Sahar Biniaz, also from Vancouver, is Miss Universe Canada 2012
Contestant Sahar Biniaz celebrates as she wins the Miss Universe Canada when she is crowned by 2011 winner Chelsae Durocher (R) at the end of the competition in Toronto, May 19, 2012. Photograph by: Mark Blinch, REUTERS
Transgender contestant Jenna Talackova (C) holds the award for Miss Congeniality at the end of the Miss Universe Canada competition in Toronto, May 19, 2012. Talackova was originally disqualified from the Miss Universe Canada contest because she was not a "naturally born female". Talackova 23, who underwent gender reassignment surgery when she was 19, was then reinstated to the Canadian competition last by businessman Donald Trump, who owns the Miss Universe organization.Photograph by: Mark Blinch, REUTERS photos here.