Clark James Mishler
The Three Minute Portrait.
Started on the first day of January, 2010, I have produced at least one portrait each day since. The average time for each portrait is 3 minutes. Here are the results.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on October 2nd, 2017

"I've been selling collectables for three years but collecting for 40 years.  When you think something will never sell, someone walks in and buys it."  -Gary Himelfarb, owner of Rags to Riches Antique Boutique, Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

4:54 PM, Monday, October 2, 2017.  “I’ve been selling collectables for three years but collecting for 40 years.  Just when you think something will never sell, someone walks in and buys it.”  -Gary Himelfarb, owner of Rags to Riches Antique Boutique, Calistoga

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on October 2nd, 2017

Sebastopol financal advisor Ali Beranek and her son, Reid, await their order at the Calistoga Inn (Clark James Mishler)

6:38 PM, Sunday, October 1, 2017.  Sebastopol financial advisor Ali Beranek and her son, Reid, await their order at the Calistoga Inn.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on October 1st, 2017

"The last time you were here (May 18, 2017), I was pregnant...now Finley is four months and starting to recognize his name!" -Lisa and Philip Gift with their son, Finley, in front of their home in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

5:10 PM, Saturday, September 30, 2017.  “The last time you were here (May 18, 2017), I was pregnant…now Finley is four months and starting to recognize his name!”  -Lisa and Philip Gift,  their son, Finley, and dog, Jackson, stand in front of their home on North Oak in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on October 1st, 2017

"Dave used to work for me, now I work for him.  He yells at me a lot but I guess that's fair because thats what I did to him."  -78 year old Don Wesner, from Rutherford, and his son, Dave, from Angwin, take a break after a long week of clearing a lot in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

5:44 PM, Friday, September 29, 2017.  “Dave used to work for me, now I work for him. He yells at me a lot but I guess that’s fair because that’s what I did to him.” -78 year old Don Wesner, from Rutherford, and his son, Dave, from Angwin, take a break after a long week of clearing a lot in Calistoga.

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Jack with his construction assistant, Daniel Salgado, stand in front of his duplex remodel project on Myrtle Street in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

10:01 AM, Thursday, September 28, 2017.  Jack and his construction assistant, Daniel Salgado, stand in front of their duplex remodel project on Myrtle Street in Calistoga.

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"Not many produce wine like this anymore...we may be the last of dying tradition."  -The image of wine maker Jaun Alfaro reflects in a vat of hand-squeezed wine  at Marcey's Vineyard  in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

6:20 PM, Wednesday, September 27, 2017.  “Not many produce wine like this anymore…we may be the last of dying tradition.” -The image of wine maker Jaun Alfaro reflects in a vat of hand-squeezed wine at Marcey’s Vineyard in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on October 1st, 2017

"I love working in my garden...it reminds me of growing up in Mexico."  -Calistoga Elementary School Custodian and 30 year resident of Calistoga, Jose Pena, works in the garden surrounding his home on Second Street. (Clark James Mishler)

5:50 PM, Tuesday, September 26, 2017.  “I love working in my garden…it reminds me of growing up in Mexico.” -Calistoga Elementary School Custodian and 30 year resident of Calistoga, Jose Pena, works in the garden surrounding his home on Second Street.

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"These plants were left over from a project...I'm taking them to another project."  -Landscapper and high school coach Jack McMahon unloads plants at a job site on Myrtle Street in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

9:24 AM, Monday, September 25, 2017.  “These plants were left over from a project…I’m unloading some here and taking the rest to another project.” -Landscapper and high school coach Jack McMahon unloads plants at a job site on Myrtle Street in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on October 1st, 2017

Katie Helldorfer attends a wedding with her dog, Kaiser, at Starry Skies Ranch in Healdsburg, CA (Clark James Mishler)

5:58 PM, Sunday, September 24, 2017.  Katie Helldorfer attends a wedding with her dog, Kaiser, at Starry Skies Ranch in Healdsburg, CA.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on October 1st, 2017

Five year old Lucia stands with her friend, Ella, on Cedar Street in  Calistoga.  "They had their first sleep-over last night...Ella decided to go home at 11 PM...but she came back for breakfast."  -Molly Bastine (Lucia's mother,) (Clark James Mishler)

10:54 AM, Saturday, September 23, 2017.  Five year old Lucia stands with her friend, Ella, on Cedar Street in Calistoga. “They had their first sleep-over last night…Ella decided to go home at 11 PM…but she came back for breakfast.” -Molly Bastine (Lucia’s mother,)

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One year old Jovonni dreams of Goldfish while his mother shops at Costco in Vallejo, CA. (Clark James Mishler)

11:07 AM, Friday, September 22, 2017.  One year old Jovonni dreams of Goldfish while his mother shops at Costco in Vallejo, CA.

