. including South by Southwest, Nashville Film Festival and the New Orleans Film Festival. Her work has been featured in various such as the New York Times, the Huffington Post, BuzzFeed, Entertainment Weekly, US Weekly, People en Español, Art in America and Art Forum.
Katrina is also part of the Nomadique, a Brooklyn-based multimedia collective of artists, photographers, journalists and musicians focused on facilitating cross-cultural communication, self expression and empowerment.
Make-up and Hair Artist
Sarah Patch is hands down Bethany's favorite makeup artist and hair stylist. She doesn't
take a uniform approach, but instead listens to each persons needs in a way that
captures their personality and look. That all starts with knowing the right questions to
ask, followed by a work style characterized by excellence in technique, close attention
to context and a holistic integration of storyboarding.
Originally self-taught, Sarah spent four years in Washington, D.C., where she worked with brides, politicians and various television and film personalities. In 2013, she moved to NYC to pursue further education and broaden her scope of career opportunities.In New York, she works as lead makeup artist in films, NYFW shows, commercials, TV shows, editorials and celebrity clients.
Josiah started editing videos after he moved to New York City from Kansas City, and
while he started video editing in the newsroom, he quickly realized that a calling to
work in a more positive and creative environment. Josiah isn't just one of the speediest
editors; he also takes into account each client's personality and needs. Josiah
currently lives in Ecuador and edits remotely for Sojourner Society.
Josiah’s work has been featured in 100 Layer Cake, Ruffled Blog, The John Oliver Show, CNN and FOX News. He also happens to be Bethany’s little brother.