Adriano Mauri was born in Iglesias in 1965 and is a free-lance photographer based in Milan. Since 1997 he is a photo reporter for the newspaper L'Unione Sarda and collaborates with the Ansa news agency .He has published multiple reportage for magazines and editors such as: Bell'Italia, D di Repubblica, Priuli e Verlucca, Cairo Editore, Giorgio Mondadori, Rcs, Il GamberoRosso,Panorama, Musica Jazz, Repubblica.it. , Italiangourmet, Alice Cucina, Il panino Italiano,, Grande Cucina Magazine, Il Pasticcere. In recent years he has dedicated his work to a number of editorial projects around the theme of food. He published a reportage on working prison inmates on Repubblica.it, and shot a series of portraits of the musicians at the jazz festival, "Time in Jazz" in Sardinia.He has teached photography at Istituto Europeo di Design in Cagliari.
He is also specialized in cultural heritage photography.
He is a food photographer for food magazines, and starred chefs.