Francis Portela

Francis Portela started working in American comic-books both as a penciler (two issues of GI Joe: Frontline for Image / Devil's Due) and an inker, in books like The Resistance (with Juan Santacruz) for Wildstorm, and Batman: Gotham Knights (with Al Barrionuevo) for DC Comics.

Later, he started penciling for Marvel,  in titles like Araña: The heart of the Spider; the miniseries Supervillain Teamp: MODOK's 11; Heroes for Hire; a lengthy stint as artist in Black Panther; Wolverine: First Class; and the Halo: Blood Line miniseries.

In 2010 he moved to DC Comics where he did long runs for the New-52 Legion of Superheroes series and Trinity of Sin: Pandora, also some issues of Animal Man, Batman & Robin, and Green Lantern

At his current home of Valiant Entertainment, Francis was the artist for arcs of Ivar-Timewalker, and  Generation Zero, one-shots of aArcher & Armstrong, Rai, and Ninjak, and the Faith miniseries.