Mani was born in Tehran, Iran in September 1982. Although from a young age, he had an interest in photography, but it was about 2008 that he took photography courses and started studying digital photography.
Although, Mani first began with nature photography, but as his skills grew, he focused more on street and artistic photography. In 2012, he held his first exhibition from the street photography at Isfahan, Iran, under the title of “30 Columns” which was followed by another exhibition in 2013 by the name of “The Green Garden” at Tucson, Arizona, USA. In 2014, four of his works was selected and publicly exhibited at the 2014 Art Festival of the Rice University at Houston, Texas and in 2017, three of his works were exhibited in the "Small Pictures" group exhibition at Tehran, Iran. In addition, in 2016 one of his photos was chosen in the Artist Portfolio Magazine’s Visual Arts Competition and was published at its 5 year anniversary issue.