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 365/142

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 24th, 2017

Socorro Gallardo paints the fence in front of their home in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

6:46 PM, Monday, May 22, 2017.  Socorro Gallardo paints the fence in front of their home in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 24th, 2017

A man in automobile shirt attends the classic car show in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

10:43 AM, Sunday, May 21, 2017.  A man in automobile shirt attends the classic car show in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 24th, 2017

"I want to play professional baseball...men's professional baseball and I want to pitch."  -Ten year old Afton Parks with her father, Christian after a game of catch at Calistoga Elementary school (Clark James Mishler)

6:37 PM, Saturday, May 20, 2017.  “I want to play professional baseball…men’s professional baseball and I want to pitch.”  -Ten year old Afton Parks with her father, Christian, after a game of catch at Calistoga Elementary School

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 24th, 2017

Executive Director of Solage Resort, Helen Brown with her dog, Chui, near her home in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

7:21 PM, Friday, May 19, 2017.  Executive Director of Solage Resort, Helen Brown walks with her dog, Chui, near her home in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 24th, 2017

Wine maker Mark Doherty waters his lawn with his 10 year old dog, Rufus, and 14 year old cat, Linus, on the porch of his house in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

6:10 PM, Thursday, May 18, 2017.  Wine maker Mark Doherty waters his lawn with his 10 year old dog, Rufus, and 14 year old cat, Linus, from the porch of his house in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 17th, 2017

Veteran firefighter Jaime Orozco directs new recruits during hose training at the Community Pool in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

12:59 PM, Wednesday, May 17, 2017.  Veteran firefighter Jaime Orozco directs new recruits during hose training at the Community Pool in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 17th, 2017

"I love Calistoga but Anne thinks it's a little slow...that's why we have a place in the city."  -John and Anne Wack stand in front of their home on Washington Street. (Clark James Mishler)

6:29 PM, Tuesday, May 16, 2017.  “I love Calistoga but Anne thinks it’s a little slow…that’s why we have a place in the city.” -John and Anne Wack stand in front of their home on Washington Street.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 17th, 2017

Wine advisor Cory Johnston with his three year old son, Jaxson, take an after dinner bike ride (Clark James Mishler)

8:17 PM, Monday, May 15, 2017.  Wine advisor Cory Johnston with his three year old son, Jaxson, take an after dinner bike ride.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 17th, 2017

Esthetician Jen Freutel with her daughters, Skylar (11) and Hayden (7) in front of their home in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

6:57 PM, Sunday, May 14, 2017.  Esthetician Jen Freutel with her daughters, Skylar (11) and Hayden (7) on Mother’s Day in front of their home in Calistoga

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 17th, 2017

"Growing up in the north of Norway, I always dreamed of living in a sunny spot...I found it here in Calistoga.  This sun showed up in my clay and promised me a sunny future."   -Torild Roberts with her partner, Ernest Rankin, prepare to hang her ceramic sun on the front their home on Washington Street in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

11:56 AM, Saturday, May13, 2017.  “Growing up in the north of Norway, I always dreamed of living in a sunny spot…I found it here in Calistoga.  This sun showed up in my clay and promised me a sunny future.” -Torlid Roberts with her partner, Ernest Rankin, prepare to hang her ceramic sun on the front their home on Washington Street in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 13th, 2017

Calistoga resident Debbie Derrig at her son's teeball practice. (Clark James Mishler)

6:11 PM, Friday, May 12, 2017.  Calistoga resident Debbie Derrig reacts at her son’s teeball practice.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 12th, 2017

Professional painter and Middletown resident Alex Torres works on a painting project in Calistoga (Clark James Mishler)

8:49 AM, Thursday, May 11, 2017.  “The 2015 fire burned down our house…we lost everything.”  -Professional painter and Middletown resident Alex Torres works on a painting project in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 12th, 2017

Tenth grade Calistoga High School student Karina Hernandez returns from Calmart with Flowers for Mother's Day.  "Today is Mother's Day in Mexico." (Clark James Mishler)

7:10 PM, Wednesday, May 10, 2017.  “Today is Mother’s Day in Mexico.”  -Tenth grade Calistoga High School student Karina Hernandez returns from Calmart with Flowers for her Mother.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 12th, 2017

Bussman Akram Buhary polishes wine glasses at the Farmhouse Inn in Sonoma County (Clark James Mishler)

7:41 PM, Tuesday, May 9, 2017.  Busser Akram Buhary polishes wine glasses at the Farmhouse Inn in Sonoma County.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 12th, 2017

Bryan awaits guests for a special event at Cindy's Backstreet Kitchen in Saint Helena (Clark James Mishler)

6:27 PM, Monday, May 8, 2017.  Bryan awaits guests for a special event at Cindy’s Backstreet Kitchen in Saint Helena.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 12th, 2017

Executive Chef Alex Espinoza prepares food for a wine country familiarization trip for visitor industry professionals at Peju Winery in Pope Valley organized by Revealed Enterprises (Clark James Mishler)

1:18 PM, Sunday, May 7, 2017.  Executive Chef Alex Espinoza prepares food for a wine country familiarization trip for visitor industry professionals at Peju Winery in Pope Valley.

