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 15th, 2015

After a wind storm from the previous night, my 85 year old neighbor, Donnah Hielberger, is out raking leaves and branches out of the street near her home in downtown Calistoga. (© Clark James Mishler)

8:15 AM, Sunday, October 4, 2015.  After a wind storm from the previous night, my 85 year old neighbor, Donna Riedberger, rakes leaves and branches out of the street near her home in downtown Calistoga.

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Retired field worker Ramiro "Ray" Espinoza on a park bench in downtown Calistoga.  "I have worked all over Sanoma and Napa Counties...I have picked all kinds of fruits and vegetables and I ended up here in Calistoga." (© Clark James Mishler)

6:30 PM, Saturday, October 3, 2015.  “I have worked all over Sanoma and Napa Counties…I have picked all kinds of fruits and vegetables…I  ended up here in Calistoga.”  -Retired field worker Ramiro “Ray” Espinoza on a park bench on Lincoln Avenue in downtown Calistoga.

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Construction workers begin the day in Calistoga, California. (© Clark James Mishler)

8:30 AM, Friday, October 2, 2015.  Construction workers Jose and Jorge begin the day working on a new home in Calistoga, California.

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Nineteen year olds from Vallejo,  Nina Morillo and Sean Hewitt are taking off a few days to camp at Bothe-Napa Valley State Park near Calistoga.  ninamosphoto@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

6:15 PM, Thursday, October 1, 2015.  Nineteen year old friends, Nina Morillo and Sean Hewitt take a few days off from school in Vallego to camp at Bothe-Napa Valley State Park near Calistoga.

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

Comcast cable technition Jeff Mork after connecting our internet at our home in Calistoga. jeff_mork@comcast.net (© Clark James Mishler)

5:15 PM, Wednesday, September 30, 2015.  “My friends find it humorous that my television is 20 years old and weighs about a hundred pounds.”  -Comcast cable technician Jeff Mork after connecting the internet to our home in Calistoga.

 

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Artist traveler Kevin "J" Ryan in downtown Santa Rosa, CA  kryan022@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

6:15 PM, Tuesday, September 29, 2015.  Artist and traveler Kevin Ryan in downtown Santa Rosa, California.

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Vanessa Holt with her daughter Amaya and her mother and grandmother at the Trader Joe's in Santa Rosa, CA (© Clark James Mishler)

6:45 PM, Monday, September 28,2015.  Four generations of women: Vanessa Holt, her daughter Amaya, her mother and her grandmother at Trader Joe’s in Santa Rosa, California.

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Vincenzo Coppola during a wine tasting the day after Van and Nicki's wedding at Castello de Amorosa near Calistoga, California  coppolavince@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

1 PM, Sunday, September 27, 2015.  Vincenzo Coppola tests a fabulous bottle during a wine tasting the day after Van and Nicki’s wedding at Castello de Amorosa near Calistoga, California.

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Van and Nicki's wedding in Calistoga, California (© Clark James Mishler)

6:30 PM, Saturday, September 26, 2015.  We arrive just in time to attend Van and Nicki’s wedding in Calistoga, California.

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Next door neighbor and yoga instructor Urika Engman with her dog Rose and our dog, Molly. ulrika@yaga-journeys.com (© Clark James Mishler)

5:30 PM, Friday, September 25, 2015.  Next door neighbor and yoga instructor Ulrika Engman with her dog Rose and our dog, Molly.

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Cheryl Kerr and her son, Connor, at San Marco Ice Cream Shop in downtown Calistoga.  cherylkerr@me.com (© Clark James Mishler)

6:30 PM, Thursday, September 24, 2015.  Cheryl Kerr and her son, Connor, at San Marco Ice Cream Shop in downtown Calistoga.

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Friends Arianna Fox and Gabe Duncan at The Father's House in Vacaville, CA. during Clark and Mitzi's move from Anchorage, Alaska to Calistoga, California, September, 2015  arimf67@icloud.com (© Clark James Mishler)

7PM, Wednesday, September 23, 2015.  Friends Arianna Fox and Gabe Duncan at The Father’s House in Vacaville, CA.

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Michael Johnson, originally from Eagle River, Alaska tries his luck at Wapato Lake in Tocoma, WA.  Clark and Mitzi's move from Anchorage, Alaska to Calistoga, California, September, 2015  "I like to live near the coast...if I could be anything, I would like to be a fishing guide...fishing has always been my favorite past time."  mountainleo@yahoo.com (© Clark James Mishler)

5 PM, September 22, 2015.  Micheal Johnson, originally from Eagle River, Alaska, tries his luck at Wapato Lake in Tacoma, WA.  “I like to live near the coast…if I could be anything, I would like to be a fishing guide…fishing as always been my favorite pastime and I can really catch fish.”

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Friends and fellow truck drivers Chad McMahon and Tyller Douglas at Hungry Herbie's in Cache Creek, B.C. during Clark and Mitzi's move from Anchorage, Alaska to Calistoga, California, September, 2015  chadmcm@hotmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

6:45 PM, Monday, September 21, 2015.  Friends and fellow truck drivers Chad McMahon and Tyler Douglas at Hungry Herbie’s in Cache Creek, B.C.  “We grew up here…we love it here.”

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Canadians Joel and Kassie at a rest stop on Hudson Hope Road in the Peace River Valley in British Columbia during Clark and Mitzi's move from Anchorage, Alaska to Calistoga, California, September, 2015 jak_hockey@live.ca (© Clark James Mishler)

5 PM, Sunday, September 20, 2015.  Canadians Joel and Kassie at a rest stop on Hudson Hope Road in the Peace River Valley in British Columbia.

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Santa Barbara, California resident David Robertson takes a break at Laird Hot Springs in Canada's Yukon Territory after a road trip to Alaska.  These photographs were produced during the third day of Clark and Mitzi's move from Anchorage, Alaska to Calistoga, California, September, 2015.  "I was hoping this trip to Alaska would lead to an epiphany for me...but nothing yet...I'm still trying to determine what to do with the rest of my life."  davidrobertson12@gmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

3:45 PM, Saturday, September 19, 2015.  Santa Barbara, California resident David Robertson takes a break at Laird Hot Springs in Canada’s Yukon Territory after a road trip to Alaska.  “I was hoping this trip to Alaska would lead to an epiphany for me…but nothing yet…I’m still trying to determine what to do with the rest of my life.”

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Flagger Love Deol and her dog Bosley on the Alaska Highway in the Yukon Territory on the second day of Clark and Mitzi's move from Anchorage, Alaska to Calistoga, California, September, 2015  lovieheera@hotmail.com (© Clark James Mishler)

1:30 PM, Friday, September 18, 2015.  Flag person Love Deol and her dog Bosley at a road construction project on the Alaska Highway in the Yukon Territory.

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Fred Dewey and Mary Ellen Ashton say goodbye to Clark and Mitzi's as they begin their move from Anchorage, Alaska to Calistoga, California, September, 2015 (© Clark James Mishler)

12:30 PM, Thursday, September 17, 2015.  Fred Dewey and Mary Ellen Ashton say goodbye to Clark and Mitzi’s as they begin their move from Anchorage, Alaska to Calistoga, California.

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Becky Farliegh and her dog Boogie stop by on the last day in the office, Anchorage. (© Clark James Mishler)

3 PM, Wednesday, September 16, 2015.  Becky Farleigh and her dog Boogie stopped by on the last day as we closed up our Anchorage office.

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