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 365/55

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 25th, 2015

Model Casmir Lorenz with Gizmo for Second Run, Anchorage (© Clark James Mishler)

3:45 PM, Tuesday, February 24, 2015.  Twenty year old model Casmir Lorenz with Gizmo for Second Run, Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/54

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 25th, 2015

Disabled Korean War Verterine Dewey Kent takes a smoke break outside Providence Horizon House in east Anchorage.  "I came to Alaska in 1984, got a divorce in 1989, and have not had a permenant place to live since.  I think I'm the only one in the whole place who smokes." (© Clark James Mishler)

2:30 PM, Monday, February 23, 2015.  “I came to Alaska in 1984, got a divorce in 1989, and have not had a permanent place to live since.  I think I’m the only one in the whole place who smokes.”  -Disabled Veterane Dewey Kent takes a smoke break outside Providence Horizon House in east Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/53

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 25th, 2015

Runners brave the ice near Westchester Lagoon, Anchorage (© Clark James Mishler)

4:45 PM, Sunday, February 22, 2015.  Runners brave the ice on an unseasonably warm day near Westchester Lagoon, Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/52

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 22nd, 2015

Piano teacher Joan Lindemuth braves rain and unseasonably warm tempertures near Westchester Lagoon, Anchorage. (© Clark James Mishler)

3:30 PM, Saturday, February 21, 2015.  Piano teacher Joan Lindemuth braves rain and unseasonably warm temperatures near Westchester Lagoon, Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/51

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 22nd, 2015

Photographer Michael Huff, Anchorage (© Clark James Mishler)

2:30 PM, Friday, February 20, 2015.  Photographer Michael Huff at the computer, Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/50

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 21st, 2015

Mitzi and Molly at Westchester Lagoon, Anchorage (© Clark James Mishler)

4:15 PM, Thursday, February 19, 2015.  Mitzi and Molly take a break from Frisbee on a beautiful afternoon at Westchester Lagoon, Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/49

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 18th, 2015

Jason Geck and his two year old son, Tucker, on the porch of their home in Anchorage's South Addition neigborhood  "No, we wouldn't normally be sitting on our front porch in February, but this weather is amazing, and here we are." (© Clark James Mishler)

4:30 PM, Wednesday, February 18, 2015.  “No, we wouldn’t normally be sitting on our front porch in February, but this weather is amazing, and here we are.”  -Alaska Pacific University Glaciology teacher Jason Geck and his two year old son, Tucker, on the porch of their home in Anchorage’s South Addition neighborhood.

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Portrait 365/48

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 18th, 2015

Neighbor Beckey Farliegh in Anchorage's South Addition neighborhood.  "Let's face it, Anchorage's weather is wacko…its freezing on the east coast and in the mid 40's here.  Something's up." (© Clark James Mishler)

2:30 PM, Wednesday, February 17, 2015.  Neighbor Becky Farliegh in Anchorage’s South Addition neighborhood.  “Let’s face it, Anchorage’s weather is wacko…its freezing on the east coast and in the mid 40’s here.  Something’s up.”

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Portrait 365/47

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 16th, 2015

Kara McMahan and Chad Harder with their dog Budsy on Fourth Avenue in downtown Anchorage.  "We've lived in Anchorage for two years…we came up from Montana to ski and hunt.  So far, the skiing has been a bust, but Chad did get a Moose this fall.  So, all is not lost."  "We are celebrating 16 years of unmarried bliss."  -Kara McMahan (© Clark James Mishler)

5 PM, Monday, February 16, 2015.  “We’ve lived in Anchorage for two years…we came up from Montana to ski and hunt.  So far, the skiing has been mostly a bust, but Chad did get a Moose this fall.  So, all is not lost.”  “We are celebrating 16 years of unmarried bliss.”  -Kara McMahan and Chad Harder with their dog Budsy on Fourth Avenue in downtown Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/46

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 15th, 2015

Two year old Raedyn prepares to skate for her first time as UAA Hockey players skate with kids at Westchester Lagoon in Anchorage (© Clark James Mishler)

