Framework

Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

A member of the so-called Blockupy alliance dressed as a clown tries to provoke a police officer outside the European Central Bank in Frankfurt, Germany, as groups representing social movements, activists, workers, trade unions and political parties protest austerity measures and the authority of the bank as its new headquarters are inaugurated.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ARNE DEDERT / DPA

A pretzel vendor in Frankfurt, Germany, goes where the customers are as opponents of austerity measures and the European Central Bank's authority gather to protest at the opening of the bank's new headquarters.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ARNE DEDERT / DPA

An Afghan honor guard takes part in graduation ceremonies for newly appointed officers at the National Military Academy in Kabul.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: WAKIL KOHSAR / AFP

The Northern Lights, or Aurora borealis, glow in the skies over Lietzen, Germany, farther south than they are usually seen, after a solar storm sent a giant cloud of electrically charged particles through the Earth's atmosphere.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: PATRICK PLEUL / DPA

Colombian cyclist Nairo Quintana celebrates as he crosses the finish line of the snowy fifth stage of the Tirreno-Adriatico race in San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: LUK BENIES / AFP

A man walks through a cloud of smoke produced by a fireworks display during the Fallas Festival in Valencia, Spain, which celebrates St. Joseph, the patron of carpenters.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: KAI FOERSTERLING / EFE

An ambulance crew moves a victim from the scene of a deadly drive-by shooting outside a market in Stockton. Seven people were shot, three fatally,

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Clifford Oto / The Record

Tunisian security officers take up positions on the street after gunmen opened fire at Tunis' Bardo Museum in an attack that left at least 21 people dead, including many tourists.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMED MESSARA / EPA

More galleries on Framework

return to gallery

Black Friday shopping hunt for deals starts earlier this year

Black Friday shopping hunt for deals starts earlier this year

The annual rush to shop this holiday season got underway in earnest on Thanksgiving as retailers began putting out their Black Friday specials early, and crowds showed up to...   View Post»

   

Pictures in the News | March 18, 2015

Pictures in the News | February 14, 2012

Today we are bringing you our Valentine's Day installment of Pictures in the News. We begin in England where Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, visited charities on her first...   View Post»

   

Freeing Dylan

Freeing Dylan

Dylan Catania was born with what his surgeon called "a big, bad brain." Would severing half of it give him a chance at a normal life? Times photographers Francine Orr and...   View Post»

Pictures in the News | March 18, 2015

In Wednesday’s Pictures in the News, “Blockupy” activists gather outside the European Central Bank in Frankfurt, Germany, prior to the opening of the bank’s new headquarters to protest austerity measures and the ECB’s power.

Maerkisch-Oderland, Germany: The Northern Lights, or Aurora borealis, are observed in the night sky farther south than normal after a solar storm sent a giant cloud of electrically charged particles through Earth’s atmosphere.

Tunis, Tunisia: Tunisian security officers take up positions after gunmen opened fire at the Bardo Museum in an attack that left at least 21 people dead.

And there’s more.

No comments yet

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