Mário Vasa was born in Torres Vedras in 1975 and has been a professional photographer since 1998 with an academic training at the Centro de Arte e Comunicação Visual (Ar.Co) and also most recently at the World Academy in photojournalism.
Over the years he has collaborated with several photographers and renowned agencies, magazines, newspapers and other international partnerships in various areas of photojournalism, such as politics and society, editorial portraiture, sports and adventure, culture and spectacle, advertising and fashion.
In recent years he has worked as a freelancer, a bit around the world, most recently in Canada.
In 2012, one of his works was recognized and awarded by the "Artist Wanted" Foundation in the "One Life Photo" contest in New York and most recently in 2016 with the 1st prize in the contest "Wide Compliances" of Fujifilm.
She currently works in Portugal as a photojournalist on projects in collaboration with various newspapers and information agencies.