Capturing the world through photography, video and multimedia

Daryl Gates passes the baton
  • Rick Meyer / Los Angeles Times

Daryl Gates passes the baton

Posted On: 12:50 a.m. | April 23, 2015

Police Chief Daryl F. Gates leads the LAPD concert band at Police Academy graduation ceremonies. View Post»

Son of Revolutionary War veteran interviewed in Downey
  • Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Son of Revolutionary War veteran interviewed in Downey

Posted On: 12:20 a.m. | April 22, 2015

Retired Judge Lewis Patrick Phillips, left, is interviewed by Los Angeles Times writer Burton L. Smith. View Post»

Music in Times' Globe Lobby
  • Los Angeles Times

Music in Times’ Globe Lobby

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | April 20, 2015

Ford Dearborn, Mich., V.F.W. Post Drum and Bugle Corps perform at the Los Angeles Times Globe Lobby. View Post»

Vice President Nixon's 1959 Disneyland visit
  • Ben Olender / Los Angeles Times

Vice President Nixon’s 1959 Disneyland visit

Posted On: 7:00 p.m. | April 18, 2015

Vice-President Richard Nixon and family visit Disneyland. View Post»

Japanese American internment: Manzanar dismantled
  • Phil Bath / Los Angeles Times

Japanese American internment: Manzanar dismantled

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | April 17, 2015

On Nov. 21, 1945, the Manzanar War Relocation Center was closed. Over the next year, the camp was dismantled. View Post»

Dodger Stadium scrabble
  • Larry Sharkey / Los Angeles Times Archive/UCLA

Dodger Stadium scrabble

Posted On: 12:05 a.m. | April 15, 2015

Scrabble being played in press box at Dodger Stadium. View Post»

Requiem Mass for Archbishop John J. Cantwell
  • Los Angeles Times

Requiem Mass for Archbishop John J. Cantwell

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | April 14, 2015

Casket of the late Archbishop John J. Canwell during Requiem Mass at St. Vibiana's Cathedral. View Post»

CHP arrest demonstration
  • Rick Meyer / Los Angeles Times

CHP arrest demonstration

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | April 13, 2015

As students watch, California Highway Patrol officers point guns at "fugitives" during pursuit, apprehension, disarming and arrest demonstration. View Post»

Japanese American internment: Returning to Los Angeles
  • Los Angeles Times

Japanese American internment: Returning to Los Angeles

Posted On: 12:43 a.m. | April 10, 2015

In January, 1945, the exclusion order under Executive Order 9066 was rescinded and Japanese-American internees were allowed to return to the West Coast. View Post»

Los Angeles veterans return from France
  • Security First National Bank

Los Angeles veterans return from France

Posted On: 4:34 a.m. | April 9, 2015

Soldiers from Co. F, 117th Engineers march on Broadway after return from France following World War I. View Post»

1977 induction into volunteer Army
  • George Rose / Los Angeles Times

1977 induction into volunteer Army

Posted On: 12:15 a.m. | April 8, 2015

An induction ceremony for volunteers into the U.S. Army at the Armed Forces Building on Wilshire Blvd. in Los Angeles. View Post»

1963 sit-in at the Federal Building
  • Bruce Cox / Los Angeles Times

1963 sit-in at the Federal Building

Posted On: 12:12 a.m. | April 6, 2015

Aug. 28, 1963: Demonstrators during sit-in at the Federal Building in Los Angeles. View Post»

Easter Morn
  • Paul Calvert / Los Angeles Times

Easter Morn

Posted On: 12:18 a.m. | April 3, 2015

Photo by Paul Calvert titled "Easter Morn." View Post»

Union Station's lonely years
  • Jack Gaunt / Los Angeles Times

Union Station’s lonely years

Posted On: 12:14 a.m. | April 2, 2015

In the 1970s and 80s, Union Station was underultized. View Post»

Refueling Disneyland's nuclear submarines

Refueling Disneyland’s nuclear submarines

Posted On: 12:11 a.m. | April 1, 2015

With the snow-covered peak of Matterhorn behind him, Disneyland maintenance worker Larry Kleser refuels the fleet of 'atomic' submarines used on the Submarine Voyage. View Post»

Rick Meyer wins Lifetime Achievement award
  • Rick Meyer / Los Angeles Times

Rick Meyer wins Lifetime Achievement award

Posted On: 8:21 a.m. | March 29, 2015

On Saturday, March 28, 2015, the Press Photographers Association of Greater Los Angeles presented former Los Angeles Times staff photographer Rick Meyer with one of two Lifetime Achievement awards. 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.


  • Jeff Amlotte
  • Don Bartletti
  • Liz O. Baylen
  • Mark Boster
  • Bob Chamberlin
  • Bryan Chan
  • Michael Robinson Chavez
  • Myung J. Chun
  • Jay L. Clendenin
  • Carolyn Cole
  • Anne Cusack
  • Barbara Davidson
  • Ricardo DeAratanha
  • Gina Ferazzi
  • Gary Friedman
  • Robert Gauthier
  • Lawrence K. Ho
  • Don Kelsen
  • Irfan Khan
  • Glenn Koenig
  • Robert Lachman
  • Rick Loomis
  • Kirk McKoy
  • Mel Melcon
  • Genaro Molina
  • Francine Orr
  • Allen J. Schaben
  • Al Seib
  • Luis Sinco
  • Wally Skalij
  • Brian van der Brug

Need help or have a question?

Visit our FAQ page »