Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Gusty Santa Ana winds blow spray off of the top of a wave as a surfer tucks into a wind-groomed tube south of the Huntington Beach pier.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times

At USC, the Mitlanxiocoalt dance group participates in a demonstration with students opposing the administration's decision to move El Centro Chicano -- a student retention, programming and support center -- into a smaller facility.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Christina House / For The Times

Los Angeles Fire Capt. Ron Matsuo surveys damage to a wholesale fabric business in downtown L.A. after firefighters spent more than 90 minutes battling a blaze there.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times

Firefighters conduct a search of an apartment destroyed by an explosion at a fertilizer plant.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: LM Otero / Associated Press

A woman is consoled by a sheriff's deputy at a command post after an explosion killed as many as 15 people and injured at least 160 in what may be the worst U.S. industrial disaster since the Texas refinery blast in 2005.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Mike Fuentes / Bloomberg

South Bay area runners gather at the Manhattan Beach Pier for a "Solidarity Run For Boston" and candlelight vigil in honor of the victims of Monday's bombing at the Boston Marathon.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Luis Sinco / Los Angeles Times

Crime scene investigators inspect a rooftop above the site of a bombing on Boylston Street. Investigators continue to work the scene of a two-bomb explosion at the finish line of the Boston Marathon.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Darren McCollester / Getty Images

An injured Steve Nash of the Lakers celebrates during a game with the Rockets at Staples Center.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Wally Skalij / Los Angeles Times

Runners pull up after finishing The NGK Spark Plugs EBF Maiden Fillies' Stakes at Newmarket racecourse.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Alan Crowhurst / Getty Images

A white lion cub in his pen at the Pont-Scorff zoo in western France. Three lion cubs, two males and a female, were born on Feb. 23 and were shown for the first time to the public.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: FRED TANNEAU / AFP / Getty Images

A visitor watches "Circles (Curved Down Under)" by German artist Hans Kotter at the Art Cologne fair.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Frank Augstein / Associated Press

Iranian air force members march during the army day parade.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: BEHROUZ MEHRI / AFP / Getty Images

A Palestinian man sells toffee apples at a beach at sunset as Palestinians across the West Bank and Gaza Strip marked Prisoners' Day with a series of low-key rallies as inmates themselves staged a hunger strike.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMMED ABED / AFP / Getty Images

Youths peek through a barrier as they wait to enter a stadium where Zimbabwe's 33rd independence celebrations are being held.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi / Associated Press

An Indian devotee carries his 88-year-old old visually impaired mother while on pilgrimage. He has set out taking his mother to visit all major Hindu pilgrimage sites across the country, traveling between six and 10 kilometers daily on average.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SANJEEV GUPTA / EPA

A eunuch dances at a procession during a national meet of the community. The meet is being held to demand increased political representation ahead of the country's general elections and also to elect a leader for the community.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Deepak Sharma / Associated Press

Temple priests, center, raise their hands as they instruct devotees to pull the chariot of Hindu deity Lord Lingaraj during the Asokastami festival.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Biswaranjan Rout / Associated Press

Children walk across a muddy agricultural field following heavy rains in recent days. Kenya's annual long rains have brought heavy flooding around the country, displacing thousands of people.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Ben Curtis / Associated Press

People move an injured earthquake victim to a military helicopter near the Iran border. Pakistani emergency officials confirmed at least 30 deaths in Mashkhel area of Pakistan's Baluchistan province.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: WAHEED KHAN / EPA

Rickshaw drivers wait for customers at a popular tourist area in Beijing. Foreign direct investment in China rose marginally in the first quarter, the government announced, led by Japanese, EU and U.S. companies after declining last year.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ED JONES / AFP / Getty Images

Circus Oz performer Mason West performs at the site of the future home of Circus Oz.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JULIAN SMITH / EPA

More galleries on Framework

return to gallery

Pictures in the News | April 18, 2013

Pictures in the News | February 19, 2015

Thursday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where a portion of the Exxon Mobil refinery in Torrance has been shut down after a large explosion injured four workers....   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 18, 2013

Pictures in the News | June 27, 2014

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the Southland, where U.S. soccer fans on the Hermosa Beach Pier had much to celebrate after their team's loss to Germany: The U.S. was...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 18, 2013

Pictures in the News | May 6, 2014

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News, Russian soldiers march during a rehearsal of the Victory Day Parade in Moscow. The parade will take place in Red Square on Friday to...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 18, 2013

U.S. Air Force photographer Russell Scalf honored as military photographer of the year

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Russell Scalf has been named the military photographer of the year for work done in 2013. Scalf’s work was among thousands of photos reviewed by...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 18, 2013

Pictures in the News | Aug. 6, 2013

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: — Firefighters drive next to a dangerous wall of flames while battling the   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 18, 2013

It's Oscar Time! 2013

Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, is the 85th Academy Awards show. It's time for a From the Archive look at Oscar ceremonies and winners. This gallery, first posted last year, has been...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 18, 2013

Pictures in the News | Sept. 4, 2012

In Tuesday's Pictures in the News: Protesters brave water cannons as they break through barricades toward Indian police in New Delhi. Supporters of Pakistani religious party...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 18, 2013

Pictures in the News | March 19, 2012

Monday's Pictures in the News begins in Washington, D.C., where the Jefferson Memorial in Washington, D.C., serves as a backdrop to the cherry blossoms, which are in full...   View Post»

   

Celebrity Portraits: 2012

Celebrity Portraits: 2012

A new year brings a new batch of celebrity portraits. The collection of photography for 2011 was...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | April 18, 2013

Pictures in the News | Sept. 30, 2011

Friday's Pictures in the News begins in the Philippines, where residents wade through chest-deep floodwaters after massive flooding north of Manila. The heavy rains from typhoon...   View Post»

Pictures in the News | April 18, 2013

Thursday’s Pictures in the News begins in Texas, where rescuers are going door-to-door in neighborhoods decimated by the explosion at the West, Texas, fertilizer plant, searching in closets and under beds for residents after a massive blast that killed as many as 15 people and injured more than 160. More Photos

In Boston, crime scene investigators inspect a rooftop above the site of a bombing on Boylston Street as investigators continue to work the scene of a two-bomb explosion at the finish line of the marathon that killed three people and injured more than 170 others. On the West Coast, runners gather at the Manhattan Beach Pier in California for a “Solidarity Run For Boston” and candlelight vigil in honor of the victims of Monday’s bombing of the Boston Marathon.

In India, a devotee carries his 88-year-old old visually impaired mother on his shoulders while on a pilgrimage. He has set out taking his mother on his shoulders to visit all major Hindu pilgrimage sites across the country, traveling between six and 10 kilometers daily on an average. In Ajmer, India, a eunuch dances at a procession during a national meet of the community to demand increased political representation ahead of the country’s general elections and also to elect a leader for the community.

Elsewhere, an injured Steve Nash of the Lakers celebrates during a game with the Rockets at Staples Center that propelled the team into the playoffs; jockeys pull up after finishing the NGK Spark Plugs EBF Maiden Fillies’ Stakes at Newmarket racecourse in England; and youths peek through a barrier as they wait to enter a stadium where Zimbabwe’s 33rd independence celebrations are being held in Harare.

Add stops in China, Australia, Iran and France to round out the report.

1 Comment

  1. April 18, 2013, 7:42 pm

    Nice shot

    By: chinuephillips58

Add a comment or a question.

If you are under 13 years of age you may read this message board, but you may not participate. Here are the full legal terms you agree to by using this comment form.

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until they've been approved.

Required

Required, will not be published