Salmon Swimming Upstream - 1:58

In Mark's backyard there is a class 5 salmon stream.  Every year salmon come back here to spawn.  This is from that very stream in late November.

Spawning Salmon Fight - 5:22

In that same backyard stream, two competing salmon go head to head, or probably head to tail...


Rare behavioral footage of salmon before the spawn.

Eagle Flag Airbrush Reveal - 1:35

Mark recently finished a commissioned piece for the inside of a Corvette hood.  The assignment: an eagle with the US flag over it's face.  Here is Mark removing the final frisket masking to reveal the (nearly) finished painting.

Mark Dalton paints a Prosthetic Leg - 1:30

Here is Mark painting a leg prosthetic for a veteran who lost his leg in combat.  Mark takes special pride in working with members of the armed services, helping provide a unique and engaging look to their prosthetic limbs.

The Man with the Seahawks Leg - King 5 News

Pete Nichols lost a leg in a motorcycle accident. After the Seahawks won Super Bowl 48, he got permission from to use the team's helmet design as a tattoo for his prosthetic. Then, to get it made, he went to a one of a kind port orchard company called Prosthetic Ink.  Airbrush artist Wm. Mark Dalton, who usually works on hot rods and Harleys, did the paint job.


Click to see the King 5 news story


Above Iliamna - 5:32

A beautiful video documenting the salmon returning to Lake Iliamna in Alaska.  Shot with a lot of drone footage gives the opportunity to see salmon spawning ponds from a unique angle.


Film by Jason Ching.

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All images and content © 2020 Dalton Art Studios.  Fishing is a passion that we hope to capture and share through Mark's classically rendered artwork.   Please fish responsibly and remember that we share the earth with all animals and they deserve our care and respect.

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