Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Pictures of the Year International competition
  • Marcus Yam / Los Angeles Times

Pictures of the Year International competition

Posted On: 1:28 p.m. | March 3, 2015

Top prizes in the 72nd Pictures of the Year International photojournalism contest went to photographers for the New York Times and the Commercial Appeal. Daniel Berehulak, a freelancer for the New York Times, won photographer of the year and Brad Vest of the Commercial Appeal in Memphis, Tenn., was named newspaper photographer of the year. Los Angeles Times photographers Rick Loomis and... View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 2, 2015

Pictures in the News | March 2, 2015

Posted On: 11:38 a.m. | March 2, 2015

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in the skid row area of downtown Los Angeles, where a man places a cardboard sign at the site of a deadly officer-involved shooting that claimed the life a homeless man. View Post»

Polio vaccinations
  • Garry Watson / Los Angeles Times

Polio vaccinations

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | February 28, 2015

After extensive testing in 1954, Dr. Jonas Salk's polio vaccine was licensed for human use on April 12, 1955. View Post»

Review: Polar Pro PowerPole

Review: Polar Pro PowerPole

Posted On: 10:30 p.m. | February 27, 2015

While most photography gadgets solve one problem, Polar Pro PowerPole Battery-Integrated GoPro Pole solves two combining a backup power source and an extension for your GoPro. View Post»


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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