2:45 PM, Sunday, February 15, 2015.  Two year old Raedyn prepares to skate for her first time at Westchester Lagoon in Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/45

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 14th, 2015

Brendan McMahon and his seven year old daughter, Teresa, at the UAA Men's basketball game at the Alaska Airlines Center, Anchorage (© Clark James Mishler)

3:45 PM, Saturday, February 14, 2015.  Brendan McMahon and his seven year old daughter, Teresa, at the UAA Men’s Basketball game at the Alaska Airlines Center, Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/44

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 13th, 2015

Anchorage fireman Jae Lee and his five year old son, Devin, at Westchester Lagoon, Anchorage  "He didn't want to skate and then he wasn't crazy about the sled…eventually, he started to enjoy it."  leej159@hotmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

4:30 PM, Friday, February 13, 2015.  “This is our first time here…he didn’t want to skate and then he wasn’t crazy about the sled…eventually, he started to enjoy it.”  -Anchorage fireman Jae Lee and his five year old son, Devin, at Westchester Lagoon, Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/43

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 13th, 2015

Raven Alaska pilot and Ohio transplant John Myers on his fat tire bike on a beautiful afternoon overlooking Westchester Lagoon, Anchorage.  "I've always wanted one of these and after I moved to Anchorage, I finally bought one."  "I love it here…so much better than Ohio!"  myers.nodak@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

4:15 PM, Thursday, February 12, 2015.  “I’ve always wanted one of these and after I moved to Anchorage, I finally bought one.”  “I love it here…so much better than Ohio!”  -Raven Alaska pilot and Ohio transplant, John Myers, on his fat tire bike on a beautiful afternoon overlooking Westchester Lagoon, Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/42

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 11th, 2015

Sean makes a call during a break in his meeting at the Anchorage Marriott. (© Clark James Mishler)

12 PM, Wednesday, February 11, 2015.  Sean makes a call during his lunch break in his meeting at the Anchorage Marriott.

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Portrait 365/41

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 10th, 2015

Graphic designer David Freeman, Anchorage.  "I found this dead on Orcas Island in 1990.  I wrapped it up in some paper, brought it home and framed it." (© Clark James Mishler)

3:30 PM, Tuesday, February 10, 2015.  Graphic designer David Freeman, Anchorage.  “I found this (dragonfly) dead on Orcas Island in 1990.  I wrapped it in some paper, brought it home and framed it.”

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Portrait 365/40

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 9th, 2015

Photographer Michael Huff, Anchorage.  "Edgevale USA decided to make me an 'Ambassador of Brand' and they sent me a bunch of new clothes."  "So, what do you think they want in return for the clothes?"  "Yeah, not sure…I guess they feel I'm a style matchup for their stuff."  "I would agree." (© Clark James Mishler)

1:30 PM, Monday, February 9, 2015.  Photographer Michael Huff, Anchorage.  “Edgevale USA decided to make me an ‘Ambassador of Brand’ and they sent me a bunch of new clothes.”  “So, what do you think they want in return for the clothes?”  “Yeah, not sure…I guess they feel I’m a style match-up for their stuff.”  “I would agree.”

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Portrait 365/39

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 9th, 2015

National Geographic Channel's Life Below Zero line producer Jonathan Paltin and his dog, Hutch, on the Delaney Park Strip, Anchorage.  "I came to Anchorage for a few months, two years ago, and I have been living in Duke's Hotel ever since."  "You need to find a woman with a nice house."  "I'd be lying if I said I hadn't considered that a few times." (© Clark James Mishler)

3 PM, Saturday, February 8, 2015.  “I came to Anchorage for a few months, two years ago, and I have been living in Duke’s Hotel ever since.”  “You need to find a nice woman with a house.”  “I’d be lying if I said I hadn’t considered that a few times.”  -National Geographic Channel’s Life Below Zero line producer Jonathan Paltin and his dog, Hutch, on the Delaney Park Strip, Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/38

