Yalda Pashai, born in Iran, moved to Canada early in her life for further education, where she found her passion in photography. She processes a constant desire for knowledge and understanding in photojournalism and the creative arts. Yalda graduated with a BFA in Photography Studies from Ryerson University in Toronto. Fluent in English, Farsi, Azeri and Turkish, Yalda lived in different countries as a child where she understood the importance of culture and the effects of language barriers. This has greatly influenced her work and to travel, using photography as a powerful tool to tell the story of others.
She is available for projects.