Mission Local walks the streets of the Mission to capture portraits of its residents. This is the first of an ongoing photo series on the people of the Mission.
Marta came from Zaragoza, Spain to master her English but everyone she speaks to wants to practice Spanish. After just a few months in the Mission, she already feels at home. In her free time she can be found reading books, watching movies, roller skating or just enjoying a good meal, an interesting conversation or a sunny walk around the neighborhood.More by Marta Franco