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.

Portrait 365/90

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 31st, 2011

 (© 2011 Clark James Mishler)

1:30 PM, March 31, 2011.  Anchorage graphic designer, David Freeman  (Photographed in the studio with window light and a 90 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/89

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 31st, 2011

 (© 2011 Clark James Mishler)

8 PM, March 30, 2011.  Neighbor, Rick Zimmer, attempts to clear ice from the alley behind his home during spring break-up, South Addition, Anchorage  (Photographed with a 90 mm p.c. lens)

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Portrait 365/88

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 29th, 2011

 (© 2011 Clark James Mishler)

3:30 PM, March 29,2011. Paul “Too Tall” Gheen takes a break outside City Market for his job at Kaladi Bros. Coffee  (Photographed with available light and a 90 mm PC lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/87

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 28th, 2011

Portrait 365/87

2:30 PM, March 28, 2011.  Randy Davis and Tony Gregston, owners of Arfie’s Doggy Daycare, Spenard, Alaska.  (Photographed with a Vivitar 283 inside a small Chimera soft-box with a 24-105 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/86

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 28th, 2011

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5 PM, March 27, 2011.  Karola Moore with her Pug, Roxy, on G Street, South Addition, Anchorage  (Photographed with a 24-105 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/85

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 26th, 2011

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11:30 AM, March 26, 2011.  Travel blogger, Scott McMurren, blogs from the legislative testimony session at the Loussac Library, Anchorage  (Photographed with available light with a 24-105 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

Portrait 365/84

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 26th, 2011

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4:30 PM, March 25, 2011.  Visual Artist, Scott Pugh and his installation, Tape Collection, University of Alaska Anchorage  (Photographed with the use of two Vivitar 283 strobes,-one at right with a Gary Fong light dome and one on left inside a small Chimera soft-box.  A 24-105 mm lens was used on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/83

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 24th, 2011

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6:30 PM, March 24, 2011. Leo, recycler of experienced goods, Anchorage (Photographed with a Vivitar 283 inside a small Chimera soft-box with a 24-105 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/82

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 24th, 2011

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6:30 PM, March 23, 2011.  Brigitte Landry with her dog, Sarge, at Westchester Lagoon, Anchorage  (Photographed with a Vivitar 283 inside a small Chimera soft-box with a 24-105 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/81

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 22nd, 2011

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5:30 PM, March 22, 2011.  Manager, Lisa Reusser, Cake Studio, Anchorage  (Photographed with a Vivitar 283 inside a small Chimera soft-box with a 24-105 mm lens on a 5D)

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Portrait 365/80

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 22nd, 2011

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6:30 PM, March 21, 2011.  Eve Remme, with Seahorse earrings, at the Snow City Cafe, Anchorage  (Photographed with available light and a 70-200 mm lens on a Canon 7D)

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Portrait 365/79

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 20th, 2011

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3:30 PM, March 20, 2011.  Shawn Dillard take a drag at Valley of the Moon Park, Anchorage  (Photographed with a Vivitar 283 inside a small Chimera soft-box with a 24-105 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/78

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 20th, 2011

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8 PM, March 19, 2011.  Austin Housen enjoys the last light of the day at the Snow Goose Restaurant, Anchorage  (Photographed with a 24-105 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/77

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 19th, 2011

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7:45 PM, March 18, 2011.  High school intern, Shaylee King, Point Woronzoff, Anchorage  (Photographed with a Vivitar 283 inside a small Chimera soft-box with a 24-105 lens on a Canon 5D)

Portrait 365/76

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 18th, 2011

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5:30 PM, March 17, 2011.  Harpist, Skookums, St. Patrick’s Day, Dena’ina Convention Center, Anchorage  (Photographed with a 24-105 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/75

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 17th, 2011

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10:30 AM, March 16, 2011.  Oscar Avellaneda sits in for light test prior to photograph for client, MTA, at the Palmer School District.  (Photographed with available light with a 24-105 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/74

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 15th, 2011

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5 PM, March 15, 2011.  Neighbor, Erlee, with her viola, in her backyard, Anchorage  (Photographed with a Vivitar 283 inside a small Chimera soft-box with a 24-105 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/73

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 14th, 2011

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5 PM, March 13, 2011.  Oscar Avellaneda prepares for his ride home on his bicycle.  (Photographed with a 90 mm P.C. lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/72

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 13th, 2011

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5 PM, March 13, 2011.  Sudan refugee, James Bbithow, in his new suite, Anchorage  (Photographed with a 24-105 mm lens)

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Portrait 365/71

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 13th, 2011

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11:30 AM, March 12, 2011. The Midnight Sun Volleyball Club team AVA-1 poses between games at the Alaska Volleyball Association Tournament, AT&T Sports Center, South Anchorage  (A Vivitar 283 and a small umbrella created the light for this image, with a 24-105 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/70

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 11th, 2011

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11 AM, March 11, 2011.  Sam Strange, photographed at the offices of Cook Inlet Tribal Council, Anchorage.  (Photographed with a Dynalite head bounced off a wall at right and a second head with a grid at left and behind.  A piece of plate glass reflects the window blinds and was placed at about two feet in front of the lens.  I used a 24-105 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/69

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 11th, 2011

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7:15 PM, March 10, 2011.  David Freeman with his retro studded tire bicycle on the ice of Turnagain Arm, Anchorage  (Photographed with a Vivitar 283 inside a small Chimera soft-box with a 24-105 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portrait 365/68

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 10th, 2011

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6 PM, March 9, 2011.  Music producer, Kenny Williams, Anchorage  (Photographed with three Dynalite heads,-one inside a large Chimera soft-box and two behind the subject with small white umbrellas.  The image was captured on a Canon 5D with a 24-105 mm lens)

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Portrait 365/67

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 8th, 2011

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3:30 PM, March 8, 2011.  Jim Sloan and his son, Cody, Anchorage  (Photographed in the studio with a single Dynalite head inside a large Chimera soft-box with 24-105 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

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Portait 365/66

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on March 8th, 2011

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10:30 AM, March 7, 2011.  Letter carrier, Queen Stewart, South Addition, Anchorage  (Photographed in the studio with a single Dynalite head inside a large Chimera soft box with a 24-105 mm lens on a Canon 5D)

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