Mauro Peluso was born in Sicily, where he currently lives. For nearly 30 years he devoted himself to photography, focusing on fashion, reportage and people showing and telling stories, daily life, social, political and cultural issues.
He Collaborates with magazines of culture, travel and fashion. His photographs have been supplied to several books.

Awards:
- 2004/2015 Several publications
- 2004, EUROPEAN Award "Tindari Terzo Millennio", 1st absolute sect. "Fotografia".-
- 2004, 5th National Photography Contest "A.C.R. Nuovo Millennio" , 2nd sect. b/w; 3rd sect. color, best portrait.
- 2002, EUROPEAN Award "Tindari Terzo Millennio", 1st absolute sect. "Fotografia".
- 2002, 3rd National Photography Contest "A.C.R. Nuovo Millennio", 3rd sect. b/w;
- 1999, Photography Contest "Tra devozione e tradizione" Palazzolo Acreide, 1st and 2nd absolute;
- 1997 e 1998 Photography Contest "Tra devozione e tradizione" Palazzolo Acreide, 1st sect. b/w;
- 1994, Photography Contest AVIS Città di Palazzolo, 1st classified