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 9th, 2015

Krista Lundberg at Westchester Lagoon, Anchorage  klumberg.ak@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

4:45 PM, Saturday, February 7, 2015.  “I get a lot of joy from the beauty of winter here, and I try to take advantage of it by spending as much time outdoors as possible.”  -Life long Alaskan Krista Lundberg on a very cold and windy afternoon at Westchester Lagoon, Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/37

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 8th, 2015

Attorney Anna Crary, Landye Bennett Blumstein, Anchorage (© Clark James Mishler)

10:45 AM, Friday, February 6, 2015.  Attorney Anna Crary, Landye Bennett Blumstein, Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/36

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 5th, 2015

Canadian childhood friends Tes Joseph, of Toronto, and Jamie Lynch, of San Diego, test the ice at Westchester Lagoon.  "This place is fabulous; the food is great, the people are friendly, and this ice is nirvana!" (© Clark James Mishler)

4:30 PM, Thursday, February 5, 2015.  Canadian childhood friends Tes Joseph, of Toronto, and Jamie Lynch, of San Diego, test the ice at Westchester Lagoon.  “This place is fabulous; the food is great, the people are friendly, and this ice is nirvana!”

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Portrait 365/35.2

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 5th, 2015

Roommates Holly Furman and Whitney Brown, Anchorage (© Clark James Mishler)

9:30 PM, Wednesday, February 4, 2015.  Roommates and “conjoined twins” Holly Furman and Whitney Brown, Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/35.1

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 5th, 2015

Geologists Danielle Best and Travis Atwood at Margaret Sullivan Park, Anchorage.  best.danie@gmail.com  "We arrived in Anchorage from Honolulu in August."  "Do you miss Hawaii?"  "Sure, we miss some things but we love it here…Anchorage is a much more livable city." (© Clark James Mishler)

5 PM, Wednesday, February 4, 2015.  Geologists Danielle Best and Travis Atwood at Margaret Sullivan Park, Anchorage.  best.danie@gmail.com  “We arrived in Anchorage from Honolulu in August.”  “Do you miss Hawaii?”  “Sure, we miss some things but we love it here…Anchorage is a much more livable city.”

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Portrait 365/35

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 5th, 2015

West High School junior's Eniko Sape and John Patea on the Tony Knowels Coastal Trail, Anchorage.  "So, you must be Superman to be out here without a coat."  "Yes, I would love to have super powers…we just arrived from Samoa in August…we came here for a better education and to play football."  "So, it's 16 degrees and you are wearing only t-shirts.  Why aren't you freezing?"  "Super Powers!" (© Clark James Mishler)

4:15 PM, Wednesday, February 4, 2015.  West High School junior’s Eniko Sape and John Patea on the Tony Knowels Coastal Trail, Anchorage.  “So, you must be Superman to be out here without a coat.”  “Yes, I would love to have super powers…we just arrived from Samoa in August…we came here for a better education and to play football.”  “So, it’s 16 degrees and you are wearing only t-shirts.  Why aren’t you freezing?”  “Super Powers!”

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Portait 365/34

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 3rd, 2015

Seven year old cousins Damaiah & Bellomy at Margaret Sullivan Park, Anchorage. (© Clark James Mishler)

4 PM, Tuesday, February 3, 2015.  Seven year old cousins Damaiah and Bellomy on a cold clear day at Margaret Sullivan Park, Anchorage.

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Portrait 365/33

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 2nd, 2015

Host Maya Dunham in front of Snow City Cafe with the cafe's ice sculpture.  mayadunham@hotmail.com  "I grew up in Fairbanks.  Last August, I moved out of home and came to Anchorage…I found a job here and another job at Mooses Tooth…the two best places in town…I love it here." (© Clark James Mishler)

4:15 PM, Monday, February 2, 2015.  Host Maya Dunham in front of Snow City Cafe with the cafe’s ice sculpture.   “I grew up in Fairbanks.  Last August, I moved out of home and came to Anchorage…I found a job here and another job at Moose’s Tooth…the two best places in town…I love it here.”

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