Framework

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Big Wednesday | Hurricane Marie generates high surf along the SoCal coast

Big Wednesday | Hurricane Marie generates high surf along the SoCal coast

Posted On: 8:11 a.m. | August 28, 2014

From Santa Barbara to San Diego, the pounding surf — unleashed by Hurricane Marie circulating off the Baja coast — whipped up a quintessential Southern California scene: surfers and body-boarders scrambling to the beach to ride the monster waves while thousands of spectators arrived to bear witness, clogging the roadways and lining the seashore. View Post»

The Week in Pictures | Aug. 25 – 31, 2014
  • Alberto Saiz / Associated Press

The Week in Pictures | Aug. 25 – 31, 2014

Posted On: 6:00 p.m. | August 29, 2014

Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. This week, Mother Nature was on display around the globe. In Papua New Guinea, Mount Tavurvur erupted, spewing rocks and ash into the air, forcing the evacuation of local communities and international flights to be re-routed. In Southern California, huge ocean swells generated by Hurricane Marie battered the coast, producing eye-popping... View Post»

Pictures in the News | August 29, 2014
  • Fabrice Coffrini / AFP/Getty Images

Pictures in the News | August 29, 2014

Posted On: 8:16 a.m. | August 29, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins off the SoCal coast in Catalina, where the waves created days earlier by Hurricane Marie off the coast of Baja California, tore apart piers, shoved boats on land, created sinkholes, ripped away pieces of a sea wall and sent boulders tumbling to the shoreline. View Post»

Los Angeles County Fair
  • Ben Olender / Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles County Fair

Posted On: 5:00 p.m. | August 28, 2014

A From the Archives look back at the Los Angeles County Fair. View Post»

Pictures in the News | Aug. 28, 2014

Pictures in the News | Aug. 28, 2014

Posted On: 10:19 a.m. | August 28, 2014

In Thursday's Pictures in the News, monster waves sparked by Hurricane Marie draw a crowd and brave surfers in Newport Beach. Pomona: A new nighttime exhibit called Luminasia, a sprawling display of larger-than-life Chinese lanterns, at the Los Angeles County Fair that opens Friday. Long Beach: Police search for evidence Wednesday after an officer-involved shooting in the 6300 block of... View Post»

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Framework, the photography and video blog of the Los Angeles Times, celebrates the power and explores the craft of visual storytelling. The blog highlights the work of Times photojournalists who frame by frame, document the drama, the emotion and sometimes the humor of life. Framework also aims to serve as a resource hub for photography, multimedia and video enthusiasts who share our passion. We will trade insights and discuss the tools and techniques of telling stories through images. Have a look and let us know what you think.

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