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 366/60

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 29th, 2016

Winery truck driver Agustin Cendejar with his three two-year old sons Leo, Jullian and Sandro in Calistoga. "I work nights and my wife works days...we have our hands full." (Clark James Mishler)

11:15 AM, Monday, February 29, 2016.  “I work nights and my wife works days…we have our hands full.”  -Winery truck driver Agustin Cendejar with his three two-year old sons Leo, Jullian and Sandro in Calistoga.   (I just realized that 2016 has 366 days and not 365…so we will make the adjustment from now through the rest of the year.  Sorry for the confusion. -CJM)

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Portrait 365/59.2

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 29th, 2016

Alicia Fernandez in front of her house with her dog, Princess, Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

5 PM, Sunday, February 28, 2016.  Alicia Fernandez in front of her house with her dog, Princess, Calistoga.

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Portrait 365/59.1

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 29th, 2016

The chronically happy Mother Tabitha in downtown Calistoga, CA. (Clark James Mishler)

4:30 PM, Sunday, February 28, 2016.  The chronically happy Mother Tabitha in downtown Calistoga, CA.

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Portrait 365/58.2

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 28th, 2016

Neighbor Billie Elliott on Cedar Street in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

11:45 AM, Saturday, February 27, 2016.  “I’m passionate about gardens and cooking.”  Neighbor Billie Elliott on a warm sunny morning on Cedar Street in Calistoga

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Portrait 365/58.1

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 28th, 2016

Humorist Yvonne Henry and her photographer husband, Chick Harrity, in the door of their sharred Calistoga backyard office. (Clark James Mishler)

11:30 AM, Saturday, February 27, 2016.  Humorist Yvonne Henry and her photographer husband, Chick Harrity, in the door of their shared Calistoga backyard office on Cedar Street.

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Portrait 365/57

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 28th, 2016

High school senior Manuel  "Manny" Martinez on his way home on a drizzly afternoon after tenis practice, in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

4:45 PM, Friday, February 26, 2016.  High school senior Manuel “Manny” Martinez on his way home on a drizzly afternoon after tennis practice in downtown Calistoga

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Portrait 365/56

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 27th, 2016

Stacie and Daniel at Gott's Dinner, Napa, CA (Clark James Mishler)

2 PM, Thursday, February 25, 2016.  “Daniel and I are both interested in working with youth while changing and uplifting our communities.”  -Napa Valley College student athletes Stacie Gatison with Daniel Galarza at Gott’s Diner, Napa, CA.

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Portrait 365/55

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 27th, 2016

South Bend, Indiana physiscians Jody wiseman and Kevin Small in Calistoga while on a business/pleasure trip to Napa Valley. (Clark James Mishler)

4:45 PM, Tuesday, February 24, 2016.  South Bend, Indiana physicians Jody Wiseman and Kevin Small in Calistoga while on a business/pleasure trip to the Napa Valley.

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Portrait 365/54

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 26th, 2016

Sals Associate Patti Phelps at Pennyweight on Main Street in Saint Helena, CA. "These cases came from a department store in Iowa...all the way to Saint Helena...and all the glass survived." (Clark James Mishler)

4 PM, Tuesday, February 23, 2016.  “These vintage cases came from a department store in Iowa…all the way to Saint Helena…and all the glass survived.”  -Sales Associate Patti Phelps at Penny Weight on Main Street in Saint Helena, CA.

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Portrait 365/53

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 23rd, 2016

My gardener neighbor, Nanci M. Smith, in front of her house in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

5 PM, Monday, February 22, 2016.  “I’ve been told that the trees in my yard are over 200 years old…I have a love/hate relationship with them.”  -My neighbor and gardener, Nanci M. Smith, in front of her house in Calistoga.

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Portrait 365/52

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 21st, 2016

Cashier Tatiana Morales at the Wallnut Creek, California Sprouts store (Clark James Mishler)

1:45 PM, Sunday, February 21, 2016.  Cashier Tatiana Morales at the Walnut Creek, California Sprouts store.

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Portrait 365/51

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 21st, 2016

Personal Trainer Kris Damico in downtown Walnut Creek, CA (Clark James Mishler)

2 PM, Saturday, February 20, 2016.  Personal Trainer Kris Damico in downtown Walnut Creek, CA.

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Portrait 365/50

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 21st, 2016

Seattle visual communicator, freind and sage, Mark Hoffman,  while on a visit to Calistoga, California (Clark James Mishler)

3 PM, Friday, February 19, 2016.  Seattle visual communicator, friend and sage, Mark Hoffman, while on a visit to Calistoga, California.

