Martha was born in Mexico City. In 2013 she moved to Chicago to pursue her BFA in photography from School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She does freelance photography, mainly food, portrait and event photography. Her photos have been published in several books: Soy Guelaguetza, Oaxaca y Sus Cocineras, Ritmo Color y Movimiento, and Zapotec Identity. She recently finished her Masters on Art Direction from La Bassad, Barcelona.