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Portrait 365/126.2

Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 12th, 2017

Calistoga high school students Vitoria Montanez and Jasmin Romero wait outside the Quinceanera celebration at the Napa Fairgrounds in Calistoga.  hernandez_kari12@yahoo.com (Clark James Mishler)

8:09 PM, Saturday, May 6, 2017.  Calistoga high school students Vitoria Montanez and Jasmin Romero wait outside the Quinceanera celebration at the Napa Fairgrounds in Calistoga.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 12th, 2017

Five year old Calistoga resident Naomi Golm at Vincent Arroyo Vineyard (Clark James Mishler)

1:23 PM, Saturday, May 6, 2017.  Five year old Calistoga resident Naomi Golm is sensitive to the afternoon sun while visiting Vincent Arroyo Vineyard.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 12th, 2017

Eighth graders and best friends Carlos Salomon and Yahir Carrillo take a break from shooting hoops at Calistoga High School. (Clark James Mishler)

6:45 PM, Friday, May 5, 2017.  Eighth graders and best friends Carlos Salomon and Yahir Carrillo take a break from shooting hoops at Calistoga High School.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 12th, 2017

The Calistoga High School baseball team (Clark James Mishler)

5:10 PM, Thursday, May 4, 2017.  “This team had a rough start.  After loosing their first games badly, they have really turned things around.  I contribute it all to hard work and determination.”  -Coach Ziggy Gutierrez praises his Calistoga High School baseball team.

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Posted in Portrait a day by admin on May 4th, 2017

"Over the last 3 yrs I have learned that tee ball is about keeping the kids excited about the sport. It's not always about teaching them the proper techniques. I get surprised everytime one of my players makes an amazing catch or gets great contact on the ball with the bat. Which makes this worth every minute I volunteer. "                                      - Calistoga T-Ball Tigers coach and wine salesman Keegan Barrett with his sons, Kooper (6) and Easton (3), are the first to arrive for practice at the Calistoga Elementary School. (Clark James Mishler)

3:55 PM, Wednesday, May 3, 2017.  “Over the last 3 yrs I have learned that tee ball is about keeping the kids excited about the sport. It’s not always about teaching them the proper techniques. I get surprised every time one of my players makes an amazing catch or gets great contact on the ball with the bat…which makes this worth every minute I volunteer. ”   – Calistoga Tee-Ball Tigers coach and wine salesman Keegan Barrett with his sons, Kooper (6) and Easton (3), are the first to arrive for practice at the Calistoga Elementary School.

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

I"I love working with animals and making them look good...some literally prance after being groomed." -Napa resident and mobile dog groomer Serena Beenblossom at the end of the day in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

5:24 PM, Tuesday, May 2, 2017.  “I love working with animals and making them look good…some literally prance after being groomed.”  -Napa resident and mobile dog groomer Serena Beenblossom at the end of a day’s work in Calistoga.

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

"We love family dodgeball...girls against the boys.  The boys beat up on us...they show no mercy.  Someday we will be victorious!"  -Genevieve Welsh with her husband, Thomas Brown, and children, Hazel (7) and Oscar (9), in the driveway of their home on Cedar Street in Calistoga. (Clark James Mishler)

7:21 PM, Monday, May 1, 2017.  “We love family dodgeball…girls against the boys. The boys beat up on us…they show no mercy. Someday we will be victorious!” -Genevieve Welsh with her husband, Thomas Brown, and children, Hazel (7) and Oscar (9), in the driveway of their home on Cedar Street in Calistoga.

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

Photographer Bruce Morton with his assistant, Alan, pose inside their portable "tintype" portrait studio at the Petaluma Antique Fair. (Clark James Mishler)

1:38 PM, Sunday, April 30, 2017.  “It is nice to see what we look like while working”   -Photographer Bruce Morton with his assistant, Alan, pose inside their portable “tintype” portrait studio at the Petaluma Antique Fair.

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

Diana sells vintage items in front of her home during the Petaluma Antique Fair. (Clark James Mishler)

12:09 PM, Sunday, April 30, 2017.  Diana sells vintage items in front of her home during the Petaluma Antique Fair.

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