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Ohio artist Joe Bluesky and art dealer Eric Schickendantz await their flight home at the Charles de Gualle Airport in  Paris, France (Clark James Mishler)

1:56 PM, Thursday, September 21, 2017.  Ohio artist Joe Bluesky and art dealer Eric Schickendantz await their flight home at the Charles de Gualle Airport in Paris.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on October 1st, 2017

Refection pool, Bordeaux, France (Clark James Mishler)

2:46 PM, Wednesday, September 20, 2017.  Visitors explore the refection pool in Bordeaux, France

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on October 1st, 2017

American tourists in Bordeaux, France (Clark James Mishler)

1:07 PM, Tuesday, September 19, 2017.  American tourists in Bordeaux, France.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on October 1st, 2017

Mitzi waits in the doorway of a shop in St. Emilion, Bordeaux, France (Clark James Mishler)

1:59 PM, Monday September 18, 2017.  Mitzi waits in the doorway of a shop in St. Emilion, Bordeaux, France.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on October 1st, 2017

Reinactment seamen at the Citadelle de Blaye, Bordeaux, France (Clark James Mishler)

9:36 AM, Sunday, September 17, 2017.  Reinactment seamen take a moment between performances on Monuments Day activities at the Citadelle de Blaye, Bordeaux, France.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on October 1st, 2017

Portuguese migrant workers, Bordeaux, France (Clark James Mishler)

9:35 AM, Saturday, September 16, 2017.  Portuguese migrant workers work the vineyards in Bordeaux, France.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on October 1st, 2017

Tony photographs Chateau de Roquelaillade and Cadillac in Bordeaux, France (Clark James Mishler)

3:22 PM, Friday, September 15, 2017.  A woman photographs Chateau de Roquelaillade and Cadillac in Bordeaux, France.

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A woman photographs the stained glass dome at Galaries Lafayette in Paris (Clark James Mishler)

9:30 AM, Thursday, September 14, 2017.  A woman photographs the stained glass dome at Galaries Lafayette in Paris.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on October 1st, 2017

Woman at sunglass quiosque, Paris (Clark James Mishler)

5:15 PM, Wednesday, September 13, 2017.  Woman at sunglass quiosque, Paris

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on October 1st, 2017

"The building has sold and the new owners want to upgrade...I need to find a new location."   - Edwardo Yanez, owner, Plisades Deli Cafe, stands in the door of his shop in downtown Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

9:44 AM, Tuesday, September 12, 2017.  “The building has sold and the new owners want to upgrade…I need to find a new location.” – Edwardo Yanez, owner of Plisades Deli Cafe, stands in the door of his shop in downtown Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on September 11th, 2017

"Dinner's in the oven and we're enjoying a pre-dinner glass of wine on the porch."  -Liz McNally and her house guest, Maria Marti, enjoy a warm evening in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

6:15 PM, Monday, September 11, 2017.  “Dinner’s in the oven and we’re enjoying a pre dinner glass of wine on the porch.” -Liz McNally and her house guest, Maria Marti, enjoy a warm evening in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on September 11th, 2017

Melisssa Cuellar prepares the Calistoga Inn table at the Calistoga Harvest celebration on Lincoln Avenue in downtown Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

5:21 PM, Sunday, September 10, 2017.  Melisssa Cuellar prepares the Calistoga Inn table at the Harvest Table celebration on Lincoln Avenue in downtown Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on September 11th, 2017

Summers Estate Wines representative Bryanna McKinney serves up a sample to Joe Seiberlich at the Calistoga Wine Experience at Pioneer Park. (Clark James Mishler)

3:02 PM, Saturday, September 9, 2017.  Summers Estate Wines representative Bryanna McKinney serves up a sample to Joe Seiberlich at the Calistoga Wine Experience in Pioneer Park.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on September 11th, 2017

"I more repect the teachers...they have a much tougher job than I thought when I attended here." -Twenty five year old Calistoga Elementary custodian, Danny Traffanstedt, takes a break across the street from his school on Cedar Street. (Clark James Mishler)

5:54 PM, Friday, September 8, 2017.  “I have more respect the teachers…they have a much tougher job than I thought when I attended here.”  -Twenty five year old Calistoga Elementary custodian, Danny Traffanstedt, takes a break across the street from his school on Cedar Street.

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