Guy Fawkes Millions March in Toronto

November 5th, 2015: Hundreds of protesters wore Guy Fawkes masks and rallied at Queens Park then crossed major intersections on University and Yonge street to U.S. Embassy. ‪#‎spotnews‬ ‪#‎photojournalism‬ ‪#‎Anonymous‬‪#‎MillionMaskMarch‬ ‪#‎TO‬ ‪#‎downtown‬ ‪#‎march‬ ‪#‎rally‬ ‪#‎protest‬ Copyright (C) 2015 Shadab Shahrokh Hai. All rights reserved . Advertisements

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Scotiabank Marathon 2015

October 18th, 2015: More than 26,000 athletes, with participants from 50 countries, participated during the Scotiabank Marathon 2015 in downtown Toronto. Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon is one of North America’s most exciting and rapidly growing running events and is host to the 2015 Canadian Marathon Championship. Through the Scotiabank Charity Challenge, six sponsored Canadian marathons […]

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A RALLY FOR ADEQUATE HEALTHCARE PROVISIONS FOR REFUGEE CLAIMANTS!

September 28th, 2015: Grassroots organizers, Highway Liberty organized a rally at Queen’s Park(in front of the Legislative Building), to call for structural change to the current healthcare policy which violates Canada’s protection obligations under the Refugee Convention. They demanded that a work permit plus full-scale health-card be issued to asylum seekers the moment their documents […]

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Toronto Caribana Festival 2015

August 1st, 2015: Caribbean Carnival Parade kicked off around 9:30 a.m. Dancers in colorful costumes celebrated the Caribana by beginning the Parade route from Exhibition Place, travelling down Lakeshore Blvd West and ended at Lakeshore and Parkside Drive for approximately 4.5 kilometres. Copyright © 2015 Shadab Shahrokh Hai. All rights reserved.

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Pan Am Economic and Climate Summit

July 8th, 2015: Grassroots organizers and other coalition groups gathered in a “joyful protest” at Berczy Park, to march and protest against the Pan Am Economic and Climate Summits. Their march ended at Nathan Philips Square. ‪#‎spotnews‬ ‪#‎photojournalism‬ ‪#‎documentary‬ ‪#‎PanAm‬ ‪#‎RiseUPTO‬‪#‎TO‬ ‪#‎downtown‬ ‪#‎march‬ ‪#‎rally‬ ‪#‎protest‬ Copyright © 2015 Shadab Shahrokh Hai. All rights reserved.

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My old friends Engagement party.

May 30th, 2015. It’s been a while since I’ve taken any engagement/wedding shots. Now that I think about it, the last time I covered a wedding, or any wedding ceremonies was in 2012. I started doing wedding photography in Dhaka, Bangladesh from 2010 till 2012. It was really different. And, by that I mean all […]

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Uber protest in Toronto 2015

May 6th, 2015: Supporters and team members of Uber held a rally today to support ridesharing at Nathan Philip Square, just outside of Toronto City Hall.‪#‎TO4Uber‬ ‪#‎spotnews‬ ‪#‎photojournalism‬ ‪#‎newsvalue‬ ‪#‎NathanPhilips‬ ‪#‎Toronto‬‪#‎downtown‬ Copyright © 2015 Shadab Shahrokh Hai. All rights reserved.

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