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Portrait 365/49

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 21st, 2016

Tom Pelter inside his vintage 1866 Central Pacific rail car at the Calistoga Wine Stop inside the historic Calistoga Railroad Depot on Lincoln Avenue in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

5 PM, Thursday, February 18, 2016.  “Some come for the wine while others come to see the rail car.”  -Tom Pelter inside his vintage 1866 Central Pacific rail car at the Calistoga Wine Stop inside the Historic Calistoga Railroad Depot on Lincoln Avenue in downtown Calistoga.

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Portrait 365/48

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 21st, 2016

97 year old Frances Elliott in front of the CalMart store in Calistoga.  "My purpose in life is to write...I write poetry...I'm not published or anything...I write for myself." (Clark James Mishler)

3:15 PM, Wednesday, February 17, 2016.  “My purpose in life is to write…I write poetry…I’m not published or anything…I write for myself.”  -97 year old Frances Elliott in front of the CalMart store in Calistoga.

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Portrait 365/47

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 16th, 2016

Napa residends Katie Etie and her boy friend Eladio Miranda on a "stay-cation" in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

4:30 PM, Tuesday, February 16, 2016.  Napa residents Katie Etie and her boy friend, Eladio Miranda, on a “stay-cation” in Calistoga.

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Portrait 365/46

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 16th, 2016

"I run a hotel and Michael is a film promoter." -Eden and Michael Umble on Myrtle Street in Calistoga "So, Michael, what is your purpose in life?" "To follow your dreams...yes, that's my purpose." (Clark James Mishler)

5:15 PM, Monday, February 15, 2016.  “I run a hotel and Michael is a film publicist.” -Eden Umble with husband, Michael, on Myrtle Street in Calistoga.  “So, Michael, what is your purpose in life?” “To follow your dreams…yes, that’s my purpose.”

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Portrait 365/45

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 15th, 2016

Veronica Saleh with her Whippet, Andretti, on a morning  Valentines Day walk  in Calistoga   "Our home is in Palo Alto, though we often stay at our home here in Calistoga." (Clark James Mishler)

10:30 AM, Sunday, February 14, 2016. Veronica Saleh with her Whippet, Andretti, on a morning Valentine’s Day walk in Calistoga.

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Portrait 365/44.2

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 13th, 2016

Mitzi at Market Cafe in Saint Helena, CA (Clark James Mishler)

3:30 PM, Saturday, February 13, 2016.  A pre-Valentine’s Day early dinner with Mitzi at Market in Saint Helena, CA.  (The jalapeno cornbread is to die for.)

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Portrait 365/44.1

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 13th, 2016

Silverado Winery Lab Technition Laura Lugan at the Calistoga Saturday Market. (Clark James Mishler)

11:15 AM, Saturday, February 13, 2015.  Silverado Winery Lab Technician Laura Lugan at the Calistoga Saturday Market.

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Portrait 365/43

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 12th, 2016

18 year old Vallejo resident Hyzel Villatoro inside the Calistoga Roastery.  "So, what would you like to do when you grow up?"  "...Either a model or own a dispensary." (Clark James Mishler)

12:15 PM, Friday, February12, 2016.  18 year old Vallejo resident Hyzel Villatoro inside the Calistoga Roastery.  “So, what would you like to do when you grow up?” “…Either a model or own a dispensary.”

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Portrait 365/42

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 11th, 2016

Semi-retired contractor Steve Hawk, Calistoga  "For my hobby, I work on my 100 year old house." (Clark James Mishler)

5 PM, Thursday, February 11, 2016.  “For my hobby, I work on my 100 year old house.”  -Semi-retired contractor Steve Hawk in front of his home on Cedar Street, Calistoga, CA.

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Portrait 365/41

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 10th, 2016

Alberto Reyes Ambrocio, Mobile Food Seller, Calistoga. "I started this business four years ago...my biggest seller is the icecream sandwich." (Clark James Mishler)

3 PM, Wednesday, February 10, 2016.  “I started this business four years ago and I split my sales with my supplier…my biggest seller is the ice cream sandwich.”  -Alberto Reyes Ambrocio, Mobile Food Seller, Calistoga.

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Portrait 365/40

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 9th, 2016

Jack Rannells with his 6 year old great grand daughter, Brianna, Calistoga  "We are celbrating her second cousin's birthday...even though he lives in Oklahoma." (Clark James Mishler)

3:15 PM, Tuesday, February 9, 2016.  “We are celebrating her second cousin’s birthday…even though he lives in Oklahoma.”  -Jack Rannells with his 6 year old great granddaughter, Brianna, Calistoga, CA.

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Portrait 365/39

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on February 9th, 2016

Carlos and Ruben with Pacific Tree Care on the job in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

10:30 AM, Monday, February 8, 2016.  Carlos and Ruben with Pacific Tree Care on the job on School Street in Calistoga, CA.

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